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So you’re looking to get away to Punta Cana. Have you already seen yourself hanging on one of the pool beds, a strawberry daiquiri in one hand, and that book you’ve been wanting to read for ages in another? Fair enough, but there’s a chance you want something more. Because the whole thing about holidays is to do something out of the ordinary! We’re here to tell you that there are many options for a fun vacay in Punta Cana. To make it easy, we have found 5 hotels that offer the best activities, trips, and excursion packs in Punta Cana. Happy fun-cation!

Barcelo Bavaro Beach

This spectacular resort is located at one on the 10 best beaches of the world, so it may not come as a surprise that you can enjoy all kinds of water sports. There’s even a whole water activities center! They offer sports like kitesurfing and canoeing. On top of that, other sports like golf, tennis (they have 3 courts!) and beach volleyball are also available. One of the resorts with the best activities in Punta Cana. Check their website here!

Tortuga Bay Resorts & Club

This eco resort is Punta Cana first boutique hotel and is made for people who want a memorable and unique holiday. On top of the many activities they offer on site, Tortuga Bay is known for organizing exciting and original excursions like wreck diving and Segway eco tours. If you are looking for a calmer activity while your family is on an adventure, you can choose the yogi detox pack to relax.

Sensatori Resort Punta Cana

This is one of our favorites, because the list of fun activities in Sensatori Resort is endless! They don’t call their activities exciting, but ‘thrilling’. Interesting… How about archery, for example? Bet you didn’t think of that. You can practice your aim and shoot right into the target like a true Robin Hood. Sensatori also offers dance classes, where you can practice Dominican dances like merengue and bachata. There’s something for everyone!

Ocean Blue & Sand

The name says it all: this resort is crazy about water. That’s why they have focussed on giving their guests the best diving and PADI training courses on every experience level. So whether you’re a first-timer or a seasoned water rat, you can improve your skills here. But there are also several cultural and historical trips available. For instance their eco adventures. that take you to the lush green nature in Cap Cana. There’s a zipline eco tour in a natural cliff, that gives you magnificent panoramic view over the coastline. You can also go off road to the tropical forest and beach, driving your own buggy. This resort had to be on our best activities list.

Now Larimar Resort

This resort is very kid-friendly and offers activities for all ages. Your kids can enjoy their own adventures, like treasure hunts and campout days, parents have some free time to seek their own thrilling activity. This includes horseback riding on the beach, kayaking and sailing. So take out your swimwear and water shoes and get ready to take on the waves!

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