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Puerto Plata
Well-priced, all-inclusive beach resorts are the norm around Puerto Plata (though you'll find better beaches in nearby Playa Dorada). Take a cable car to the peak of Mount Isabel de Torres, or let the kids explore the 16th-century San Felipe Fortress.

All things to do » Things to do

Damajaqua Cascades (27 Waterfalls)
Damajaqua Cascades (27 Waterfalls)
Attraction type: Waterfalls
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Country World Adventure Park
Country World Adventure Park
Owner description: Beeing The only ACCT certified Zip Line Park in Puerto Plata, Country World Adventure park is a little paradise, located within 70 acres of fertile farm land, where we offer a... more Owner description: Beeing The only ACCT certified Zip Line Park in Puerto Plata, Country World Adventure park is a little paradise, located within 70 acres of fertile farm land, where we offer a variety of activities. It is the ideal place to get out for the day and get in touch with yourself and mother nature. Is it the horseback ride with the breathtaking views and the smell of fresh air? Or the 8 exiting Zip Lines, where the speed and the rush of adrenalin makes you feel so relaxed? Or is it the chance to pet our exotic birds and other animals, or the visit of the waterfalls "Cascades of Damajagua"? We don't know what will make your day..., But we will make sure that you will have an unforgettable one, with lots of fun, feelings of peace and love for mother nature. less
Attraction type: Nature & Wildlife Tours; Private Tours; Horseback Riding Tours; Amusement & Theme Parks; Zipline & Aerial Adventure Parks
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Ocean World Adventure Park, Marina and Casino
Ocean World Adventure Park, Marina and Casino
Owner description: Ocean World Adventure Park, Marina and Casino is the most complete entertainment complex of the Dominican Republic, located in Cofresi Beach, just 3 miles west from the town of... more Owner description: Ocean World Adventure Park, Marina and Casino is the most complete entertainment complex of the Dominican Republic, located in Cofresi Beach, just 3 miles west from the town of Puerto Plata. This entertainment complex is made of an elegant Marina, a unique marine park and the outstanding building where our clients will have the opportunity to enjoy restaurants, bars, and theatre with live dance show, casino and a disco-lounge. Ocean World Adventure park is the most advanced interactive marine park of its kind. Guests will have the opportunity to touch, pet and feed all their favorite animals and mammal friends, including dolphins, sea lions, sharks, stingrays, exotic tropical birds; meet tigers, walk through rain forests and much, much more! Truly an experience of a lifetime. less
Attraction type: Aquariums; Casinos; Water Parks
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Teleferico Puerto Plata Cable Car
Teleferico Puerto Plata Cable Car
Owner description: The Cable Car Puerto Plata is located on the Mountain "Isabel de Torres", south of the beautiful city of Puerto Plata. At the top of the mountain, above a fortress is the statue... more Owner description: The Cable Car Puerto Plata is located on the Mountain "Isabel de Torres", south of the beautiful city of Puerto Plata. At the top of the mountain, above a fortress is the statue of "Christ the Redeemer" with open arms gives the welcome to visitors. Take your photo with Christ, he put his hand on the head! During the visit they will enjoy wonderful views of the ocean and city, as well as beautiful gardens, since the mountain has been declared a Scientific Reserve for the wide variety of animal and plant species are found in it. And if you keep your eyes peeled, you can discover hidden caves that lead to springs and streams that flow into the mountain! While in Puerto Plata, do not miss the cable car, with its exotic natural beauty and extensive National Park. less
Attraction type: Trams
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Mount Isabel de Torres
Mount Isabel de Torres
This mountain, which looms high above Puerto Plata, has a cable car ride to the top.
Attraction type: Mountains

All places to eat » Places to eat

Le Papillon
Le Papillon
Ranked #1 of 99 Restaurants in Puerto Plata
Price: $7 - $50
Cuisines: International, French
Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Dining options: Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Los Tres Cocos
Los Tres Cocos
Ranked #2 of 99 Restaurants in Puerto Plata
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Mares Restaurant & Lounge
Mares Restaurant & Lounge
Ranked #3 of 99 Restaurants in Puerto Plata
Price: $7 - $35
Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Le Petit Francois
Le Petit Francois
Ranked #4 of 99 Restaurants in Puerto Plata
Price: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Seafood, Grill, French, Caribbean
Good for: Romantic, Large groups, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Sebastian
Sebastian
Ranked #5 of 99 Restaurants in Puerto Plata
Price: $5 - $25
Cuisines: Barbecue, Italian, Pizza
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Tubagua Plantation Eco Lodge
Tubagua Plantation Eco Lodge
$30 - $53
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Bungalows Natura Village
4.0 of 5
Bungalows Natura Village
$53 - $63
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Villa Carolina
Villa Carolina
$40

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Charming Countryside Chalet
Charming Countryside Chalet
$48 - $74
Ranked #1 of 12 Puerto Plata B&B and Inns
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VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort
3.5 of 5
VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort
$107 - $324
Ranked #5 of 45 Hotels in Puerto Plata
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The Tropical at Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort
3.0 of 5
The Tropical at Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort
$87 - $244
Ranked #7 of 45 Hotels in Puerto Plata
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Casa Colonial Beach & Spa
5.0 of 5
Casa Colonial Beach & Spa
$237 - $574
Ranked #1 of 45 Hotels in Puerto Plata
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Iberostar Costa Dorada
4.0 of 5
Iberostar Costa Dorada
$155 - $328
Ranked #3 of 45 Hotels in Puerto Plata
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Presidential Suites A Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort
4.0 of 5
Presidential Suites A Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort
$265 - $372
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.