24 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

24 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

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Punta Cana
— Few hours
2
La Romana
— 2 nights
3
San Pedro de Macoris
— Few hours
4
Juan Dolio
— Few hours
5
Boca Chica
— 2 nights
6
Santo Domingo
— 4 nights
7
San Cristobal
— Few hours
8
Bonao
— 1 night
9
Jarabacoa
— 1 night
10
Santiago de los Caballeros
— 1 night
11
Puerto Plata
— 2 nights
12
Sosua
— Few hours
13
Gaspar Hernandez
— 1 night
14
Nagua
— Few hours
15
Las Terrenas
— 2 nights
16
Las Galeras
— 1 day
17
Monte Plata
— 1 night
18
Bayaguana
— 1 night
19
Miches
— 1 night
20
Higuey
— Few hours
21
Punta Cana
— 4 nights

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Punta Cana

Punta Cana
In an area boasting beaches that face both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, vacations in Punta Cana have been popular with tourists since the early 1970s.
To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Punta Cana online route builder.

If you are flying in from Malta, the closest major aiports are Punta Cana International Airport, Casa De Campo International Airport and Las Américas International Airport. In July, daytime highs in Punta Cana are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to La Romana.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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La Romana

La Romana ©
The city of La Romana offers good access to some of the most popular resorts in the Dominican Republic.
Altos de Chavon has been added to your itinerary.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the La Romana trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Punta Cana to La Romana takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in La Romana, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Fri) before leaving for San Pedro de Macoris.

Things to do in La Romana

Historic Sites
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Altos de Chavon ©
Altos de Chavon

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San Pedro de Macoris

San Pedro de Macoris ©
San Pedro de Macorís is a municipality in the Dominican Republic and the capital of the San Pedro de Macorís province in the south-eastern region of the country; it is among the 5 largest cities of the Dominican Republic. You've now added Catedral San Pedro Apostol to your itinerary. On the 26th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral San Pedro Apostol.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the San Pedro de Macoris road trip planner.

You can drive from La Romana to San Pedro de Macoris in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Juan Dolio.

Things to do in San Pedro de Macoris

Historic Sites
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Catedral San Pedro Apostol ©
Catedral San Pedro Apostol

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Juan Dolio

Juan Dolio
The beach town of Juan Dolio offers a number of sprawling resorts and more independent businesses than most tourist destinations in the area.
To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Juan Dolio trip planning tool.

Juan Dolio is just a short distance from San Pedro de Macoris. In July in Juan Dolio, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 26th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Boca Chica.

Things to do in Juan Dolio

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Boca Chica

Boca Chica ©
An established vacation destination, Boca Chica caters mostly to European visitors and residents of nearby Santo Domingo, who flock here to take advantage of developed beaches lapped by shallow Caribbean waters.
To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Boca Chica trip builder.

Boca Chica is very close to Juan Dolio. In July in Boca Chica, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Boca Chica

Historic Sites
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Iglesia San Rafael Arcangel ©
Iglesia San Rafael Arcangel

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Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Museo De Las Casas Reales and Fortaleza Ozama. Catedral Primada de America and Alcazar de Colon are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Zona Colonial, steep yourself in history at Convento de los Dominicos, explore the world behind art at Amber Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church and Convent of Santo Domingo Regina Angelorum.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Santo Domingo day trip website.

Getting from Boca Chica to Santo Domingo by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Thu) before leaving for San Cristobal.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Catedral Primada de America
Catedral Primada de America
Alcazar de Colon ©
Alcazar de Colon
Convento de los Dominicos ©
Convento de los Dominicos

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San Cristobal

San Cristobal
You've now added Nigua Ecological Park to your itinerary. On the 1st (Thu), stroll through Nigua Ecological Park.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Cristobal trip planner.

San Cristobal is just a stone's throw from Santo Domingo. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bonao.

Things to do in San Cristobal

Wildlife Parks
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Bonao

Bonao
Bonao is the capital of Monseñor Nouel province, Dominican Republic. To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bonao travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Cristobal to Bonao in an hour. August in Bonao sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Jarabacoa.

Things to do in Bonao

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Jarabacoa

Jarabacoa
Occupying a scenic spot in the foothills of a mountain range, Jarabacoa offers a laid-back atmosphere and a pleasant window into rural Dominican life.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Jarabacoa road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bonao to Jarabacoa in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Santiago de los Caballeros.

