La Isabela de Torres Cable Car, Puerto Plata

There’s no better way to view the north coast than from the summit of La Isabela de Torres – and no easier way to get there than on the Puerto Plata cable car.

Damajagua waterfalls

Climb, slide and swim your way past, through and over 27 waterfalls tumbling down a mountainous stretch of the Río Damajagua.

Kiteboarding/windsurfing, Cabarete

With warm water, near-perfect conditions and a huge choice of tuition and equipment, it’s no wonder surfers and riders flock here from around the world.

Mountain biking in the Cordillera Septentrional

A fabulous way to get deep into the countryside, with plenty of trails to suit riders of any ability.

Blue Moon Retreat

Exquisite Indian food served on banana leaves in a tranquil mountaintop haven in the Cordillera Septentrional.

Snorkelling near La Isabela/Monte Cristi

Pristine coral, clear water and no crowds make this area off the north coast the best snorkelling spot on the island.

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