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28 Most Instagrammable Places In Dominican Republic And Instagrammable Spots Dominican Republic That You Can’t Miss

We break down the best and top instagrammable places in Dominican Republic that you can go to and explore for your instagram feed. Click here to book online Punta Cana activities and day trips

If you’re an instagram enthusiast, you will surely love this post about Instagrammable Spots Dominican Republic that you can’t miss! Dominican Republic can be visited anytime of the year from summer to winter you will find great places to take pictures, amazing beaches and a lot of activities to do. Read here beach resorts in Punta Cana

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WHERE TO STAY IN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

There are dormitory rooms that you can rent the bed for as low as $10 USD a night if you want the cheapest option. AirBnb are also available, mostly for about $20-25 USD a night. Double room hostels can costs up to $30-40 USD a night while mid-range hotels costs more or less $80 USD a night.

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Most Instagrammable Places In Dominican Republic And Instagrammable Spots Dominican Republic

1. PUNTA CANA RESORTS

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Punta Cana Resorts are the most popular place to stay in Dominican Republic. Punta Cana has a lot of all inclusive resorts where prices are starting at $80-300 USD per person and it will include food, drinks and activities. The beaches are so beautiful and it’s ideal for relaxing especially if you go in a honeymoon.

2. Playa Bavaro (Bavaro Beach)

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Playa Bavaro also called Bavaro Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches and of course instagrammable places in Domini an Republic. Playa Bavaro is a paradise with white sand, clear water and coconuts around. Perfect for relaxing, swimming and having cocktails if you wish.

3. Scape Park Cap Cana

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Scape Park Cap Cana is one of the most instagrammable places in Dominican Republic and most touristic places. Scape Park is a Theme Park in Punta Cana where you can hike, zip lining and swimming. Scape Park Cap Punta Cana entrance fee is $129 USD for a full day.

4. PLAYA DEL ENCUENTRO

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Playa del Encuentro is located in Cabarete. Playa del Encuentro is popular for kitesurfing and kayaking. Playa del Encuentro is a popular destination for backpackers where you can relax and enjoy activities without being in an all inclusive resort. Nightlife is great!

5. BAHIA DE LAS AGUILAS BEACH

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Bahia de las Aguilas Beach with white sand and blue water is the perfect place for relaxing in Dominican Republic without all inclusive resorts. Bahia de las Aguilas Beach is quiet and there is not so much nightlife.

 6. WHALE WATCHING IN SAMANÁ BAY

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Whale Watching in Samaná Bay is a must to do in Dominican Republic if you are visiting from December to March. Most of the people going for whale watching is joining a tour from Las Terrenas around 1 hour driving.

7. Cayo Levantado

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Cayo Levantado is a beautiful island and one of the most instagrammable spots in Dominican Republic. Cayo Levantado is just a few kilometers far from Samana. To get to Cayo Levantado you will have to rent a boat. Once you are in Cayo Levantado swimming and snorkeling will be the best activities to do.

8. Las Terrenas Beach

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Las Terrenas Beach is popular for kitesurfing and great nightlife with a lot of bars and restaurants. Las Terrenas Beach is one of the most beautiful places in Dominican Republic to take pictures and enjoy during the day and night time.

9. Playa La Ensenada

Playa La Ensenada or La Ensenada Beach with calm water is perfect for families and kids. Playa La Ensenada is one of the favorite beaches for locals and ideal for taking pictures. Playa La Ensenada can be so crowded in weekends and so cheerful with the bards around.

10. Saona Island

Saona Island is located in La Altagracia Province. Saona Island has perfect clear waters for snorkeling in the coral reefs and one of the most beautiful beaches in Dominican Republic. You can visit the mangroves at Saona Island.

11. Playa Arena Gorda

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Playa Arena Gorda or Fat Sand Beach named in English. Playa Arena Gorda is a public beach located in Punta Cana area has white sand and warm water perfect for swimming.

12. Playa Dorada Puerto Plata

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Playa Dorada is located in Puerto Plata. Playa Dorada is one of the most popular destinations in Dominican Republic. You will find all inclusive resorts and after Punta Cana area is also popular for hotels and apartments. Playa Dorada is incredible beautiful and crowded.

13. Cayo Arena

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Cayo Arena is the most beautiful sandbar in Dominican Republic perfect for snorkeling in the coral reefs. Cayo Arena is located near Punta Rucia. A perfect place to get your best insta underwater shots in Dominican Republic.

14. Cabo Rojo Pedernales

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Cabo Rojo is located in Pedernales on the North of Jaragua National Park. Cabo Rojo is popular because of clear waters and tranquility since the location is in a remote area in Dominican Republic. Perfect beach for taking pictures and if you are doing a road trip.

