The 10 Best Beaches in Punta Cana
The paradisiacal east coast of the Dominican Republic, from Cap Cana, Punta Cana, Cabeza de toro, Playa Bávaro to the beautiful waters of Uvero Alto, we are famous for our more than 50 kilometers of dream beaches, surrounded by exclusive all-inclusive resorts and condominiums.
We show you the ten best beaches in Punta Cana!
1- Bavaro Beach:
We begin with what is considered one of the best 10 beaches in the Caribbean, the beautiful Playa Bávaro, the most famous among the beaches of Punta Cana and with kilometers of gentle waves and white sands, rows of coconut trees and crystal clear waters of turquoise blue tones, where you can enjoy the sun and activities like sailing, snorkeling and diving.
The largest number of hotel complexes and all-inclusive resorts and condominiums with beautiful apartments in the entire eastern part of our beautiful pías are concentrated, as well as numerous bars and restaurants where you can enjoy tropical drinks and delicious food in front of the sea. A few steps away, you will find some exclusive shopping centers and nightclubs. Steps from the beach, you will also find some of the most famous nightclubs in Punta Cana.
2- Punta Cana Beach:
Continuing the list, there is Playa Punta Cana, where you can enjoy the spectacle offered by 2 kilometers of white sands, crystal clear waters and wonderful coconut palm environments. On this beach it is also possible to practice different water sports, such as sailing, windsurfing, kayaking or snorkeling.
Along with Bávaro, it is one of the most famous beaches in Punta Cana, with several hotel complexes and golf courses. In the surroundings, there is the exclusive Punta Cana Village complex, a residential and commercial center with a variety of shops and restaurants. On this beach, where famous personalities such as Oscar de la Renta and Julio Iglesias have installed their mansions.
3- Macao Beach:
Towards the north of Punta Cana, is Playa Macao, one of the few public beaches in Punta Cana, with kilometers of white sands and strong waves, ideal for surfing and windsurfing. Also, given its size, it is one of the favorite beaches for excursions in buggies and 4-wheel motorcycles (ATV).
Playa Macao, unlike other beaches in the area, has so far only one all-inclusive hotel complex, It is more well known for the offer of tourist services, such as some small beach restaurants and locals who offer horseback riding and excursions through the region.
4- Juanillo Beach:
Considered one of the most beautiful beaches in Punta Cana, with a long strip of white sands, rows of coconut trees and always calm waters, ideal for families with children.
Playa Juanillo is located in the exclusive area of Cap Cana, a private area with hotel complexes, condominiums, restaurants, convention centers, golf course and the most complete marina in the country. For those who do not have accommodation in Cap Cana, this beach has public access, allowing you to visit it during the day.
5- Uvero Alto Beach:
Continuing the ranking of the best beaches in Punta Cana, we find Playa Uvero, the northernmost beach and far from the group of beaches in the area, but with a large extension of white sands and waves with waves, in coconut palm environments.
Because it is further away, Playa Uvero Alto has the advantage of its tranquility, encountering considerably less flow of people compared to other Punta Cana. Its tourist offer is also wide, with a significant number of hotel complexes and resorts facing the sea.
6- El Cortesito Beach:
It is a beach divided into two areas, the first is part of a hotel zone and the second of a small fishing village of the same name. It has shallow and fairly calm waters, ideal for swimming.