Whether the prospect of a kayaking trip down the river excites you, or you're simply looking for a quiet place to getaway, Rio San Juan is a unique destination that is becoming more and more well-known among tourists. Getting to this destination requires a few steps, starting first with a flight to the nearby town of Samana.
At one time, it would take about three hours to get from the nearest airport to Rio San Juan, but when the (AZS) was built in the El Catey Village, that time was cut down by more than half. The airport is a small one, but it does the trick, welcoming Boeing 747 air crafts on its 9,843 foot long asphalt runway. Direct flights are available from New York City, Toronto, and Germany to name a few international locations, but the majority of travelers find it easier and less expensive to fly to the in Santo Domingo then hire a domestic carrier to get them the rest of the way.
Thanks toexpanding its reaches throughout the Caribbean, flights are available on a daily basis to from the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City. If you can't fly straight from New York, it is fairly easy to connect to JFK from within the United States as well as from Canada and Europe.
Canada connects withon a regular basis, offering flights from Montreal and Toronto on a regular basis, as well as Halifax during the winter when tourist season is at its highest.
The following chart shows airline companies that are flying directly from Canada.
|Halifax, Canada||YHZ||Air Canada|
|Montreal, Canada||YUL||Air Canada|
If you'll be traveling from a location in Europe this chart is relevant.
|London, United Kingdom||LGW||Thomson Airways|
Sometimes, it is easier to hire a private charter than to try and make the schedule of a major carrier work with your own. Some charters even offer regular service to this airport, including those listed below.
If you are considering the option of an air charter, you can call one of these regional agencies:
|(649) 941-5730||Providenciales International Airport - Five Cays Settlements||Providenciales|
|(649) 331-3404||Providenciales International Airport - Five Cays Settlements||Providenciales|
|(809) 200-0252||Aeropuerto Internacional Cibao - 7.7 mi. (12.4 km) Southeast of Santiago De Los Caballeros||the Dominican Republic|
When you arrive at renting a car and driving yourself or hiring a to get you to your accommodations in Rio San Juan. If you decide to drive yourself you're in for a scenic trip, as your path will keep you mainly along the coast. From the airport, you'll take Route 5, travel through Nagua and Cabrera before reaching your final destination after just over an hour of driving., you have the option of
It has never been easier to get to Rio San Juan than it is today. Whether you fly direct or connect on the island and board a domestic flight, you'll be able to skip hours of driving through interior of the island and get your vacation started twice as fast.
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