Dominican Republic Tours, Sightseeing and Attractions

The Dominican Republic, an island nation full of rich history and home to a vibrant people, boasts some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. Tourists who have experienced a wide variety of Dominican Republic activities keep coming back to this Caribbean island again and again - and for good reason.

Tourists who plan on visiting the Dominican Republic for the first time should head to Playa Del Macao. This stunning beach is known to the local citizens as one of the best surfing spots in the country. People from around the world flock here all year long to catch big waves and soak up the sun.

If you're looking for Dominican Republic excursions that are perfect for both you and your family, take a day trip to visit Lago Enriquillo. This huge salt water lake is a wildlife sanctuary and home to many flamingos, crocodiles, and other endangered species. Your children will be delighted to see these exotic creatures living in their natural habitats.

During your stay in the capital city of Santo Domingo, Expedia recommends a visit to La Zona Capital. History buffs will enjoy a walk through this must see section of well-preserved precolonial European structures and roads. The streets in this area are lined with small shops and outdoor cafes, perfect for a romantic nighttime stroll with your special someone. While on your stroll through this centuries-old city, it may be a good idea to have a map of the area with you at all times.

Among the many things to do in Dominican Republic, the Damajaqua Cascades near Puerto Plata should be at the top of your list. The Damajaqua Cascades are a series of waterfalls located about an hour's hike up a mountain. Visitors have the option of exploring and jumping off falls of differing heights, which makes this the perfect nature attraction for both kids and adults alike.

Tourists who wish to see the most popular spots on the island should take advantage of one of the many Dominican Republic tours offered by right here on Expedia. These tours offer the best way to explore the country's beautiful beaches, attractions in Geo and top tourist places located around Santo Domingo. Don't miss out on an opportunity of a lifetime and book your vacation with Expedia today!
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These cities and states in Dominican Republic offer a variety of places to see and experience. Use the list below to find must see places and local Dominican Republic tourism offerings.