ACCESSIBLE PUNTA CANA
The most tourist area of the Dominican Republic is undoubtedly Punta Cana. A paradisiacal destination with accesses adapted to the best beaches in the world and the most beautiful in the country, and other attractions enabled to welcome and facilitate the enjoyment of people with disabilities.
In Punta Cana is growing the offer of accessible tourism, the main Dominican tourist region. It has hotels, beaches and a variety of adapted hotels, where you can enjoy a holiday accessible to all travelers with reduced mobility wishing to stay on the beach.
Arena Gorda Beach, followed by Bavaro Beach, is one of the most known beaches in the world, and although it is much exploited it is still very beautiful. It offers everything you can expect from the Caribbean Sea and beach.
Las Galeras is one of the beaches where diving is best.
Bayahibe beach is located near the locality La Romana. It maintains the appearance of a typical Caribbean beach and is next to the National Park of the East. For its part, Bonita Beach is an ideal place to enjoy a quiet and relaxed afternoon. These two beaches are beautiful and ideal for snorkeling.
The organized groups usually visit Limón Beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in Punta Cana where you can spend a quiet day between sunbeds and bars.
The Bávaro Lagoon, a nature reserve, can be crossed by kayak with organized tours, because its characteristics are accessible for people with reduced mobility. In addition, walking the area of dry mangrove that surrounds the lagoon is not a problem, since the path is very flat and well compacted. All this facilitates access with a wheelchair.
There are transport companies with adapted vehicles with capacity for five people. Thus, travelers with wheelchairs and their families can travel not only from the airport to the hotel, but also to move around Punta Cana.
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