Dominican Republic, a destination that continues to grow among the most chosen, according to Despegar
Despegar reveals that in the last year, the growing interest of Latin American tourists in Quisqueya is reflected in the growth of searches by 67%.
Despegar, the leading travel company in the region, revealed that Latin American tourists’ interest in the Dominican Republic has grown by 67%. Argentina, Chile and Colombia are the countries that most chose this destination for vacations in 2022, followed by Brazil, Mexico and Peru.
The Caribbean is undoubtedly one of the favorite places for travelers who choose the beach as their vacation plan. Its temperature, white sand and transparent sea make it the ideal place. But, within the variety of destinations it offers, the Dominican Republic continues to grow in the ranking among travelers from all over the region.
The great advantage of the Dominican Republic is that it has a variety of all-inclusive hotels, a very popular option today because it is a good way to guarantee prices in local currency,” said Paula Cristi, Despegar’s Country Manager for Argentina and Uruguay.
She also explained that “by choosing all-inclusive accommodations, travelers know what the amount is and do not depend on variations in foreign currencies”.
Top 5 places to visit in the Dominican Republic according to Despegar
Punta Cana: it is the most visited destination in the country and is also among the 3 most chosen destinations in the Caribbean. While it is perfect to enjoy the beach and resorts, it also has unique natural reserves such as “Ojos Indígenas” and even a cenote.
Santo Domingo: this is the capital of the country and is chosen by tourists mainly to visit the colonial area of the city. The streets with buildings from the early 1500’s make this a tour full of history. A curious fact is that there is the house of the famous designer Oscar de la Renta, which today remains intact and where it is possible to stay. It is known by the name of “Casa del Diseñador” (Designer’s House).
Puerto Plata: is a very complete destination with golden sand beaches, but also mountains and turquoise rivers. It is a great place for lovers of adventure activities.
A great fact is that it has the only cable car in the Caribbean that allows panoramic views of the more than 100 kilometers of Dominican Atlantic coast.
Bayahibe: is the perfect place for snorkeling and scuba diving to see the wonders of the underwater world or other sports such as windsurfing and kitesurfing. It is also ideal for night diving, a different and unforgettable experience.
La Romana: it has a huge tourist complex called “Casa de Campo” of 2800 hectares with 10 restaurants, 12 swimming pools, a Tuscan style village, 3 golf courses, All inclusive hotels, private airstrip and much more.