Punta Cana

Punta Cana Travel Guide

When it comes to what to do in Punta Cana, most activities are in and around the Caribbean waters.

One of Punta Cana’s biggest draws is its coastline of pristine beaches, where beachgoers can snorkel, scuba dive or simply lounge in the sun. Travelers can also rent a boat to go whale watching or to take an excursion to the nearby Saona and Catalina islands.

Inland, things to do in Punta Cana include hikes through the nearby jungle forest and zipline rides through the treetops. For more local flavor, you can also take the Mi Amor Pirate Rum Tour and visit the Taino Museum or explore the Indigenous Eyes Ecological Preserve. For ideas of what to do in Punta Cana, many visitors need look no further than their all-inclusive resort accommodations. Book a treatment at a spa or spend a day on the links.

For families looking for things to do in Punta Cana, the Sirenis Aquagames Punta Cana water park is available for guests staying in its namesake resort and casino. For adults, Punta Cana nightlife spots include the Grand Palladium Palace Casino.

Everything from swimsuits and housewares to Italian and Portuguese food, plus movie rentals and a full-service pharmacy.