6 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

6 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Punta Cana
— 1 night
2
Santo Domingo
— 2 nights
3
Bani
— 1 night
4
Boca Chica
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): kick back and relax at Bavaro Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Macao Beach, and then look for gifts at HARRISON'S Fine Caribbean Jewelers.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Punta Cana online attractions planner.

Newark, USA to Punta Cana is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Newark to Punta Cana. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Newark in September; daily highs in Punta Cana reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to take a shuttle to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bavaro Beach ©
Bavaro Beach
Macao Beach ©
Macao Beach
HARRISON'S Fine Caribbean Jewelers ©
HARRISON'S Fine Caribbean Jewelers

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate the long history of Alcazar de Colon, make a trip to Zona Colonial, and then explore the world behind art at Amber Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Fortaleza Ozama, thenexplore the galleries of Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon), thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Primada de America, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at National Aquarium.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Santo Domingo planning app.

You can take a shuttle from Punta Cana to Santo Domingo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Bani.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

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Zona Colonial ©
Zona Colonial
Catedral Primada de America
Catedral Primada de America
Alcazar de Colon ©
Alcazar de Colon

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Bani

Bani ©
Baní is a capital town of the Peravia Province, Dominican Republic. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): explore the fascinating landscape at Dunas de Bani, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Nuestra Senora de Regla, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario San Martin de Porres.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bani trip planner.

You can drive from Santo Domingo to Bani in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Boca Chica.

Things to do in Bani

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Santuario San Martin de Porres ©
Santuario San Martin de Porres
Dunas de Bani ©
Dunas de Bani

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia San Rafael Arcangel and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Boca Chica trip builder app.

You can drive from Bani to Boca Chica in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. September in Boca Chica sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boca Chica

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Iglesia San Rafael Arcangel ©
Iglesia San Rafael Arcangel

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