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Puerto Plata

Gondola traveling up a mountain in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
  • 19.7808° N / 70.6871° W

  • Beautiful Beaches

  • Best Bars

A peaceful harbor town nestled in the mountains

White and yellow colonial-style building that serves as city hall in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
A groom holds his bride from behind with the ocean in the background at sunset

Situated on the north coast of the Dominican Republic, Puerto Plata is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the sun, as well as experience some of the best nightlife in the country.

Currency Dominican Peso
Language(s) Spanish
Timezone Eastern Standard Time (UTC-5)
Unique Feature Dominican Amber Museum
Good For Beaches, Cable Car Rides, Historic Centers