The Dominican Republic has 27 climatic zones, so the weather can vary.It is located in the Caribbean and the temperatures are warm throughout the country and throughout the year. Some have even called their time in this country “The Endless Summer.”
The northern coast of the Dominican Republic has historically been one of the safest areas of the country and the Caribbean with respect to hurricanes, in fact, current statistics show that more hurricanes of category 3 have affected the country.However on the north coast there was no damage.
PUERTO PLATA “The Bride of the Atlantic” is a beautiful coastal city.Located in the northern part of the island of Hispaniola, it is washed by the waters of the Atlantic and the tropical heat of the sun.It is surrounded by beaches with excellent anclimate,making it one of the main tourist attractions in the Caribbean.
Puerto Plata is a city with a wealth of attractions and options.
Key highlights: The beaches, with the clear waters and white sand as in the case of Playa Sosua and CabareteCofresi. Isabel de Torres mountainis a thousand feet high at the summit, the Cristo Redentor. In Puerto Plata you will find the Amber Museum.The fort of San Felipe and the Malecon, with major activities during the day and night.
The city of Puerto Plata has an airport.The Airport Gregorio Luperon, allowing easier access for travelers who want to enjoy the packages offered by the city. Puerto Plata has modern communication and transportation, as well as several restaurants.
Puerto Plata’s economy is based on the agriculture and tourism industries.
The main tourist areas of Puerto Plata are: Sosua, Cabarete, Playa Dorada and San Felipe de Puerto Plata.
Sosúais a small village 25 kms.east of the city of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic, on the Atlantic coast. The capital of the province which has the same name, and it is15 km from the International Airport, Gregorio Luperon. Its climate is tropical moist forest created by the winds and low temperatures of the Atlantic It’s tourist industry development originates in the late nineteenth century. It was a great center of production of bananas, when the United Fruit Co. (USA) was established here.