Perhaps best known as the home of not only the top golf course in the country, but one of the top courses in the world, La Romana attracts hundreds of tourists annually who visit specifically to get in 18 holes at Teeth of the Dog. When they aren't hitting the links at this or one of the other courses in the area, they'll find La Romana to be a city busy with tourists that remains as beautiful as any other tropical getaway while offering a great deal of activities that cater to visitors.
Sightseeing is a great place to start, with a visit to Altos de Chavon, a 15th century colonial village that is also a great place to do some shopping, at the top of the list. There is also a Roman Cigar Factory that offer tours, hiking paths through a national park, tennis courts, and a few spas for a bit of pampering. If the sea is calling your name, the diving and snorkeling opportunities are outstanding, and deep sea fishing is a great activity as well.
La Romana is not the best diving destination in the Dominican Republic, but there are options. Addittionally, many resorts in town offer Discover Scuba Diving for beginners.
There are 9 dive services and at least 12 different dive sites to choose from. Click this link to read our page concerning diving in this area.
Avid golfers frequent the area, as suggested by the existence of 4 different golf courses. The area courses include Casa De Campo Resort Teeth of the Dog, Casa De Campo Resort Links, and La Romana Country Club. Just click on the course name for a detailed article concerning the course. To visit our complete page about golfing throughout Dominican Republic, visit this page.
Additional information about firms that will help you spend some time on the open water can be seen below.
|Capitan Gringo||(809) 753-9469||11.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Mariposa Tours||(809) 660-5343||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Passion Paradise Adventures||(809) 446-9602||2.4 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Pro Excursions Bayahibe||(829) 659-4688||10.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Pro Excursions Dominicus||(829) 659-4688||12.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Ryanna Sun||(829) 655-6730||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Seavis Tours||(829) 714-4947||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
If you'd like to read about charter operators and marinas go to this article.
If there are some shopping fanatics vacationing with you, they might want to know that at least 15 retailers are located in this area. To read about opportunities for shopping in La Romana, visit this page.
Many visitors spend at least a day experiencing the sights and culture of La Romana. For a more comprehensive look at available sightseeing attractions, use this link.
The following table lists a few details regarding a firm that will help you get the most out of your sightseeing time.
|Travel and Tour Operators||(809) 710-7336||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Travel and Tour Operators||(809) 660-5343||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Travel and Tour Operators||(829) 520-9154||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Excursions and Sightseeing Service||(829) 655-6730||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
If you enjoy snorkeling there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in La Romana. To reach our detailed guide to local snorkeling opportunities, go to this page.
Going to a spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If you enjoy going to spas, you might be happy to discover there are several options. Click this link to visit our page dedicated to this topic.
If you enjoy playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following table can help clarify your options. Included is the number of courts available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on the names to read more details concerning the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Casa de Campo||Central La Romana||13|
|Iberostar Hacienda Dominicus||12.8 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana||2|
|Casa de Campo Villas||Central La Romana||13|
|Hotel Oasis Canoa La Romana||13.4 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana||2|
For instance, Casa de Campo offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.
The table directly below provides some details concerning other activities.
|Concert Halls and Performing Arts Centers||--||Altos de Chavón, 7.0 mi. East of Central La Romana|
|Caribbean Cinemas||Movie Theater||(809) 556-1616||Casa de Campo, 3.2 mi. East of Central La Romana|
|Snorkeling Tour Operator||(809) 697-5515||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Concert Halls and Performing Arts Centers||(809) 556-2834||2.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Snorkeling Tour Operator||(829) 574-9655||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Dressel Divers Club||Snorkeling Tour Operator||(809) 688-3600||12.8 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Sporting Event Venue||(809) 556-6188||0.4 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Scuba Fun||Snorkeling Tour Operator||(809) 833-0003||Bayahibe, 11.2 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Sporting Event Venue||--||2.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central La Romana|
|Snorkeling Tour Operator||(809) 804-9445||Central La Romana|
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