15. Isla Catalina

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Isla Catalina (Catalina Island) is a tropical island located near La Altagracia and La Romana. Catalina Island is popular for cruise ships. The only way to get to Catalina Island is by boat and it’s perfect for snorkeling and diving.

16. Barahona

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Barahona is located in South West part of Dominican Republic in a remote area. Barahona has a beautiful location in the mountains. Barahona is popular for the coffee plantations and sugar production in Dominican Republic. There are beautiful waterfalls in Barahona and nice beaches for surfing!

17. Sosua Beach

Sosua Beach is one of the most tourist places to visit in Dominican Republic. Sosua Beach has white sand clear water and it’s popular because of activities like paddling and kayaking. There are a lot of bars and restaurants since is quite busy place!

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18. JARABACOA

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Jarabacoa is a place where you can enjoy adventure outdoors. If you like hiking and relaxing in the waterfalls Jarabacoa is the right place in Dominican Republic.

19. PICO DUARTE

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Pico Duarte is the highest peak in Dominican Republic and in the whole Caribbean. Pico Duarte is 3100 meters high located in Cordillera Central. You can reach the summit if you hire a local guide in 2-3 days and you will get the views of the whole Dominican Republic.

20. SAMANA’S LIMON WATERFALL

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Samana’s Limon Waterfall is 50 meters high and the most popular waterfalls in Dominican Republic. Samana’s Limon waterfall is a great place for relaxing in Samana Peninsula. Apart from whale watching you can enjoy Limon waterfall just 30 minutes driving from Las Terrenas.

21. Los Pozos de Romeo

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Los Pozos de Romeo (Romeo’s Puddles) is located on the way to Cabo Rojo and Bahia de Las Aguilas. Los Pozos de Romeo are small natural pools on the side of the road. Romeo’s Puddles are kind of cakes and you can jump and swimm to refresh yourself and of course taking pictures too.

22. SANTO DOMINGO

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Santo Domingo is the capital and it’s worth it to visit its colonial architecture. You will find a lot of museums bars and restaurants to try local food. You will find beautiful and historical sites in Santo Domingo like Catedral Primada de América and the Alcázar de Colón.

23. Altos de Chavón

Altos de Chavón is a medieval town in DOminican Republic. Altos de Chavón is popular because of the amphitheater inaugurated in 1976, The views in Altos de Chavón are so beautiful to the River and the town. Altos de Chavón is perfect place to take a picture in Dominican Republic.

24. LA FORTALEZA DE SAN FELIPE

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Fortaleza de San Felipe (San Felipe Fortress) is located in Puerto Plata. Fortaleza San Felipe was built in the 16th century in Dominican Republic to defense from the British pirates. The views from San Felipe fortress are amazing.

25. Monkeyland

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Monkeyland is a wild spot in Punta Cana where you can see squirrel monkeys. Monkeyland is also a nice place to visit the Botanical Garden and learn about medicinal plants. Monkeyland has a coffee and cocoa plantation too. Monkeyland entrance fee is $80 USD.

26. Los Patos River

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Los Patos River is located in Barahona Province. Los Patios River is located in a fisher village and lately it became so popular because of tourism. There are a few natural pools for swimming and refreshing plus a few bars and local restaurants.

27. Los Haitises National Park

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Los Haitises National Park is one of the most instagrammable places in Dominican Republic. Los Haitises National Park is popular because of the rock formations, cliffs and mangroves. Los Haitises National Park is an epic place and so picturesque!

28. Montaña Redonda

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Montaña Redonda (Redonda Mountain) is located 1 hour driving from Punta Cana area. Montaña Redonda is popular becuase of the beautiful views to the sea and for the swing in the mountai. You will get one of the most instagrammable places in Dominican Republic in the swing.

WHERE TO STAY IN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

There are dormitory rooms that you can rent the bed for as low as $10 USD a night if you want the cheapest option. AirBnb are also available, mostly for about $20-25 USD a night. Click here if you want to get $30 credit on your first booking in AirBnb.

Double room hostels can costs up to $30-40 USD a night while mid-range hotels costs more or less $80 USD a night.

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BEST TIME TO VISIT DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

In Dominican Republic their summer (December to April), there are fewer rains than normal. In their winter (May to November), rains are almost non-stop. For most tourists best time to visit Dominican Republic is  from December to April because of easier transport. You have to avoid from June to November when is Hurricane season in Dominican Republic.

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Ruben Arribas is a Spanish traveler who has traveled more than 70+ countries around the world. Now based in the Philippines!

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