7 Best Beaches Of Punta Cana

Discover the most popular beaches in Punta Cana and surrounding areas

Legend has it that on a remote island of the Caribbean, you can find the most beautiful beaches in the world. Beaches of brave turquoise blue waves and fine white sand shore. Beaches that drag the colorful fish and magical coral reefs from the deepest of the ocean, and pull the sky down to its waters, enlightening them with hundreds of orange starfish. All of these marvelous beaches sleep in Punta Cana.

So that you do not go without visiting any of them, we have decided to tell you about the best beaches of Punta Cana and about what each one of them has to offer.

Juanillo Beach

Located in the exclusive zone of Cap Cana, this beautiful beach of fine White sand and low blue turquoise waters is one of the favorites of Punta Cana. Perfect for relaxing and enjoying its beautiful landscapes.

It counts with various exquisite restaurants such as La Mona de Cap Cana and Little John, where you can devour the best dishes of the Caribbean. Once in this paradise, you must take a photo next to the typical Volkswagen van of Little John, which has become an icon of Juanillo Beach.

Playa Blanca

Composted by calmed waters and green palm trees, this exclusive beach of Cap Cana is perfect for water sports such as Kitesurf, Paddle and Windsurfing. Besides that, it count with the restaurant of Playa Blanca, where you can taste the delicious Caribbean cuisine.

Cabeza de Toro Beach

In the heart of Cabeza de Toro two completely different worlds meet face to face; the curious thing about this beach is that half of it is like a dreamlike vision, with its infinite and leafy green palm trees, placed between dozens of chaise-lounge and Balinese beds, while the other half is full of small colorful ships and boats that seem to be forgotten in the abyss of the sea.

In this beach of Cabeza de Toro, the worlds of tourism local communities sleep together. Perfect to photograph, any of the sides of this beautiful beach looks like the perfect postcard.

Bávaro Beach

Bathing the hotels of Meliá Caribe Tropical, Ifa Villas Bávaro, and the Barceló, Bávaro Beach is one of the busiest beaches of the zone. Besides its strategic location, this beach counts with numerous restaurants in its surroundings that keep it constantly active.

Perfect for boats and catamaran rides, in Bávaro Beach you will find clubs such as Marina Caribe, where you will be able to live unforgettable experiences in a different world: the submarine world of coral reefs, colorful fish and orange starfish, perfect for taking a swim and snorkeling.

Beach of Los Corales

Often confused with the Beach of El Cortecito, the Beach of Los Corales is one of the favorites for the locals and for the tourists who love to go walking around. Located behind Plaza Turquesa and Plaza El Dorado; you will find plenty of small restaurants, bars and night-life as in only a few other places. After a day full of sun and walks near the shore of this picturesque beach, dare to give the local cuisine a try in any of these places.

Enjoy the live music and interact with the locals. If you feel like relaxing, you can also delight yourself with one of the delicious massages of Flavio Acuna Spa, in any of its ocean view beach cabins.

Macao Beach

In the remote town of Macao, you will find the most popular virgin beach of Punta Cana. Its brave surge and the presence of Macao Surf Camp make this beach the perfect place to give surf a try. Its typical little schacks, sleeping under the overhang of large trees, decorated by running dogs and smiling children, will allow you to experience an authentic Dominican beach day pass.

Meet the typical empanada peddler and the local artisan that exhibits his art and crafting with proud. If you want to get away from the hotel zone for a day, this is the perfect beach to enjoy nature and the Caribbean lifestyle.

Lemon Beach

Right behind the famous Montaña Redonda and Lemon Lagoon in the neighboring village of Miches, you will find this paradisiac well hidden beach. Enjoy an amusing kayak or speedboat ride to the shore of Lemon Beach and taste a refreshing coconut drink followed by a horseback ride among its dense nature. Despite the distance to go, Lemon Beach is definitely one of the most beautiful of all, so you better try not to miss it!

We hope to have inspired you to visit this dream locations! If you have already done so, dare to tell us a little bit about your favorite beach in Punta Cana!