What to do in Punta Cana in one week
Things to do in Punta Cana in seven days. Tourist places in Punta Cana that you must see to enjoy memorable holidays in the Caribbean.
What to do in Punta Cana in one week?
Imagine you could enjoy white sand beaches, amazing hotels and resorts, an exciting nightlife and the best water sports in the same place. You guessed it: we're talking about Punta Cana and the Dominican Republic.
A top tourist destination throughout Latin America and the world. Because it is the Caribbean Sea, on the coast of Hispaniola, with its warm, crystal-clear waters, its young, modern atmosphere, its coconut trees, its white sand beaches and its coral reefs. An unforgettable atmosphere that you will fall in love with and you will always want to return to.
Suppose you have set out to visit Punta Cana in a week. Enough time to be able to enjoy, at least for a few days, its pleasures and amusements. In this post we will give you some suggestions so that you can see something interesting every day.
Things to do in Punta Cana in 7 days
Punta Cana is a destination to travel without haste or schedules. The warm atmosphere and the wide variety of activities encourage you to simply let yourself go and do what you want, whenever you want.
Let's look at some of the things to do in Punta Cana if you want to take away a good memory of this part of the island.
- Hit the beaches of Punta Cana
We’re talking about more than 30 km of beach. Ideally, the first day should be spent exploring. The most famous beaches in Punta Cana are Playa Bávaro, with a very fine white sand; Macao Beach, the perfect place for surfing; Playa Arena Gorda, where there are also some of the best nightclubs; and Playa Cabeza de Toro, where you can see fantastic sunrises.
- Visit Isla Saona
An excursion to Saona Island deserves a separate mention. You could devote a day to it and have lunch there. There are many catamaran tours and excursions that will take you to Saona Island. There are also diving activities that will give you the chance to enjoy its crystal-clear waters and beautiful underwater sights. Here you can also visit the sea turtle sanctuary in Mano Juan.
- Go wakeboarding in Caribbean Lake Park
On Day 3 you can visit the Caribbean Lake Park, where you can buy a full-day wakeboard pass and enjoy one of the most exciting water sports. Release your adrenaline with the best wakeboard instructors, while you take a tour of our water park and enjoy the best Caribbean waters.
Our park has beaches, zip lines and many other activities for the whole family, such as kneeboarding or paddle boarding. If you come with kids, they'll love Caribbean Lake, and you won't want to leave. You also have our Batú restaurant, where you can enjoy a premium selection of the best Caribbean dishes, mixed with international cuisine.
- Enjoy the night in Punta Cana
Punta Cana’s nightlife deserves a separate mention, and if you have a week, you will ideally bring your beach days to a close by dancing to the sound of the best Caribbean rhythm in our Maroca room , where you can have a spectacular experience.
You have never been to such an exotic nightclub, with such an incredible and exclusive atmosphere. You can find your way in the cave of Marocael and live an unforgettable experience while enjoying the best parties in the Caribbean.
- Visit the Hoyo Azul cenote
You can't leave the Dominican Republic without seeing the Hoyo Azul cenote. As in other places in Central America, this sacred space is a place of exotic and exuberant beauty that you just can’t miss. Enjoy the views of the underground fresh water, surrounded by immeasurable vegetation. In these mysterious places, religious ceremonies and sacrifices were once made, so they are a part of history.
The Hoyo Azul cenote takes its name from the intense blue colour of its water. This cenote is more than 14 meters deep and is located under a cliff covered in lush green foliage of great beauty. It is a landscape that will leave you speechless, in which you can also bathe and enjoy one of the most exotic experiences of Punta Cana.
- Go diving
Punta Cana is the ideal place to enter beautiful underwater caves, coral reefs and wrecks, especially the Astron and the Monica reefs, both festooned with tropical plants and fish. Take the opportunity before your holidays are over to go visit some of these beautiful places. There are many diving schools where you can arrange a visit.
- Visit Los Haitises National Park
If you still have time and don’t have to get up very early for your flight, you can spend Day 6 visiting Los Haitises National Park, in Samaná Bay. It gives you a completely different view of the tourist setting of Punta Cana. There you can discover the famous mogotes, which are small karst elevations about 40 meters high, adorned with beautiful vegetation
To go to Los Haitises, one normally hires a boat, which allows you to travel through the ancient caves of the indigenous Tainos. In Los Haitises Park you will find some caves of great beauty such as La Reyna, La Línea, San Gabriel or La Arena. In addition, you will discover the exotic fauna of the Dominican Republic, with its pelicans, manatees, parrots, reptiles and sea turtles.
We hope and trust that as you board your flight home you will have a pleasant memory of Punta Cana, and if you want, you will visit us again! Contact us no obligation and make your reservation at Caribbean Lake Park..