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Best things to do in Dominican Republic

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Restaurant
“This Asian style themed restaurant is conveniently located inside the golf course community and easily accessible by our golf carts provided.”
20 locals recommend
Bar
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“Bustling white sand beach popular for water sports & sunbathing, plus restaurants, shops & bars.”
7 locals recommend
Water Park
“This interactive aquarium and marina lets visitors swim with dolphins, pet stingrays, and play with sealions. There are even tigers! Aside from dolphins, children and adults can enjoy a multitude of marine experiences, from shows with sea lions and nurse sharks to an exotic bird area, and snorkeling in an artificial coral reef aquarium. ”
46 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“The best place for live music, good ambience and great Mexican food. Every Wednesday a bunch of locals get together with visitors and its always super fun! ”
21 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“The 27 Waterfalls of Damajagua is one of natures beautiful wonders. Nestled in the rolling hills of the northern corridor mountain range, nature has crafted some awe-inspiring pools, etched out of limestone, with stalactites and stalagmites in thousands of colors, for enjoyment. For those with extra energy and need for adrenaline they offer a tour including 27 of the Damajagua Cascades. For the ultimate hike, swim, jump, and slide adventure minimum age is 12. ”
30 locals recommend
Rock Climbing Spot
“Scape park is a natural theme park located in Cap Cana with a variety of attractions, including Hoyo Azul hidden cenote with mesmerizing turquoise waters, zip lining, cave expeditions & a beach.”
20 locals recommend
Bar
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“Legendary, nothing more to be said. Day or night you will always find someone you know there. A lot of people partying at night :)”
41 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Ultimate, luxury, premium nightlife entertainment club of the Caribbean. ORO is recognised as the Best Nightclub in Punta Cana!”
11 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“If you want to go out late in the evenings, this is one of the most popular spots.”
22 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“The National Theater is where most of the Dominican Arts come to life. Consider going there if you are interested in seeing our national arts & theater catalog.”
11 locals recommend
Park
“Plaza España is a big plaza, surrounded by restaurants with great food and bars with native drinks. ”
22 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Here you can find a lot of places to eat, nightlife, supermarket, Drugstore and more!”
49 locals recommend
Restaurant
“This is one of the best places to enjoy the Dominican food just beside the sea. Perfect to see the sunset!”
38 locals recommend
Hotel Bar
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“At Los Corales, Bavaro, it is a beachfront restaurant and bar. The menu offers sandwiches, some seafood and a variety of other dishes. Desert includes fresh crepes with your choice of filling. Great place to chill, with ​nice staff and cozy place.”
26 locals recommend
Harbour / Marina
“Beautiful bar with swimming pool. You can enjoy cocktails in a relaxing atmosphere.”
4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The bar is lit, and the ambiance will help you relax and enjoy your day in the oldest city in the new world. Price is higher than usual, but once you are in the place, you forget everything. $$$$$”
28 locals recommend