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Dominican Republic holidays

Discover the unexpected on holidays in the Dominican Republic. Imagine a destination that has it all – miles of unspoilt coastline, fascinating culture and an unlikely blend of influences that are reflected in everything, from food to music and art.

Combine flawless beaches, clear turquoise waters and an impressive year-round climate for an unforgettable beach break. Our carefully selected hotels will provide the perfect base for any holiday type; choose a family friendly resort, luxurious spa hotel or great value All Inclusive. But it’s when you explore further a field that you get to know the true personality of this diverse destination. Sample Latin American inspired cuisine, feel the Caribbean rhythm as you learn the Merengue and be captivated by the old-world charm of Santo Domingo.

Dominican Republic sightseeing

Choose from our wide range of exciting experiences.

Catamaran Cruise to Saona

Relax on the beach, enjoy the crystalline waters or explore the tropical surrounds on a relaxing catamaran cruise to Saona Island. Your first stop on the catamaran cruise will be for a cocktail at the amazing 'Natural Pool' lagoon, famous for its abundance of starfish. Continue to Saona Island by speedboat for a barbeque lunch, served buffet-style under the shade of palm trees. The rest of the day is up to you - spend a couple hours of leisure on Saona Island swimming, Merengue dancing or simply relaxing with a drink in hand.

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Dominican Republic Mega Truck Safari

Join a unique tour of the Dominican Republic on an 8x8 Monster Truck Safari and visit backcountry roads, sugar cane fields and an authentic Dominican school. Go where the tour buses cannot as you enter the depths of the island, exploring the unspoiled Dominican countryside. Visit small colourful villages and see how the local people live. Relax and enjoy a swim in the refreshing waters of the river before heading back to your hotel with a whole new perspective on Dominican history and culture.

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Punta Cana Day Cruise with Snorkelling

Sail along the Dominican coastline, enjoy a delicious lunch and snorkel in the pristine waters that Punta Cana is known for. With plenty of onboard entertainment, this family friendly cruise in the Dominican Republic is fun for everyone. Start your day with a visit to the wreck of the Astron, a sunken freighter that lies in shallow water close to the shore. Cruise to a natural swimming pool where you will have time to relax, swim or have fun on the biggest slide in Bavaro. Later you can enjoy a drink while swimming in waist deep water with a floating bar on hand.

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Bavaro Splash Speedboat Ride

Experience an aquatic adventure as you drive your own speedboat on a James Bond style ride. Follow the leader along the beaches of Bavaro, with your journey ending at a snorkelling platform. Dive into the clear water to see underwater coral, fish and sea life of all colours. The speedboat ride is supervised by professional guides at all times to ensure your safety and comfort, allowing you to relax and enjoy the thrill ride of your life.

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Dominican Republic car hire deals

See Dominican Republic your way with one of our car deals

Economy car.

Economy car

Rent an Economy car on your holiday for an unforgettable road trip.

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Intermediate car.

Intermediate car

Upgrade to an Intermediate car on your fly-drive vacation.

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People carrier.

People carrier

Rent a people carrier, great for groups with lots of luggage.

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Dominican Republic weather

Prepare for the weather before your holiday

Average seasonal temperatures°C/°F
  • 24°Jan
  • 24°Feb
  • 25°Mar
  • 26°Apr
  • 26°May
  • 27°Jun
  • 27°Jul
  • 28°Aug
  • 27°Sep
  • 27°Oct
  • 26°Nov
  • 25°Dec
Average monthly rainfall (mm)
  • 58
  • 42
  • 51
  • 79
  • 79
  • 81
  • 81
  • 82
  • 81
  • 81
  • 79
  • 77
Average daily sunshine (hours)
  • 6
  • 6
  • 7
  • 7
  • 6
  • 6
  • 6
  • 7
  • 7
  • 7
  • 6
  • 6

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