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Why Punta Cana Should Be Your First Vacation After Lockdown

a group of palm trees next to a body of water

Most of us have been on lockdown since March due to the COVD-19 pandemic. Many of us have found it incredibly difficult to stay home, even though we know it is the best thing to do right now. We’re all dreaming of the day that we can visit friends and family as normal, and some of us are ready to plan our next vacation!

We’ve got the perfect destination for your first post lockdown vacation – Punta Cana! Let’s see what makes Punta Cana the place to be in 2020:

Wild beaches

Since it looks like we’re going to need to keep up with social distancing for now, Punta Cana has the answer! Soak up the sun at one of the east coasts numerous wild beaches. Playa Limon, Playa Esmeralda and more are located just a short and beautiful drive away from the resorts. You can enjoy these stunning locations without the crowds. So pack up a cooler with some ice cold Presidente, and head on out for an adventure!

Awesome activities

There are so many things to do, from snorkeling to zip lining, and cultural safaris to beach buggies. The excursion providers here are already preparing for the return of visitors, with extra health and safety measures in place. Here trips are generally in smaller groups, and many private tours are available. You can take a look at some of the amazing things you can do in Punta Cana here.

Amazing people

There’s an incredible community spirit in Punta Cana. People are super friendly and welcoming to visitors, and you’ll find no matter what you need, someone will be available to help. Much of Punta Cana relies heavily on tourism for income, and many families survive only with this work. The people here do everything possible to make sure that visitors not only enjoy their stay, but come back and recommend the destination to others.

Plenty of accommodation options

Punta Cana has many options for accommodation. Alongside the popular resorts are many smaller boutique hotels, as well as private apartment and villa rentals. Don’t worry if you don’t speak the language, there’s a huge expat community that lives here ready to help! You can really get a feel for the real Punta Cana outside of the resort, and connect with some inspiring people.  Private rentals are extremely popular for a reason, and Punta Cana is a very safe destination for visitors who want to vacation in a new and exciting way!

Incredible food

Fresh fish on the beach at Macao, Fried chicken freshly prepared by a Dominican cook. Here are so many options for dining in Punta Cana! A tasty selection of local and international dishes are readily available, and you’ll be sure to find something you’ll love. There’s nothing better than enjoying a meal outside in the warm Caribbean air with an ice cold drink!

What are you planning to do when you visit Punta Cana on your next vacation? Join our Facebook group and let us know!