Best places for a caravan trip in the Dominican Republic
A motorhome road trip is the best way to discover and explore the hidden beauties scattered throughout the Dominican Republic. It allows you to travel unrestricted anywhere you wish while exploring the most beautiful places on the island. The friendly Dominicans in the flirty fishing villages, the amazing viewpoints and the delicious local food and snacks you will find along the way will leave you with an overwhelming sense of freedom.
With this motorhome travel planner, we want to guide you around the island and show you the most amazing places to visit during your motorhome trip around the country.
1. Motorhome trip to Samaná
Driving through the paradisiacal province of Samana, you will see wild beaches crashing against the rocky coastline, rainforests, coconut plantations, valleys and mountains with crystal clear rivers flowing into the Atlantic Ocean.
There are also many incredible beaches waiting to be explored, such as Playa Rincon, Playa Fronton, Playa Madama and Cayo Levantado. Be sure to stop to see the humpback whales that visit Samana Bay or enjoy a fun day of bodyboarding or kitesurfing in the turquoise waters.
2. RV trip to the southwest of the Dominican Republic
If you like raw and natural places, then the southwest of the Dominican Republic should definitely be on your travel list. Tourism is still underdeveloped there, with the exception of a few small guesthouses and Airbnb.
There is a lot of natural beauty and simplicity and joy have a strong influence on this rural part of the island. Places you should definitely visit are Bahia de las Aguilas, Laguna Oviedo and Lago Enriquillo.
3. Excursion to the north coast
The north coast between Samaná and Puerto Plata is another great place to visit on your trip. There are a variety of small fishing villages, coconut plantations, and views of great beaches on one side and the beautiful mountains of the Cordillera Septentrional on the other.
Along the way you can enjoy many fun activities, such as zip-lining across the Dudú Lagoon, visiting the popular seaside town of Cabarete, with its amazing surfing beaches and beach bars, or trying out the Puerto Plata cable car.
Interested in a motorhome tour in the Dominican Republic? Contact our on-site motorhome specialist who offers fully equipped motorhomes with a personal driver to take you anywhere.