7 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

7 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

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7 days in Dominican Republic Itinerary

Start: Orlando
Fly:  4​h
1
Santo Domingo
— 1 night
shuttle:  2​h
2
Punta Cana
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Orlando

1
night
Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo ©
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): steep yourself in history at Fortaleza Ozama and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral Primada de America. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Alcazar de Colon, then don't miss a visit to Zona Colonial, and then admire the masterpieces at Amber Museum.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Santo Domingo travel route planning website .

Orlando, USA to Santo Domingo is an approximately 4-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Orlando to Santo Domingo. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can catch the shuttle to Punta Cana.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

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Alcazar de Colon ©
Alcazar de Colon
Zona Colonial ©
Zona Colonial
Catedral Primada de America
Catedral Primada de America

5
nights
Punta Cana

Punta Cana ©
In an area boasting beaches that face both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, vacations in Punta Cana have been popular with tourists since the early 1970s.
Spend the 7th (Sun) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. Next up on the itinerary: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, make a trip to Jesus Maestro Parish, kick back and relax at Macao Beach, and explore the activities along Hoyo Azul.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Punta Cana trip planner.

You can take a shuttle from Santo Domingo to Punta Cana in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Punta Cana sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Bavaro Beach ©
Bavaro Beach
Swim with Dolphins
Zipline

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