East Destinations

Turistics Places in East DR


Higuey, or all Higuey, is the capital of the eastern province of La Altagracia, in the Dominican Republic city. The Yuma River runs through urban areas of Higuey.

The most important monuments are the Basilica of La Altagracia and the Church of St. Denis (Saint Denis), since the sixteenth century.

Juan Dolio

Juan Dolio is a small seaside community and tourist destination in the province of San Pedro de Macoris on the southern coast of the Dominican Republic on the island of Hispaniola. Juan Dolio has 2,488 inhabitants and belongs to the district municipality Guayacanes.

La Romana

La Romana has become one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country because of the beautiful beaches and the tourism infrastructure that has been put in place.

Punta Cana

Punta Cana is part of the Punta Cana-Bávaro-Veron-Macao municipal district, in the municipality of Higüey, in La Altagracia Province (the easternmost province of the Dominican Republic). The area is best known for its beaches and balnearios, which face both the Caribbean and Atlantic, and it has been a popular tourist destination since the 1970s. The name Punta Cana refers to the cane palms in the region, and literally means "Tip of the White Cane Palms".

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