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Parks and nature in Dominican Republic

Top parks

Shopping Mall
“You will enjoy coming to this mall because it houses names brands that are rocognized world wide. To name a few: Rolex, Louis Vuitton, Gucci and other high end fashion stores. This mall is affluent $$$$$$”
  • 44 locals recommend
“Group of cays in the Harbour where history blends with nature. Featuring cave depiction by pre-colombian inhabitants”
  • 38 locals recommend
Botanical Garden
“The largest botanical gardens in the Caribbean, the Jardín Botánico Nacional graces the capital city with over 400 acres (two-square kilometers) of nature preserve filled with the island’s native trees, including multiple species of palm, flowers—over 300 species of orchids—and birds, such as the country’s national palm chat. A trolley tour takes you through its multiple exotic corners, the most popular of which is the Japanese garden, with a manicured, lakeside lawn ideal for picnics. Beginner or avid bird watchers can sign up for guided hikes organized by the Hispaniola Ornithological Society.”
  • 35 locals recommend
“An min-zoo, cultural recreation experience for the whole family, but please (please!) keep in mind that you can't take pictures inside the park and you can't bring your own food or water. Please, plan accordingly. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Water Park
“Seaside park where visitors can swim with dolphins, touch a shark, hold a stingray & more.”
  • 6 locals recommend
“Cafes with patios look out on this historic plaza that hosts art shows, concerts & other events.”
  • 23 locals recommend
Nature Preserve
“Relax and enjoy one of the most beautiful spots nature can offer in Punta Cana”
  • 27 locals recommend
“Il Parque Nacional del Este è un'area naturale protetta di 42.000 ettari situata nell'estremo meridionale dell'isola, a forma di penisola trapezoidale. È divisa in due zone: una peninsulare, composta da roccia di origine corallina affiorante (dove si trova Playa Palmilla) e un'altra insulare (che include Isla Catalina e Isla Saona), separate dal Canal de Catuano. In essa vivono 112 specie differenti di volatili (alcune endemiche dei Caraibi e del paese), lamantini (una specie a rischio estinzione) e tartarughe marine. La vegetazione è composta da mangrovie (attenzione alle punture dei simulidi).”
  • 2 locals recommend


“Gimnasio al aire libre Cancha de voleyball Vista al mar, frente al mar No para bañarse, solo para mirar”
  • 6 locals recommend
“Beutiful park situated infront of Corazones Unidos Hospital. It has a bird coupe thats iconic and relaxing to sit around while feeding the birds. ”
  • 1 local recommends


“This is a perfect excursion for lovers of snorkeling and diving. The island is close to a beautiful coral bar rich in aquatic plants and tropical fish. Beautiful white sand beaches too ! ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Surf Spot
“A beautiful Beach, locals and tourists alike. Take tour own drinks and food or have some fresh fish and a cold cerveza at one of the local restaurants served right on the Beach!”
  • 50 locals recommend
“Best of the beaches of the area, great local and international food. Groups, families, couples and just alone, you will enjoy this incredible place. ”
  • 37 locals recommend
“The wonderful caves and coral for snorkeling. by boat 10 minutes or by foot 1;30 hour. No restaurant there.”
  • 5 locals recommend
“Spectacular beach, cristal clear water and white sand .. one of our favorites in the Dominican Rep. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
“Playa Alicia is a quiet beach in the middle of Sosua. If you are coming from the highway or downtown it is located at the end of Dr. Rosen street also known as "Calle Sin Salida" ”
  • 30 locals recommend
“Another local beach. Be aware that you may need to pay to access the beach. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
“Hugging a crescent-shaped bay, Sosúa is a beautiful stretch of golden sand contrasting against deep azure-turquoise waters with a white, sandy bottom. It’s also a diver and snorkeler favorite, with easy access to a wide array of sites near shore.”
  • 22 locals recommend


  • 1 local recommends