"A beautiful island paradise with high forested mountains and large river valleys" – those were the words of Christopher Columbus uttered about what is know known as Punta Cana.
The name he christened the Dominican Republic with in 1492, Hispaniola, did not last, but the beauty of the island and in particular Punta Cana has. A destination famed for gold-panning, Punta Cana is crossed with gold-filled rivers, lined with spacious sugar plantations and world-class golf courses.
This Caribbean destination is sun-baked with the best beaches – it is home to snow white sand along the coastline, and more tropical flora and fauna than you could ever imagine.
Some 40miles of sandy coastline features 50 hotels boasting more than 30,000 rooms.
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Set sandwiched between such recognized destinations as Miami and Puerto Rico, Punta Cana itself is a sort of tropical experiment of palm trees, lagoons and rich birdlife. Its sea and animal world is treasured by UNESCO. A vacation in Punta Cana is something special.
Punta Cana is teeming with enough activity to keep you occupied no matter whether you are a short-term traveler or not.
Site-seers will appreciate a tour to San Domingo – the first European settlement near Punta Cana. Otherwise, try to choose from tennis, golfing, sea fishing, diving and snorkeling.
Are you still short of things to do? Then ride dolphins or just enjoy miles of coral reefs off the coast.
The first European tracks were laid in Punta Cana on December 5, 1492 when Columbus discovered the area. From that point on Punta Cana became part of the “New World”.
In the 500 years since then it has changed rapidly – a roof for Spanish Royalty, the richest French colony and a catalyst of slavery it finally became a Caribbean Jewel – and much-liked destination from 1844.
Please, note Punta Cana to be dramatically expensive from December to April with prices dropping in summer months.
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