Often, people plan to vacation on Hispaniola because of the fabulous beaches that the island is so well known for.
If you or your group are big beach fans, Majestic Elegance Punta Cana is set in the perfect location for you. This property is located right along the water and sand, so visitors can spend all day every day soaking up the sun if they want.
Obviously, since Majestic Elegance Punta Cana is positioned directly on Bavaro Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. Bavaro Beach is one of six Punta Cana beaches, which are known as some of the best in the world. As such, the beaches are almost always crowded with tourists trying to catch a glimpse of the beautiful scenery, and dip their toes in the cool clear waters.
One of the closest picks is Arena Gorda Beach. It is a short taxi cab ride away. Located in Higüey, Arena Gorda is a public beach complete with lifeguards daily from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Majestic Elegance Punta Cana is situated in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it's three and a half miles (five and a half kilometers) to the north-northwest of Friusa.
The table below lists some of the areas near Majestic Elegance Punta Cana.
|Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana||9.6||S|
|Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana||9.6||S|
|Batey La Bomba||12.7||SW|
For those of you who seek an active vacation agenda, there are a number of fascinating attractions throughout the area. There are even a couple of attractions found very close to the hotel, likeand . Each location is excellent for vacationers lodging at Majestic Elegance Punta Cana, but the closest is .
The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:
|Movie Theater||9.0||SSE||Pueblo Bavaro|
|Movie Theater||2.1||SE||1.5 mi. North of Friusa|
|Pozo de la Virgen||Historical Site||17.9||WSW||Higuey|
|Museo de la Altagracia||Museum||18.0||WSW||Higuey|
|Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon||Museum||--||--||San Rafael Del Yuma|
If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Pozo de la Virgen might be the right choice for you. Legend has it that when a fire threatened the nearby religious building, a miraculous spout of water shot from the Pozo de la Virgen (Well of the Virgin Mary) and doused the flames. Whether the tales are to be believed or not, this is a Holy Shrine for Catholics and an often visited site for people in the region.
When you're deciding where to stay, it is often helpful to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to get a better feel for the region. You will find no shortage of other properties to think about before making a decision, as this section of Hispaniola offers guests an impressive variety of hotels and resorts to pick from. Learn what you need to know about the surrounding area's booking possibilities by reviewing the following table.
|Majestic Colonial Punta Cana Resort All-inclusive||0.0||S||3.3 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|Memories Splash||0.2||NW||3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|Royalton Resort and Casino||0.2||N||3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|Barceló Punta Cana||0.3||WNW||3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|Riu Republica||0.6||W||3.7 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro||0.6||SE||2.8 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Don Pablo Collection||0.7||S||2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|Riu Palace Punta Cana||0.8||SE||2.6 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana||0.9||W||3.9 mi. Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola|
|ClubHotel Riu Bambu||0.9||SE||2.5 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola|
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