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Bavaro is a wonderful exotic town in the Dominican Republic that is known as one of the best beach resorts. This is also a paradise for people who enjoy active rest. It took only 25 years to turn this unknown area of wild nature with endless mango groves and untouched beaches into a luxury resort. Today there are over 30 tourist complexes in this town. The resorts have different design and service, but one thing they all share is a fantastic, luxurious beach with white sand.
Bavaro never ceases to attract a great number of fans of summer sports, beachside recreation, and nighttime entertainment. Travelers will find there a fantastic range of sports activities, … Open
The sea in this region is calm due to cays that protect the lagoon from waves. Along the azure coast line grow endless coconut palms. Spacious sand beaches, tender sun, and silent lagoon – isn’t this what every tourist dreams about? Apart from sunbathing and swimming you can participate in multiple sports entertainments and water attractions, or visit one of famous local national parks. Manati Park Bavaro is considered the most popular one. This is also the only national park in the Dominican Republic where you can see dolphins. The visitors of this park can see exotic birds, parrots, reptiles, look at huge aquariums with fish of different sizes and shapes, or go to see the show of sea lions.
A small and cozy village is located not far away from the resort. This is a typical Indian settlement, so it will be genuinely interesting for tourists. Here visitors can see the lifestyle of Taino tribe, visit convenient huts and buy souvenirs in local outlets. Another popular attraction is visiting Saona Island, taking a ride on jeeps or attending an excursion to the capital of this country Santo Domingo. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
1. Fans of hiking and excursions are better to refrain from visiting Bavaro during the period from May to September as it usually rains every day during this season. Showers are rare during … Open
In the vicinity of the city there are several fascinating natural objects, such as "Palm Cemetery." So called is the marshland, where you can see a lot of dead trees. Tree trunks rise straight from the water, creating an incredible surreal landscape. Many tourists come here specially to take the original photos, these places attract ornithologists too. The catch is that the swamp has become home to many species of aquatic birds, which attract not only curious tourists, but also some professional researchers. 
For those fond of modern zip-lines it is worth visiting Bavaro Adventure Park, it is a popular holiday destination among family travellers. This large rope town was equipped in a beautiful park area, where travellers are offered dozens of interesting attractions. They can go on the bungee, walk along the rope bridges among the treetops, and there are some rides that are suitable even for young kids. This amusement park even has an excellent Dinopark, where you can take pictures with impressive figures of dinosaurs. 
Bavaro has many authentic design hotels. Tropical Princess Beach Resort & Spa stands out among upscale hotels due to its design. This accommodation place is decorated in accordance with … Open
Mandatory part of such holiday should be a visit to the local malls and shops, where the most popular shopping centre is the Palma Real Shopping Village. It has a very beautiful building in the colonial style, and this shopping centre features hundreds of kinds of commodities. Here you can buy modern clothes and accessories, as well as to choose interesting souvenirs and dishes at local eateries. 
The real attraction of Bavaro is jewellery store “Harrison's Fine Caribbean Jewellers”, in which customers are offered unique jewellery with precious and semiprecious stones. Here, visitors can watch how the jewellers work, as well as book jewellery to be made according to their individual sketch. Many tourists visit the jewellery shop as a museum, but to leave without buying is not an easy task. 
Bavaro has a decent selection of luxury resort hotels, where vacations will be unforgettable. Grand Palladium Palace Resort Spa is an all-inclusive hotel. For 400 USD per night travelers can … Open
Not far from the Bavaro is a very fascinating Oleg Bat House Cave, the primary inhabitants of which are the bats. Some incredibly interesting excursions are available in this cave, during which you can watch its inhabitants and admire the fantastic stalactites and stalagmites.
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Las Cascada Waterpark

From the series “The greatest and fanciest water parks”
A great swimming pool with artificial waves is great for surfers. Those who do not like risky activities will appreciate the lazy river. Since the water park is completely open, it is available for visit in the period from March to October. Budget travelers will appreciate the low cost of the admission tickets. Excellent discounts are provided for children. … Read further

Sightseeing in Dominican Republic: things to see

Aguas Blancas Waterfall and Juan Dolio Beach are usually mentioned in the list of most important nature sights of the country, and Bahoruco coast is famous for its rich deposits of turquoise. It’s possible to find the blue stones during a simple walk on the beach. Locals use turquoise to make interesting souvenirs and amulets. Finally, the villages of Playa Macao and Punta Kana attract visitors with their large coconut palm groves. The groves are hardly penetrable, but sometimes they are crossed by bays and lagoons. … Open
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