TRAVEL INFO

Travel info

Location

Only 30 minutes away from the airport, and just only 30 minutes from the city center, Bavaro is one of the best places in the world to disconnect and relax on its white sand beaches and in the crystal-clear water. This area of Dominican Republic is valued by both locals and tourists, making it one of the most sought after and desired spots.

Discover the diverse and traditional Dominican culture, including its delicious gastronomy and exotic fruit. Surround yourself by coconut trees, visit the traditional sites and enjoy more than 20km of beautiful coral reef. From Bavaro, you can easily do all kind of activities: visit virgin beaches, dive, snorkel, play golf or travel to another of the tropical islands.  A real paradise to enjoy an unforgettable experience.

Key information

Climate

Temperatures in September range from 24ºC(75ºF) to 32ºC(95ºF)

Shop hours

General opening hours for the shopping malls are from 9am to 9pm

Time zone

GMT -4:00

Electricity supply

120V. The power plugs and sockets are of type A and B

Payments

Credit cards are generally accepted; VISA and MasterCard are most commonly accepted

Language

 Spanish, but English is widely spoken

Currency

Dominican pesos (DOP). Dollars and Traveler’s Cheques are widely accepted

Tips

Tips in bar and restaurants should be around 5% and 10% of the total price. Bellboys and maids at the hotel usually receive between 5 and 15 Dominican Pesos