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.
Five strenuous treks lead up to the summit of the Caribbean’s tallest peak, a can’t-miss adventure for all outdoor enthusiasts.
Relax in this lush, circular Shangri-la valley in the Cordillera Central.