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Best things to do in Punta Cana

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Nightclub
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“COCO BONGO PUNTA CANA, one of the greatets discos of the caribbean, Alkquimia clients has excelent prices even with the transfer included in expecific days.”
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Shopping Mall
“Walking distance, Palma Real Shopping Village provides a one-stop destination for shopping, eating, ATMs, pharmacy and more. It is home to upscale renowned retail stores, ​restaurants and cafes including some local establishments. Hard Rock Cafe, Tony Roma's, Montecristo Discotheque & many others.”
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Shopping Mall
“Only 5 minute drive, this is a central area for shopping, grocery stores, restaurants, and fast food.”
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Night Club
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“Imagine is a night club inside a natural cave formation with real bats flying in the entryway! Opens at 11 pm and closes around 4 am, this is the best place to experience and dance away latin as well as international music. ”
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Sushi Restaurant
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“Great food. Every Friday live music with the local band. On Mondays Sushi 2x1!”
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Surf Spot
“Beautiful place the beach is very different. Оn the one side a quiet bay on the other side a surf school with a good wave”
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Beach
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“Playa blanca is a popular beach destination amongst locals and tourists, for its crystalline clear waters and great restaurant, it is located right next to the Westin Resort in Puntacana. Also very popular for its kitesurfing school. Perfect place to lunch, swim and watch the day go by! Local tip: go during weekdays, as weekends tend to be more crowded. ”
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Shopping Mall
“Bluemall is the largest mall in the area. It has international stores like Zara, Zara Home, L'Occitane, Nike, Under armor, Swarovski, Desigual, Parfois, Superga. Other local stores to shop: Handmade: Beautiful handmade jewelry with materials Larimar (Produced in DR only), amber, silver, and gold. Merci: International beachwear brands like Mara Hoffman. Cappucchine: Eccentric beachwear and colombian swimwear collections. KB: Dominican jewelry chain store and beach accessories. ”
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Bakery
“This is my one of my favorite restaurants! The have a wonderful breakfast selection. Excellent sandwiches for lunch and a full menu for dinner. Make sure to go Thursday mornings for homemade donuts (2 donuts for $1).”
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Mexican Restaurant
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“The best place for live music, good ambience and great Mexican food. Every Wednesday a bunch of locals get together with visitors and its always super fun! ”
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Restaurant
“This Asian style themed restaurant is conveniently located inside the golf course community and easily accessible by our golf carts provided.”
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Nightclub
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“Ultimate, luxury, premium nightlife entertainment club of the Caribbean. ORO is recognised as the Best Nightclub in Punta Cana!”
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Beer Garden
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“If you want to go out late in the evenings, this is one of the most popular spots.”
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Rock Climbing Spot
“Scape park is a natural theme park located in Cap Cana with a variety of attractions, including Hoyo Azul hidden cenote with mesmerizing turquoise waters, zip lining, cave expeditions & a beach.”
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Cuban Restaurant
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“Come here to taste Caribbean cuisine. Live music and friendly waiters will help you to spend an unforgettable evening.”
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Hotel Bar
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“At Los Corales, Bavaro, it is a beachfront restaurant and bar. The menu offers sandwiches, some seafood and a variety of other dishes. Desert includes fresh crepes with your choice of filling. Great place to chill, with ​nice staff and cozy place.”
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