24 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

24 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

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24 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  17​h
1
Punta Cana
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Boca de Yuma
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
La Romana
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
4
San Pedro de Macoris
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
5
Boca Chica
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
6
Santo Domingo
— 8 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Tel Aviv

8
nights
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Macao Beach and Bavaro Beach. Get some cultural insight at Aromas Museum and ChocoMuseo Punta Cana. Take a break from Punta Cana with a short trip to Museo de La Altagracia in Higuey, about 34 minutes away. There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, contemplate the waterfront views at Hoyo Azul, enjoy the sand and surf at Juanillo Beach, and find something for the whole family at Manati Park Bavaro.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Punta Cana trip itinerary planning tool .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Punta Cana is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Punta Cana, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Punta Cana are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Boca de Yuma.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Museo de La Altagracia
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Bavaro Beach ©
Bavaro Beach
Macao Beach ©
Macao Beach
Safaris

1
night
Boca de Yuma

Boca de Yuma ©
Boca de Yuma is a village in the province of La Altagracia, in the Dominican Republic. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Juan Ponce de Leon Home (Casa de Juan Ponce de Leon) and then take a leisurely stroll along Boca de Yuma Harbour.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Boca de Yuma day trip planner .

Drive from Punta Cana to Boca de Yuma in an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Boca de Yuma can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to La Romana.

Things to do in Boca de Yuma

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Juan Ponce de Leon Home (Casa de Juan Ponce de Leon)
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Boca de Yuma Harbour ©
Boca de Yuma Harbour

2
nights
La Romana

The city of La Romana offers good access to some of the most popular resorts in the Dominican Republic.
On the 16th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Mariposa, then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and then get to know the fascinating history of Altos de Chavon. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, stroll through Public Beach Playa Dominicus, and then take an in-depth tour of Altos de Chavon Regional Museum of Archaeology.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read La Romana trip planner .

Drive from Boca de Yuma to La Romana in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to San Pedro de Macoris.

Things to do in La Romana

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Bayahibe
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Speed Boats Tours
Altos de Chavon ©
Altos de Chavon
Public Beach Playa Dominicus ©
Public Beach Playa Dominicus

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Cueva de las Maravillas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral San Pedro Apostol, and then kick back and relax at Playa Cumayasa.

Discover how to plan a San Pedro de Macoris trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from La Romana to San Pedro de Macoris in an hour. In July, daytime highs in San Pedro de Macoris are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Boca Chica.

Things to do in San Pedro de Macoris

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Cueva de las Maravillas ©
Cueva de las Maravillas
Catedral San Pedro Apostol ©
Catedral San Pedro Apostol

1
night
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.
On the 19th (Sun), stroll through Playa Guayacanes, enjoy the sand and surf at Juan Dolio Beach, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia San Rafael Arcangel.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Boca Chica trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from San Pedro de Macoris to Boca Chica takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Boca Chica are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Boca Chica

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Playa Guayacanes, Juan Dolio Beach
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Juan Dolio Beach ©
Juan Dolio Beach
Playa Guayacanes ©
Playa Guayacanes
Iglesia San Rafael Arcangel ©
Iglesia San Rafael Arcangel

8
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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 get in some beach time at Playa Blanca and Boca Chica. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcazar de Colon and Catedral Primada de America. Step out of Santo Domingo with an excursion to Palenque Beach in San Cristobal--about 1 hour away. There's much more to do: make a trip to Zona Colonial, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor, take in the dramatic natural features at The 3 Eyes National Park, and pause for some photo ops at Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon).

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Santo Domingo holiday planning website .

Traveling by car from Boca Chica to Santo Domingo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Palenque Beach, Playa Blanca
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Alcazar de Colon ©
Alcazar de Colon
Zona Colonial ©
Zona Colonial
Catedral Primada de America
Catedral Primada de America

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