Driving in and Around Puerto Plata
Travelers who choose to book flights to Puerto Plata will fly into Puerto Plata Airport, a quick 12-mile drive from the city center. The airport offers on-site options for Puerto Plata car rentals and visitors will have no trouble heading straight from the airport to one of the many Puerto Plata hotels. Once the car is squared away, travelers can take a short jaunt to the Brugal Rum Factory or stay in town and visit La Isabela, one of Christopher Columbus's original settlements. Although there are many beautiful things to see in the area, visitors who choose to rent a car in Puerto Plata will have access to many of the hard-to-reach surrounding areas.
Exploring Puerto Plata
Visitors to this beautiful beach-side destination will find no shortage of things to do. The Damajaqua Falls are a favorite among visitors. A short hike leads to beautiful waterfalls and emerald pools beneath. Travelers can book tours that will provide helmets and life jackets and point interested parties to the best places to cliff dive and swim. For those interested in the area's beaches, Golden Beach and Cofresi are among the favorites. Visitors can take a walk on the wild side and enjoy world-class views from the Teleferico Puerto Plata Cable Car or take it easy at a local establishment. Regardless of what you choose to do, Travelocity can book your car rental in Puerto Plata for cheap. Additionally, you can save up to $537 when you book a hotel and flight at the same time.