Are you ready for your next vacation? This summer, you could be lounging on the beach with a cocktail in hand in Punta Cana.
Punta Cana is an amazing beach destination in the Dominican Republic. The beach is known for its gorgeous white sand, crystal blue waters, and palm trees everywhere you look.
Punta Cana has amazing all-inclusive places to stay, so if your favorite vacation is the kind where you never leave the resort, you’ll have everything you need at Hotel Riu Bambu.
However, if you’re looking for adventure on your next trip, there are amazing Punta Cana activities you can try. Let’s break down the top Punta Cana activities that will leave you breathless and the best place to stay on this unforgettable beach. Keep reading!
Stay at Hotel Riu Bambu
Hotel Riu Bambu sits right on the coastal line of Punta Cana, and this beautiful resort has everything you need to enjoy your stay.
These five-star accommodations take all-inclusive to a new level. It has an outdoor pool with cabanas, a kids club, sauna, beautiful sundeck, casino, spa, nightclub, and more.
For dining, there is a continental breakfast every day, as well as a fully staffed buffet restaurant and poolside snack bar. If you’re looking for nearby activities, the hotel will set you up with kayaks. They also have a tennis court and exercise gym to break up your lounging sessions with some movement.
The spa and wellness center has everything you need to relax, from a massage to time in the sauna. There’s also a jacuzzi on site to unwind after a day in the sun.
The guest rooms are tastefully decorated and come with free wifi access and beautiful decks overlooking the rest of the resort. Book your stay at Hotel Riu Bambu on our website today, and keep reading for the best Punta Cana things to do and see on your vacation.
The Best Punta Cana Activities
You deserve to unwind and relax at the resort as much as you want; however, Punta Cana is also home to breathtaking scenery that you should not miss. Whether you want an easy-going outing, an all-day adventure, or a fun night out, we’ve got you covered with these Punta Cana excursions. Keep reading to build your perfect Punta Cana itinerary.
1. Swim With Dolphins
Cross off a major bucket list item at the Punta Cana Dolphin Discovery water park! Three different dolphin packages range from 30 minutes to an hour of swim time with the friendly dolphins.
The dolphins are playful and gentle, so this is a great activity for the whole family. They will love giving you and the kids hugs, kisses, and belly rides.
This activity is designed for swimmers of all abilities, from beginner to expert, so it’s safe for everyone. Your ticket also includes transportation from your resort lobby.
Trust us, you will never forget the time you swam with the sea’s friendliest creatures in the Dominican Republic. Plus, the Dolphin Discovery water park has even more great activities, like the birds and sea lion show.
2. Zip Line Tour
An amazing way to see Punta Cana is from above! Fly through the mountains over canopies of beautiful rainforests with this four-hour activity. Not only is it the thrill of a lifetime, but you’ll also take in breathtaking views of the island.
Discover exciting flora and tropical animals as you zip over the beautiful jungle landscape. You can zipline the course by yourself or side by side with a partner, so this activity is perfect for couples.
The Punta Cana zipline has the longest line in the country, so true adventurers love this half-day outing. But don’t worry, you don’t have to be a ropes course expert, or even have any experience at all, to enjoy gliding through the Caribbean.
You will be fully prepared with a safety lesson and a guide to show you the ropes, literally. This activity is even great for anyone who typically likes to keep their feet on the ground but wants to see Punta Cana from new heights. The zip line tour will be a vacation experience that you will never forget.
3. Horseback Riding
Have you ever dreamed of horseback riding along the beach? You can make that dream come true with this awesome excursion in Punta Cana.
A professional guide will lead your group through the stunning tropical landscape. From breathless beaches to the tropical jungle, this is a great way to see the Dominican Republic up close.
You will ride to the Uvero Alto beach, a stunning and remote virgin beach on the northern side of Punta Cana. Not many tourists get to see this secluded island, so booking the horseback riding tour is the best way to enjoy its hard-to-beat beauty.
This tour is great for all experience levels; simply relax and let your horse and guide lead you. Plus, on the drive home to the resort, enjoy a complimentary bottle of local rum to celebrate a successful excursion.
4. Drive a Macao Buggy
Experience the rugged side of Punta Cana with this thrill-chasing adventure! Take a two-person buggy off-road through the Dominican Republic countryside. This excursion also doubles as a coffee tour since halfway through you will stop at a home to taste the local coffee and cacao.
You will also drive past beautiful colorful houses, banana plantations, and farmland until you reach your destination at Macao Beach.
At the beach, you can leave your buggy and take a stroll in the sand or wash off at the freshwater lagoon. This excursion is for true adventurers, so you should be prepared to get wet and dirty. It’s the perfect way to experience the thrill of off-roading and the local culture all on the same day.
Book Your Vacation Today
Summer is just around the corner, so it’s time to book your tropical stay in Punta Cana. Whether you want to lounge on the beach all day, chase down adventure with our Punta Cana activities, or maybe a mix of both, we can help.
We’re passionate about helping you schedule the perfect trip for you and your family. We can handle everything so that all you have to worry about is making memories. Book your next vacation with us today.