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

There are several dive operators and at least 6 good dive sites in the area. Click to see our page dedicated to diving opportunities in this area.


If there are some folks who enjoy shopping in your group, they're not completely out of luck -- at least 15 retailers are located in this area. To read our guide to shopping in Sosua and nearby, visit this page.


Jewish Museum of Sosua

You should set aside some time for enjoying the sights and sounds of Sosua. Click here to read our article about area sightseeing and attractions.

Information concerning a firm that will help you get the most out of your sightseeing time can be found right below.

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 spending some time snorkeling sounds like fun you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Sosua. For a more thorough discussion of snorkeling, visit this guide, which discusses snorkeling possibilities.

Other Activities

Details concerning some other activities can be seen down below.

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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