This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation
Overview of Punta Cana Vacation Rentals
Best Time of Year to Visit Punta Cana Vacation Rentals
Punta Cana is part of the Dominican Republic which is located in the Caribbean. Because of its location, the island enjoys a mild tropical year-round climate. There isn’t much different between the summer and winter temperatures which make it an ideal year-round destination. The cooler season occurs between November and April. Days are still wonderfully warm and there is moderately less humidity and rainfall. In the warmer season, the days can get quite hot. While there is not a significant difference in the actual temperature range, the higher levels of humidity make it feel as though it’s that much warmer. Summer is also characterized by isolated rain showers and tropical storms which occur between June and November
Punta Cana Travel Tips
There are eight international airports within the Dominican Republic. Punta Cana International Airport is the most convenient as it is just 10 to 30 minutes via car from most resorts and hotels in the region. The airport is served by most North American and European carriers as well as a number of regional airlines. If you are unable to get a flight into Punta Cana International Airport, your next best option would be La Romana International Airport which is approximately 1.5 hours away. To get from the airport to your resort or vacation home in Punta Cana, you can arrange a transfer with a local tour operator, make use of a taxi or rent a car for the duration of your stay. Some resorts offer a complimentary shuttle service. The taxis are unionized and work on a standard rate for one to five people. They tend to be the more expensive transport option on the island. For a bit of luxury, you can treat yourself to helicopter transfers.
Tropical Relaxation at Punta Cana Villas
Punta Cana is the type of idyllic island destination that people travel to in order to relax and soak up the sun. Beautiful beaches, warm tropical turquoise seas and a relaxed island vibe create the perfect setting for a fun-filled island holiday. Couples young and old come to Punta Cana for a romantic getaway where you can end each day with a leisurely stroll along the beach front or sipping cocktails on the deck. For those that enjoy being active, there are more than enough attractions to keep you entertained. Water sports, historic island sites and great entertainment make for a lively vacation. You can be as busy as you like or simply enjoy the leisurely pace of island life.
Things to See and Do in Punta Cana
The beaches are some of Punta Cana’s greatest attractions and many activities revolve around the beachfront. Some areas are well developed with beachfront restaurants and bars while other areas are more natural wilderness areas. Adventure companies on the island offer overland excursions to the wilderness areas. This is a great option is you are looking for an exciting day excursion.
The Manati Park Bavaro is an impressive 130,000 square meter preserve and theme park near Punta Cana. There are daily shows with dolphins, sea lions, parrots and horses. Tourists also have an opportunity to swim and snorkel with dolphins
The Punta Cana Ecological Reserve offers daily tours through the tropical rainforest. Hear the birds calling as you walk through the undergrowth and be rewarded with a refreshing swim in a rock pool at the end of the trail.
The city of Higuey has a beautiful Basilica which is a large modern cathedral honoring the island’s patron saint Virgen de la Altagracia. The city also has many colorful markets and shops which are great for browsing.