Centro León

Explore the history and culture of the Dominican Republic, from Taino petroglyphs to cigar making and merengue, at Santiago’s world-class cultural centre.

La Vega Carnival

A massive street party in February with platoons of rowdy participants roaming the streets in wild hand-crafted masks.

Salto Jimenoa Uno

The biggest and very best of Jarabacoa’s many thundering waterfalls, used as a backdrop for the opening scene of Jurassic Park.

Whitewater rafting, Jarabacoa

The Río Yaque del Norte plays host to a number of intense whitewater adventures.

Pico Duarte

Five strenuous treks lead up to the summit of the Caribbean’s tallest peak, a can’t-miss adventure for all outdoor enthusiasts.

Constanza

Relax in this lush, circular Shangri-la valley in the Cordillera Central.

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Video: 14 things we love about the Dominican Republic

Video: 14 things we love about the Dominican Republic

With waterfalls, beaches and wildlife galore, the Dominican Republic is an island paradise. If you need any more inspiration to plan a visit, here are 14 things…

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