Head to this lively resort on the beautiful island of the Dominican Republic and you'll be in no doubt why thousands of sun-seekers plump for holidays in Punta Cana all year round. Punta Cana holidays welcome you with swathes of white sand stretching across a 55km coastline, which borders the Atlantic in the north and the Caribbean towards the south. From buzzing Bavaro to serene Uvero Alto, holidays in Punta Cana offer something for all, including a sprinkling of A-listers to spot! Punta Cana’s airport is among the most popular in the Caribbean and is minutes away from resorts and hotels in the area.
Honeymooners can plan a romantic escape to Punta Cana, with plentiful options for resorts where you can sip cocktails by the pool or tee off at picturesque Cana Bay Golf Club and Punta Espada. If you're on a family holiday, let your kids explore the world underwater, with a glass-bottomed ride along the Punta Cana coast or take surfing lessons on Macao Beach.
With pristine white sands and electric-blue waters, Punta Cana is a perfect choice for those who want to relax and soak up the Caribbean sunshine. This Caribbean gem is a great option for winter sun holidays, with temperatures averaging 28-29°C. The best months to visit Punta Cana is between March and May, avoiding the peak rush and when the temperature is warm. The summer months of June to September are very hot, while winters are pleasant yet still stay above 20°C. If you’re travelling in August, be sure to pack your raincoat!
BEST OF THE
Planning a holiday is always an exciting time, but knowing where to start can often cause confusion.
Talk through your dream holiday
Tap into our 25 years of travel experience
We search, you sunbathe