Attractions in Juan Dolio

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Juan Dolio is a great vacation destination for families thanks to its location which allows for easy access to many other nearby towns and attractions.  But there are also plenty of things to do right within town to keep guests busy, from nature parks to landmarks, and even a casino.

Beaches

Juan Dolio Beach

You will find a large selection of beaches to choose from in and around the area. You can click on the name of each beach for more information concerning that individual beach.

Juan Dolio Beach: Calle Principal runs parallel to Juan Dolio. Exit off the main road onto a dirt road which takes you right up to the sand.

A second location to consider is Real Beach. Real Beach is set on the east coast of the Dominican Republic, in a busy part of the island. Because the beach is surrounded by apartment buildings and hotel properties, the beach can get busy, so it is wise to arrive early to stake your claim.

Villa del Mar Beach: Villa del Mar Beach is accessible off Carretta Nueva.

Luckily, you'll find plenty of additional beaches in and around the area. For more about this topic, read this guide.

Museums

If you like to become more aware of other places and cultures, you should consider visiting a museum during your time in Juan Dolio.

An interesting landmark worth visiting is Museo de San Pedro de Macoris. It is located within San Pedro De Macoris, 7.1 mi. East of central Juan Dolio. This small museum is a collaboration of locals' attempts to preserve the historical heritage of San Pedro de Macoris. Set in a Great House over one-hundred years old, the museum features a collection of artifacts and exhibits of an earlier town.

Another interesting landmark worth visiting is Museo Regional de Antropologia. It is situated at Universidad Central del Este and situated in San Pedro De Macoris, 8.3 mi. East of central Juan Dolio. The museum is open Monday through Friday, though there are no regular business hours. If you wish to stop by to view the exhibits, you will need to contact the university and make the appointment.

The table directly below summarizes more details regarding some the museums you might enjoy nearby.

Museums Near Juan Dolio
Name Phone Location
Museo Regional de Antropologia (809) 529-3562 ext. 319 8.3 mi. East of Central Juan Dolio
Museo de San Pedro de Macoris (809) 529-1078 7.1 mi. East of Central Juan Dolio

Historical Sites

Do you like exploring the history of foreign countries? If so, you should consider visiting a historical site during your vacation.

Historic Sites Near Juan Dolio
Name Type Phone Location Island
Morey Building Historical Site -- 7.3 mi. East of Central Juan Dolio Hispaniola

Miscellaneous Landmarks

Travelers may experience some other worthwhile sites worth visiting close to Juan Dolio.

If the nitty gritty aspects of life by the sea interest you, you might enjoy a visit to Faro Punta Pescadero. Visitors will be able to go on-site of the lighthouse, but will be unable to actually climb up it.

Miscellaneous Landmarks Near Juan Dolio
Name Type Location Island
Faro Punta Pescadero Lighthouse 7.8 mi. East of Central Juan Dolio Hispaniola

Parks

Vacationers can visit a park nearby.

Parks Near Juan Dolio
Name Type Location Island
Parque Duarte San Pedro De Macoris Park 7.3 mi. East of Central Juan Dolio Hispaniola
 

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