Punta Cana Things to Know
March 3 – 8, 2019
October – 74 degrees (low), 84 degrees (high)
Dominican Peso or US Dollar
Suggest drinking bottled water only
Taxes and Tips:
Typically 28% – which includes 10% gratuity (will already be included in any F&B tabs).
Same as US
The Westin has 4 computers available in the hotel lobby that are always available for use and has wifi throughout the hotel.
Punta Cana enjoys a privileged year round tropical maritime weather with little seasonal temperature variation. There is not a real rainy season. It can rain any time but usually for a very short time (10 – 15 minutes) and often during the night.
78 – 83 degrees
Arrival & Departure Taxes: All travelers have to pay $10 USD when entering the country to obtain the obligatory tourist card. Each person is also required to pay a further tax of $20 USD on departure. These taxes have to be paid in USD cash only.
Direct Flights to Punta Cana (PUJ) available from the following cities:
United States: Atlanta, Baltimore, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Miami, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Newark (NJ), New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Washington
Canada: Calgary, Halifax, Montreal, Quebec, Toronto, Vancouver, Winnepeg
Other: Bogata, Caracas, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Lima, London, Moscow, Paris, Panama City, San Juan, St. Johns/Antigua and Sao Paulo