Dominican Republic

 Below you will find some links, information, and photos of the Dominican Republic

  • Punta Cana International Airport
  • Dive Sites
    • Bahahibe - St George wreck: A 73 metre/240-foot freighter sitting in a maximum depth of 44 metres/145 feet, although the top is in 15 metres/50 feet of water. It’s a fairly new wreck, so you won’t find a lot of growth, but it’s intact for penetration and scads of fish have moved in making this wreck a great photo op.
  • Travel Suggestions
    • Fly into Punta Cana Airport (PUJ) or Santo Domingo (SDO)
    • Money: Convert money to Dominican Pesos or use major credit card at resorts
    • Domestic Drinks: Presidente Beer or Brugal Rum
    • Food: Typical Caribbean fare, with lots of tropical fruits, rice, beans, and seafood. 
    • Internet access: Available at Punta Cana Hotel or can purchase a prepaid Claro cellular internet USB device
    • Telephone access: Prepaid phones are available, phone access at Punta Cana Hotel
    • Air Temperature: 86 average high, 76 average low
    • Water Temperature: 82 degrees average ocean, 78 degree average in caves
    • Language: Primarily Spanish, but some places speak English.  All dive sites will either have a translator or the operator will speak English.
    • Electricity: 110V/60Hz Type A
    • Time Zone: UTC/GMT -4 hour