24 days in Dominican Republic & Haiti Itinerary

24 days in Dominican Republic & Haiti Itinerary

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
— 8 nights
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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
— 6 nights
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Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
— 5 nights
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Milot, Haiti
— 1 night
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Port-au-Prince, Haiti
— 2 nights

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

In an area boasting beaches that face both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, vacations in Punta Cana have been popular with tourists since the early 1970s.
Get out of town with these interesting Punta Cana side-trips: Parroquia de San Dionisio (in Higuey), Speed Boats Tours (in Bayahibe) and Altos de Chavon (in La Romana). Spend the 17th (Wed) spotting exotic species with a safari tour. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bavaro Beach, stroll through Macao Beach, tee off at La Cana Golf Course, and stop by La Perla Dominicana.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Punta Cana trip planner.

Valletta, Malta to Punta Cana is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Valletta to Punta Cana. While traveling from Valletta, expect much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Punta Cana, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can take a shuttle to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Must see
Speed Boats Tours
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Historic Walking Area
Altos de Chavon
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Bavaro Beach
4.5

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo ©
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
Spend the 25th (Thu) among the memorable landscape of The 3 Eyes National Park. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor, make a trip to Plaza de la Cultura, contemplate the long history of Fortaleza Ozama, and take in nature's colorful creations at National Botanical Garden.

For ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Santo Domingo trip maker app.

You can take a shuttle from Punta Cana to Santo Domingo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can drive to Puerto Plata.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
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5
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Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic

Puerto Plata ©
Although out of fashion in the past decades, major revitalization efforts have made a trip to Puerto Plata a growingly popular option for the adventurous travelers.
Change things up with these side-trips from Puerto Plata: Cabarete Beach (in Cabarete) and Sosua (Zipline & Sosua Beach). Spend the 27th (Sat) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Ocean World Adventure Park, Puerto Plata. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of 27 Charcos, take a stroll around The Meeting Place, contemplate the long history of Fortaleza San Felipe, and see the interesting displays at Dominican Amber Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Puerto Plata trip planner.

You can drive from Santo Domingo to Puerto Plata in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can drive to Milot.

Things to do in Puerto Plata

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Milot, Haiti

Milot ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Sans Souci Palace, then steep yourself in history at Citadelle Laferrière, and then steep yourself in history at National History Park - Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Milot trip builder site.

You can drive from Puerto Plata to Milot in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and car; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Puerto Plata in March: highs in Milot hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Port-au-Prince.

Things to do in Milot

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Port-au-Prince ©
Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti, gives most visitors their first taste of the country, along with all of its rugged and lively charm.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): admire all the interesting features of Marche de Fer, examine the collection at Musee du Pantheon National Haitien, then admire the natural beauty at Parc de Martissant, and finally examine the collection at The Bureau of Ethnology. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Comite Artisanal Haitien, then stroll through Place Saint-Pierre, then explore the world behind art at Village Artistique de Noailles, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Barbancourt Rum Distillery.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Port-au-Prince trip maker website.

You can drive from Milot to Port-au-Prince in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Milot, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Port-au-Prince, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Port-au-Prince

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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Flea Market
Marche de Fer
2.6

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