Book Cheap Flights to Puerto Plata

Spend holidays in a vibrant city famous for beautiful landscapes, resorts, beach parties and Caribbean music

Puerto Plata is situated along the stretches of gorgeous sandy beaches on the Dominican Republic’s northern coast with the Atlantic Ocean lapping the shores. Puerto Plata with its amazing fishing history, beautiful landscapes, gorgeous beaches, resorts, beach parties and Caribbean music holds a special charm. With discounted plane tickets to Puerto Plata from FlyOfinder arrive in a vibrant city where the friendly Dominican people are ready to give you a warm welcome. You will not only love the relaxing atmosphere and wonderful beaches, but also the vibrancy around the resorts and smiling invitations for dancing after the sun goes down.

The sunshine-filled paradise Puerto Plata is beckoning you for a great vacation where you will just love relaxing and soaking up the sun. Beach lovers get attracted to Puerto Plata because of warm waters, gentle breezes, long stretches of beach, and of course, diverse watersports offerings such as scuba diving, snorkeling, surfing, deep sea fishing, swimming with dolphins and more.

Things to explore in Puerto Plata

Puerto Plata is a popular resort destination with endless beach activities and stunning attractions to explore. There are plenty of things for you to pursue here, which will undoubtedly make your vacation highly enjoyable. It's high time to search for discounted airfare to Puerto Plata Dominican Republic now and head off to your dream vacation in this tropical paradise.

  • Enjoy relaxing and sunbathing at the popular Public Beach in this major Dominican city
  • Take a cultural and historical tour at Fort San Felipe and explore its wonderful architecture. This New World’s oldest fort is a prime attraction for architecture lovers
  • Your kids will enjoy visiting the Ocean World Adventure Park. It is home to an aquarium, a kiddies’ park and a lavish casino. The kids will get the opportunity to see closely various marine creatures such as piranhas, stingrays, sharks, sea lions, dolphins and many more 
  • Go for an excursion to Cabarete, formerly quaint fishing village, to the east of Puerto Plata perfect for windsurfing and kitesurfing beaches
  • Take a taxi to the base of Mount Isabel de Torres in southwest of Puerto Plata, and then hop on to a cable car to the peak to get awesome views of the city skyline, a huge statue of Christ and a botanical garden
  • The Damajaqua Cascades, better known as the "27 Waterfalls", are one of the most thrilling sights in Puerto Plata. This national monument is a prime attraction for tourists who arrive here on a canyon
  • Visit the Amber Museum for getting an up-close look at the Dominican Republic's beloved amber housed in a Victorian mansion in downtown Puerto Plata. You can even buy some authentic amber jewelry here
  • Visit the art gallery La Casa de Cultura to see the revolving exhibits from budding Dominican artists. Workshops are also held here for talented artists in music and dance

Getting Around the City

Puerto Plata is served by the Gregorio Luperon International Airport (POP), located 7 miles (11 km) east of Playa Dorada. The city center is easily accessible from the airport. Various transportation options are available for accessing Downtown Puerto Plata. These include buses, taxis and car rentals like Uber and Cabify. Low-cost minivan buses called Guaguas and Motorbike taxis called Motoconchos are the cheapest mode of transportation for travel in the city.

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

Puerto Plata is well known for its spectacular landscapes, gorgeous beaches and numerous tourist attractions. This wonderful vacation destination also has a large number of all-inclusive beachfront resorts. In terms of beach resorts, Puerto Plata is competitive with Dominican Republic's capital city Santo Domingo.

Puerto Plata is served by the Gregorio Luperon International Airport (POP). It has 10 gates. The airport handles direct, nonstop and connecting flights from the United States and other parts of the world.

The months of May and June are the best time for visiting Puerto Plata. This is the time when getting hotel and flight deals are possible because of the impending rainy season. The weather is warm with temperatures averaging in highs of about 90 F in summer and 80 F in winter. Puerto Plata is a relatively safe place to visit with low crime rate. Tourists should keep a low profile in remote areas of the city.

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