La Romana Tourism

La Romana is the seventh-largest city in the Dominican Republic with a population estimated in 2010 at 130,426 within the city limits (metropolitan population: 214,109), of whom 127,623 are urban and 2,803 are rural. The city is capital of the southeastern province of La Romana, opposite Catalina Island. The name Romana comes from a balance that was used to weigh merchandise for export. Santa Rosa de Lima is the patron saint of La Romana. The modern La Romana International Airport was opened in 1999. The city is near several other cities, such as San Pedro de Macorís and the national capital, Santo Domingo de Guzmán. The city is a hub for a growing tourist industry with several nearby local resort spots, such as the beachfront Bayahibe, Dominicus, Casa de Campo, and the growing number of golf resorts that surround the area.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for La Romana in Dominican Republic. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore La Romana like a local. When planning a trip to La Romana, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Punta Cana. Attractions in Punta Cana include Bavaro Beach, Astron Shipwreck, Isla Saona. To reach La Romana, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Aeropuerto Internacional Punta Cana. To explore La Romana, set aside 1 to 2 number of your days. You'll be coming back for more!

La Romana is an affair to remember, follow this apt itinerary of the place and return home with a bunch of memories.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of La Romana

  • How safe is La Romana for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in La Romana.

    • Burglary and Theft 87.5 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 75 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 62.5 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 100 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 87.5 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 75 (High)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 50 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 50 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 75 (High)
    • Safety Index 33.82 (Low)
    • Climate Index 72.92 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in La Romana

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.75 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 47.47 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 75 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 33.61 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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