Punta Cana (PUJ)
Schedule a flight to Punta Cana with LATAM. This vacation destination on the easternmost tip of the Dominican Republic offers beautiful, expansive beaches and will fill your days with fun activities ranging from
Visiting Punta Cana
Visit Santo Domingo, one of the first European settlements in the Western hemisphere and a world heritage site. See the Alcazar de Colon, the first cathedral in the Americas. Afterward, tour the palace of Christopher Columbus’s son Diego. Go to the Bavaro Runners, an immersive safari excursion, or the Marinarium, a water park where you can snorkel with sharks and stingrays. Take helicopter tours of the coastline and see the Punta Cana beaches from a whole new perspective. At the Altos de Chavon, you can explore the archaeological museum and discover your new favorite artist or craftsman. You can also take a catamaran to the Parque Nacional del Este’s Saona Island, where you’ll find deserted white sand beaches and sometimes schools of dolphins.
When to travel to Punta Cana
Tourism and hotel pricing in Punta Cana is up from December until April. While the city has a tropical climate and it doesn’t rain often, the hottest months of the year range from May until September and average a temperature of 32° C (90° F).