Puerto Plata is a province in the north of the Dominican Republic. Its golden beaches are some of the most beautiful in the country and attract a young crowd who follow the best winds for surfing, windsurfing and kite surfing. A must visit on your next trip to the Dominican Republic.
Cayo Arena / Cayo Paraíso
Also known as Paradise Island, it’s a tiny coral island 45 minutes by boat from Punta Rucia with a fine white sandy beach surrounded by turquoise water that’s ideal for snorkelling and feasting your eyes on all the colourful fish.
It’s a large bronze-sandy beach surrounded by green palm trees with warm crystalline emerald coloured water and the ideal location for water sports like surfing, windsurfing, kite surfing, sailing and jet skis.
And if you enjoy Playa Dorada, an excellent option for accommodation is the all inclusive, adults only BlueBay Villas Doradas resort, which boasts an enviable location in front of this lovely beach. It has spacious and beautifully decorated quiet rooms and luxury suites with a terrace and a jacuzzi where you can forget about the world or get ready for a night on the town in Puerto Plata.
The hotel is located next to the Playa Dorada golf course, which regularly hosts local and international tournaments. If you wish to do some water sports, the hotel can help you to organise them. BlueBay Villas Doradas**** also has a spa offering the very latest in revitalising treatments.
Sosúa & Cabarete Beaches
These beaches with bright turquoise waters are just ten minutes apart and with their high waves, and strong winds are considered a paradise for lovers of surfing, windsurfing and kite surfing. It’s also a great spot for snorkelling thanks to the coral reefs in the area.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to discover these beaches which are undoubtedly the most spectacular in the Dominican Republic.