Activities in Sosua

The clear, calm waters of Sosua Bay are so well-loved that even islanders plan their holidays in Sosua.  This town, at once busy and laid back, is said to be where tourism in the Dominican Republic began, and today is continues to cater to visitors from around the world.  Activities can take you from the sea with scuba diving and fishing near the healthy coral reef, to the shore where you can get in some shopping and sightseeing.  When the sun sets, by means feel compelled to head indoors, as Sosua is known for having some of the best nightlife in the country. 


Sosua Diving

Sosua is an ideal dive location thanks to the excellent visibility, and abundance of sites.

There are several dive services and at least 6 good dive sites to choose from. Read this page which is all about diving opportunities in this area if you want to find more specifics.


If you're vacationing with some folks who enjoy shopping they can explore some of the 15 retail stores in the area. If you'd like to learn more about shopping in Sosua and nearby, you can do so by clicking on this link.


Jewish Museum of Sosua

Most visitors spend some time soaking in the sights and sounds of life in Sosua. Make your way to this page dedicated to area sightseeing attractions if you're seeking more information.

The following chart provides you with some details regarding a firm that can guide you to some of the most interesting local sights.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Sosua
Name Type Phone Location
Dive Cabarete Snorkeling Excursions and Sightseeing Service (809) 915-9135 Cabarete, 6.5 mi. East of Central Sosua
Iguana Mama Nature Tourism Service (809) 571-0908 Cabarete, 6.7 mi. East of Central Sosua
Melissa Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service -- 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua


Dive Cabarete Snorkeling

If you are thinking about snorkeling on your vacation there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Sosua. For more in-depth coverage of local snorkeling opportunities, follow this link.

Other Activities

Information about some other activities can be seen in the following table.

Other Activities In And Around Sosua
Name Type Phone Location
Columbus Aqua Park Amusement/Theme Park (809) 571-2642 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Sosua
Platinum's Gym Fitness Centers and Instructors -- 0.7 mi. Northwest of Central Sosua

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