incredible beaches in the Dominican Republic


Isla Saona

Located in a protected area inside Parque Nacional del Este, this island is the destination of catamaran rides that leave from Bayahibe. There, the ocean has incredible shades of blue.


Playa Bávaro, Punta Cana

Located where the Caribbean meets the Atlantic, this beach features white sands and calm waters. It’s the place for all-inclusive resorts.


Playa Dominicus, Bayahibe

Bayahibe’s few hotels put their beach chairs here, next to a lush vegetation area. Sunset here is unforgettable.


Playa Juanillo, Punta Cana

Far from the busy resorts, this beach is dotted with coconut trees and has crystal-clear waters.


Playa Rincon, Samaná

Located in a peninsula in the northwest of the country, accessible only by boat and 4x4 vehicles, this is an almost virgin beach.

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