Things to do in Jarabacoa

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Santiago de los Caballeros

Santiago de los Caballeros ©
Founded in 1496 by Christopher Columbus' brother, Santiago de los Caballeros was among the very first European settlements in the Americas, which explains its nickname: "First Santiago of the Americas." Today, the city represents one of the Western Hemisphere's major financial, cultural, and industrial centers.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Monumento Natural Pico Diego de Ocampo. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to La Aurora Cigar Factory.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Santiago de los Caballeros trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Jarabacoa to Santiago de los Caballeros takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a shuttle. In August, daytime highs in Santiago de los Caballeros are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to Puerto Plata.

Things to do in Santiago de los Caballeros

Wildlife Parks
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Monumento Natural Pico Diego de Ocampo ©
Monumento Natural Pico Diego de Ocampo

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Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata ©
Although out of fashion in the past decades, major revitalization efforts have made a trip to Puerto Plata a growingly popular option for the adventurous travelers.
Pico Isabel de Torres has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico Isabel de Torres and then steep yourself in history at Fortaleza San Felipe.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Puerto Plata trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Santiago de los Caballeros to Puerto Plata by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Sosua.

Things to do in Puerto Plata

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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27 Charcos ©
27 Charcos
Pico Isabel de Torres ©
Pico Isabel de Torres
Fortaleza San Felipe ©
Fortaleza San Felipe

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Sosua

Sosua
A hub for scuba-diving in the area and adventures along the north coast, Sosua itineraries tend to make good use of the scenic coastline.
To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Sosua vacation maker tool.

Getting from Puerto Plata to Sosua by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Sosua are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Gaspar Hernandez.

Things to do in Sosua

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Gaspar Hernandez

Gaspar Hernandez
Gaspar Hernández is a city and a beach in the Espaillat province of the Dominican Republic. Plan my trip to Gaspar Hernandez with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Sosua to Gaspar Hernandez takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Gaspar Hernandez are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You will have some time to spend on the 7th (Wed) before leaving for Nagua.

Things to do in Gaspar Hernandez

Outdoors Tours
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Nagua

Nagua
For the clothing style among some indigenous peoples in Panama, Puerto Rico and Costa Rica see Ngäbe people#DressNagua is the capital of María Trinidad Sánchez province, in the northeastern Dominican Republic.A medium-sized town, Nagua's economy relies on the production of agricultural products, principally rice, coconuts, and cocoa bean. To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Nagua trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Gaspar Hernandez to Nagua takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Gaspar Hernandez in August, plan for little chillier days in Nagua, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Las Terrenas.

Things to do in Nagua

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Las Terrenas

Las Terrenas
Las Terrenas is a town on the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic, located in the province of Samaná. Plan trip to Las Terrenas with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Nagua to Las Terrenas in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Las Terrenas are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Las Galeras.

Things to do in Las Terrenas

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Las Galeras

Las Galeras ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): cruise along Nat Tours Samana.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Galeras road trip website.

Traveling by car from Las Terrenas to Las Galeras takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Monte Plata.

Things to do in Las Galeras

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nat Tours Samana ©
Nat Tours Samana

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Monte Plata

Monte Plata
Monte Plata is a municipality and the capital of the Monte Plata province in the Dominican Republic. For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Monte Plata travel planning app.

Getting from Las Galeras to Monte Plata by car takes about 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Monte Plata can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Sat) before leaving for Bayaguana.

Things to do in Monte Plata

Nature Parks
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Bayaguana

Bayaguana
Bayaguana is a municipality of the Monte Plata province in the Dominican Republic.As of the Dominican Republic's 2002 census, the municipality had a total population of 34,786 inhabitants, of which 19,001 resided in urban areas and 15,785 in rural areas.Bayaguana was founded in 1606, when Spain resettled colonists from the northern and western part of Hispaniola closer to Santo Domingo. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Salto de Socoa.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bayaguana route app.

Bayaguana is just a stone's throw from Monte Plata. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Miches.

Things to do in Bayaguana

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Salto de Socoa
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Miches

Miches ©
Miches is a town located in El Seibo province in the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Montana Redonda as well as Playa Esmeralda. On the 11th (Sun), kick back and relax at Playa Esmeralda.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Miches trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bayaguana to Miches takes 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Miches are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Higuey.

Things to do in Miches

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Montana Redonda ©
Montana Redonda

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Higuey

Higuey ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Catedral Nuestra Senora de la Altagracia.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Higuey day trip site.

Getting from Miches to Higuey by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Higuey are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Punta Cana.

Things to do in Higuey

Historic Sites
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Punta Cana

Punta Cana ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Marina Cap Cana as well as Juanillo Beach. Enjoy Punta Cana some more: see the interesting displays at Aromas Museum.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Punta Cana trip builder app.

Getting from Higuey to Punta Cana by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Juanillo Beach ©
Juanillo Beach
Aromas Museum ©
Aromas Museum
Marina Cap Cana ©
Marina Cap Cana

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