Get to know Dominican Republic with Viator
Many are drawn to the Dominican Republic for its postcard-perfect beaches—but beyond the all-inclusive resorts, the DR thrums with life. A lush interior hides waterfalls, towering mountains, and whitewater rapids; mangrove swamps and desert dunes support diverse ecosystems; and merengue and bachata provide a lively soundtrack to remote villages and cosmopolitan Santo Domingo alike. But above all, the vibrant energy of this country comes from its warm and diverse people.
Read the latest Dominican Republic travel guides, trip ideas, and articles from Viator’s travel insiders, a community of writers and locals who’ve been all over the world to help travelers find and experience the best things to see and do.