Attractions in Juan Dolio

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.

Juan Dolio Beaches

Juan Dolio Beach

You will discover several beaches to enjoy in and around the area. Just click on the beach names to get additional information concerning that section of the coast.

Juan Dolio Beach: A nice place to relax, Juan Dolio offers visitors a gorgeous beach and the opportunity to explore some of the areas best natural attractions in the region, such as rivers, caves, and off-shore islands. The beach is often called one of the nicest within the vicinity of Santo Domingo, so you know a day planned at Juan Dolio will be a pleasurable one.

Another place to consider is Real Beach. Real Beach is located off Caretta Nueva.

Villa del Mar Beach: Villa del Mar features white sand and navy blue water. The shore is lined with trees and baked by hotel properties.

Luckily, the area is home to a full range of beaches in and around the area. If interested, you can get more details here.


In case you enjoy expanding your knowledge of other people and places, you should consider visiting a museum while on vacation in Juan Dolio.

Many travelers choose to visit Museo de San Pedro de Macoris. It is found within San Pedro De Macoris, 7.1 mi. East of central Juan Dolio. Visitors to the museum will be able to explore the vast collection of old relics from telephones and cash registers to pictures, pans, weapons, and really anything and everything else. The only theme that the museum sticks to is "this is from San Pedro de Macoris,".

Another landmark that often intrigues visitors is Museo Regional de Antropologia. It is found within Universidad Central del Este and located 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 following table enables you to get more information on some the museums available 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

In case you like to explore the historical roots of an unfamiliar place, you might want to visit a historical site while vacationing in Juan Dolio.

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

Guests can experience some other worthwhile places to visit close to Juan Dolio.

If the more functional aspects of life by the sea interest you, you might want to visit Faro Punta Pescadero. Estbalished sometime around 1894, this lighthouse has protected passing ships from the coast for over a century. Still in use today, visitors at night may see the beacon doing its nightly ritual.

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


Visitors can enjoy 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


The Dominican Republic Casinos

Travelers don't usually go to Juan Dolio to find gambling, although there is one option, Coral Costa Caribe American Casino. <p>The casino at Coral Costa Caribe, called the American Casino, is the only one for miles, but that's okay because the exciting atmosphere is enough to keep you enthralled for hours. Start your night at the slots, have a couple of drinks (which are free, along with snacks, for gamers), and work your way over to the game tables where you might just win big.</p>


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