Experience La Romana

Fast facts
  • Discover the breathtaking offshore islands of Saona and Catalina
  • Play a round in one of the Caribbean’s top golfing destinations
  • Explore the replica 16th century Mediterranean village of Altos de Chavón

Located on the south-eastern tip of the Dominican Republic, La Romana offers the perfect blend of seaside relaxation and natural exploration. Surrounded by picturesque sugar cane fields and overlooking the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea, this destination has something to offer every traveller. Visit the offshore island of Isla Saona on a catamaran cruise to spend the day soaking up the sun on your very own private island with white-sand beaches and excellent snorkelling conditions. La Romana is also one of the Caribbean’s top golfing destinations, with three championship courses at the famous Casa de Campo resort complex: Teeth of the Dog, The links and Dye Fore. These world-class greens were designed by legendary golf architect Pete Dye and are a favourite among celebrities! Make sure to explore Altos de Chavón at Casa de Campo during your stay, a replica historic Mediterranean village that features 16th century architecture and offers dramatic sweeping views of Chavón River.

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Travel tips

National language: Spanish

Currency: DOP (Dominican Peso). We recommend travellers bring USD (United States Dollar) for their vacation.

Language notes: Hola! While the local language is Spanish, English is widely spoken in resorts and tourist areas.

Voltage: 110V

Travel tips: Canadian devices use 120 V and will work with 110 V. Many resorts have 120 V plugs. For older devices, items using motors or heating (heated beauty tools, electric toothbrushes) and three-prong plugs we recommend bringing an adaptor with voltage conversion.

What to pack: Don’t know what to bring? Don’t worry. Click Here for a full checklist to print and refer to when packing for your all-inclusive vacation in La Romana.

What to buy: A must buy is the Dominican Faceless dolls (Muñecas Limé) created by sculptor Liliana Mera Limé. A very popular souvenir item, which showcases the richness and culture of the Dominican people.

Getting around: Your local Sunwing Experiences representative will handle your airport transfers, providing you with round-trip transportation from the airport to your resort and back. To discover all the incredible things to do and see, Sunwing Experiences will take you on a range of exciting tours and excursions.

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