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Cheap Flights to Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is located in the Caribbean region of the Greater Antilles archipelago. It is the second-largest nation in the Caribbean. Much of the country’s economic growth is due to its strong tourism industry. The Dominican Republic is considered to be one of the most popular and visited tourist destinations in all of the Caribbean.

The Dominican Republic is also becoming more popular for ecotourism especially in the towns of Constanza and Jarabacoa where travellers can find many waterfalls and several scientific reserves to explore and visit. The sites of Pico Duarte and Bahia de las Aguilas is also popular among tourists. Pico Duarte is the highest peak in all of the Caribbean Islands while the Bahia de las Aguilas or “Eagles Bay” is a gorgeous beach coast stretching 8 kilometers long.

Planning a holiday in the Dominican Republic will definitely be an adventure. There are many sights to see, activities to do and places to go to while in the country. Here are just a few of the more well-known tourist spots in the Dominican Republic to add to the itinerary and should not be missed:

Bávaro – Located in Punta Cava, Bavaro is a tourist area situated on La Alatagracia, the Dominican Republic’s easternmost province. Bavaro became a center of tourism activities when it was developed along with a resort area. Visitors can enjoy the clear sea, white sand and bustling nightlife in Bavaro. There are many popular beach fronts to choose from including the Roco Ki beach, Macao Beach, Uvero Alto beach and many more.

Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor – Also known as the Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor, the cathedral is located in Santo Domingo. The Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor was dedicated to St. Mary of the Incarnation and is considered to be the oldest cathedral in the Americas. The structure was built from the year 1512 through to 1540. It is the seat of the Archbishop of Santo Domingo, who has the honorary title of Primate of the Americas, with Santo Domingo being established as the first Catholic diocese established in the New World.

Catalina Island – Locally known as the Isla Catalina, the Catalina Island is a tropical island located on the southeastern area of the Dominican Republic. This tropical island is a popular tourist destination and a frequent port stop for many cruise ships. The island’s beach is also known for its white fine sand along with the crystal clear island waters. Many people also visit the island for snorkeling thanks to having corals close to the island’s shore.

Damajagua Cascades – More popularly known as the Twenty Seven Waterfalls of Rio Damajagua, the Damajagua Cascades is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country. Often referred to as the “coolest tourist spot in the Dominican Republic,” it is really one of the many treasures of the country. Visit Damajagua Cascades to explore the many rock formations found in the area as well as to relax in the beautiful lagoons amidst refreshing waterfalls.

Visit the Dominican Republic now and experience for yourself the many natural wonders the country has to offer. Search for the cheapest flight tickets and promo fares to the Dominican Republic on Skyscanner Philippines.

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