Punta Cana Water Sports

Posted by Caribbean Casas on June 28th, 2018

Many people go to Punta Cana to relax on the fine golden sands with a cocktail in hand. Others, however, go for the thrill of the many water sports on offer down the coastline. If you have a Dominican Republic vacation rental on the Puna Cana coast, then you are in the right place for some action packed adventure.

Punta Cana Water Sports


Not the most thrilling of sports, but snorkeling off the coast of the Punta Cana coastline can reward you with some very memorable adventures. Most beaches have a water sports centre where you can hire all the equipment needed. Chances are you won't even need to take a boat ride anywhere, as a variety of corals can be found just off the coast, but depending where your vacation rental Dominican Republic is, you might prefer to take a short ride to the nearest reef.

Scuba diving

Taking snorkeling up a level, scuba diving offers the chance to head into deeper waters and see things that you would not be able to see using a snorkel. Once you have learned a few basic skills, a professional instructor can take you to a shallow reef where you can admire the many colourful fish and sea creatures at your leisure. More experienced divers can visit the many dive site further out to sea.

Paddle boarding

Find your inner balance and go paddle boarding for the day. This offers a great alternative to surfing when there is no wind, and after mastering standing up on your board, you can simply enjoy exploring the coast and trying not to fall off.


You can learn to surf like a pro with one of the many surfing schools in the region. Macao is a popular surfing spot for locals and tourists alike, so renting a villa in the Dominican Republic here is a good option if you are a surfing fan. After just a short introduction, you'll be out at sea in no time trying out your newly learned skills on the waves.

Kite surfing

There is no better place to learn to kite surfing than on the beaches of Punta Cana. Professional instructors will guide you every step of the way as you skim the waves. The conditions in many parts of the coast are perfect, and there are packages from beginner to advanced available.


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