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 Dominican Republic


Some infos on the country

Population : 7,5 millions inhabitants
Surface : 48.442 km²
Capital city : Santo Domingo (2,7 millions inhabitants)
Language : Spanish
Local currency : Dominican Peso ( 1 US$ = 17 pesos RD )
Admittance : Passport. The departure and arrival taxes are 10 US$ each (feb. 2003). I think they're a bit more expensive now.
(came into force since 01/06/05, for pour the french ciizens and subject to possible further modifications) :
Currently valid Identity Card (the new plastified model) or Passport.

Climate : tropical humide, dry season from november to aprils. Humid season from may to june (heavy but short rains.
Electric current : 110 volts, american plugs. Adapter obligatory for the device withstanding 110V.
Time zone : 6 less than Paris.

And here's a short weather summary to help you finding your bearings (same climate than Cuba) :

Cities Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Cuba 26 26 27 29 30 31 32 32 31 29 27 26

average of daily maximum temperatures in °C (see the temperatures in the world )


  really favourable period
  favourable period
  less favourable period



Visited places

Dominican Republic is a very touristic country and there're plenty of tour operators which propose many low-cost travels and stay. I suggest to all those who didn't have profit of it yet to visit the South, and especially the Southern Dominican coast between Saint Domingue and Saona Island .

The various cities: Boca Chica with its really beautiful beach, Juan Dolio and obviously its capital Saint Domingue (Santo Domingo).

The various islands: Catalina island et Saona island (more details on Saona excursion).

The hotels :
- hotel Dominican bay in Boca Chica as well as its beach ,
- hotel Barcelo Talenquera beach in Juan Dolio


  • Enriquillo lake
  • Oviedo lagoon
  • the Sierra Baorucco
  • natural park of los Haïtises
  • the whales of Samana Bay
  • Limon waterfalls
  • Duarte pick
  • the national park of Del Este



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