60 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

60 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Punta Cana
— 19 nights
2
Bayahibe
— 5 nights
3
El Valle
— 2 nights
4
Puerto Plata
— 13 nights
5
Pedernales
— 2 nights
6
Santo Domingo
— 17 nights

19
nights
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.
Attractions like Safaris and Hoyo Azul make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Punta Cana side-trips: Miches (Montana Redonda & Playa Esmeralda) and Parroquia de San Dionisio (in Higuey). And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Saona Island, browse the different shops at Palma Real Shopping Village, kick back and relax at Bavaro Beach, and whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

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Hamilton, Bermuda to Punta Cana is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. When traveling from Hamilton in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Punta Cana, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bayahibe.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors Parks Golf

Side Trips

Miches, Parroquia de San Dionisio, Saona Island
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Safaris
Swim with Dolphins
Bavaro Beach ©
Bavaro Beach

5
nights
Bayahibe

Located on the shore of the Caribbean Sea, the town of Bayahibe has grown from a fishing village into a bona fide tourist destination, with visitors mainly drawn to the many dive sites just off the coast.
Attractions like Scuba & Snorkeling and Nature & Wildlife Tours make great kid-friendly stops. Get out of town with these interesting Bayahibe side-trips: La Romana (Teeth Of The Dog & Parque Central Duarte). There's much more to do: race across the water with a speed boat tour, take an in-depth tour of Altos de Chavon Regional Museum of Archaeology, enjoy the sand and surf at Public Beach Playa Dominicus, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Altos de Chavon.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Bayahibe trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Punta Cana to Bayahibe takes an hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to El Valle.

Things to do in Bayahibe

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

La Romana, National Park of the East
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Speed Boats Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
nights
El Valle

El Valle ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Cano Frio and then explore the striking landscape of Los Haitises National Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Samana Bay and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Rincon.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our El Valle trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Bayahibe to El Valle in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Puerto Plata.

Things to do in El Valle

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Samana Province
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Los Haitises National Park ©
Los Haitises National Park
Playa Rincon ©
Playa Rincon
Samana Bay ©
Samana Bay

13
nights
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.
Attractions like Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata and Pico Isabel de Torres make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Puerto Plata's surroundings by going to Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena) (in Punta Rucia), Sosua (Scuba & Snorkeling, Sosua Beach, &more) and La Aurora Cigar Factory (in Santiago de los Caballeros). There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of 27 Charcos, see the interesting displays at Dominican Amber Museum, cast your line with a fishing tour, and take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Puerto Plata trip maker site.

Traveling by car from El Valle to Puerto Plata takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Pedernales.

Things to do in Puerto Plata

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cabarete, Sosua, Paradise Island & The Mangroves (Cayo Arena), Cayo Arena, La Aurora Cigar Factory
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Golden Beach (Playa Dorada) ©
Golden Beach (Playa Dorada)
Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata ©
Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata
27 Charcos ©
27 Charcos

2
nights
Pedernales

Pedernales ©
The Dominican city of Pedernales is the capital of the Pedernales Province, in the Dominican Republic. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Bahia de las Aguilas and Lake Enriquillo. Spend the 12th (Fri) exploring nature at Jaragua National Park. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Parque Eolico Los Cocos.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Pedernales trip planner.

Drive from Puerto Plata to Pedernales in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. November in Pedernales sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Pedernales

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Dominican Republic
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Bahia de las Aguilas ©
Bahia de las Aguilas
Lake Enriquillo ©
Lake Enriquillo
Jaragua National Park ©
Jaragua National Park

17
nights
Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo ©
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
Kids will enjoy Zona Colonial and Alcazar de Colon. Change things up with these side-trips from Santo Domingo: Santuario Nacional Nuestra Senora de las Mercedes (in La Vega), Playa Blanca (in Azua) and Baiguate Salto Waterfall (in Jarabacoa). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Primada de America, enjoy the sand and surf at Juan Dolio Beach, make a trip to Malecon, and see the interesting displays at Museo De Las Casas Reales.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Santo Domingo road trip planning tool.

Getting from Pedernales to Santo Domingo by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and flight. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dominican Republic, Santuario Nacional Nuestra Senora de las Mercedes, Salto Alto, Los Saltos de Jima, Dunas de Bani
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Zona Colonial ©
Zona Colonial
The 3 Eyes National Park ©
The 3 Eyes National Park
Catedral Primada de America
Catedral Primada de America

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