We know that you have seen many videos of our beaches and that it is impossible to resist wanting to see them live and direct. Celebrities from all over the world visit us every year and consider our beaches as the best in the world.
That is why we want to tell you our TOP 5 of what we classify as the most beautiful beaches in the Dominican Republic, so when you visit us you can decide which ones to visit and get the best impression. Definitely after you see the color of our beaches combined with a sunny day, you will be left with the desire to repeat and continue discovering everything we have to offer.
Do not limit yourself only to the eastern part of our country, there is much more to know. Each place here is unique in its own way, so we recommend that you take a little of each one and visit every corner that you can.
We will list them below:
- Cayo Levantado, Samaná:
Samaná is a paradise located in the Northwest part of our country. The beauty of the beaches, rivers and culture will dazzle you, all embraced by mountains and beautiful vegetation. To go to Samaná you will have to take its ‘Atlantic Tourist Boulevard’, a route where you can see glimpses of what awaits you. It will leave you speechless due to its views and its impressive extension.
Cayo Levantado is a small island located in the province of Samaná. It is best known as one of the favorite destinations of our most demanding tourists for its beautiful white/cream sand and beautiful turquoise color in its waters.
To access this island you can take a boat from the Simi Baez pier, in the port of Samaná. In addition, in Cayo Levantado you will find one of the most luxurious hotels in the country.
If you are a lover of water sports such as Snorkeling, we recommend you do this activity and discover the beautiful marine ecosystem of the Northwest.
- Playa Bayahíbe (La Romana)
Bayahíbe Beach is located at the southeast of La Romana. This beach has a natural beauty that only this place can offer you, relax and enjoy a totally different environment.
It is one of our favorites because the calm, plus the temperature of this beach is unmatched. Usually it does not receive many visitors due to the fact that there are few facilities around it, so if you are looking for silence and just listen to the sound of the waves, this place is perfect for you.
- Playa Bávaro
If you are in the East, Bávaro Beach is an option that does not fail. Among the biggest, famous and busiest in the entire country for its fine white sand and the beautiful combination of sea and sky.
This beach has a lot to offer. It is considered among the favorites of our tourists due to all the services that you can find in it such as bars, luxury resorts, restaurants and even our Parasailing tour takes place here.
- Isla Saona
This island has always been one of the favorites for our tourists. It is one of the largest in the Dominican Republic and therefore we have an excursion to this magical place: Isla Saona!
Here more than 68 square kilometers of virgin beaches await you, surrounded by history, warm waters and beautiful shades of blue. Also you can do activities such as snorkeling and kayaking. In the island you can find small places for food, drinks and souvenirs.
Join us in our Saona Island Tour!
- Bahía de las Águilas
In the south of our country we also have hidden gems. If you are looking for a dream place, Bahía de las Águilas is still a beach with natural beauty, because being a protected area its nature remains untouchable.
Here the water is extremely crystal clear, it has giant rocks that adorn the landscape, white sand and blue waters that you have never seen before. It is regularly little visited due to its remoteness from the city, but we assure you that every kilometer of distance is worth it.
Don’t leave without visiting this beautiful place!