Jul 11, 2022
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¿WHERE IS THE PUERTO PLATA AIRPORT?
Located 14 km southeast of Puerto Plata, the airport is the gateway to the second largest tourist destination on the island. The growing traffic is sustained by the growth of the markets of Germany, Canada, Russia and Trinidad and Tobago and JetBlue's second frequency during the summer, in 2019 it received 862,000 passengers.
Puerto Plata Airport POP – Gregorio Luperón is the main airport to fly to when visiting the north coast of the Dominican Republic. Located 19.7554° N, 70.5638° W between Sosua and Puerto Plata, it is considered the fourth busiest airport on the island (after PUJ, SDQ and STI). Its main terminal has 10 gates, of which half have boarding bridges on the satellite concourse.
This airport was built in 1971 when the North Coast was declared a strategic area for tourism development. The runway length of 3,081 x 46 meters can handle wide-body aircraft and up to 1,200 passengers per hour. POP, as it is commonly known, also has a private aircraft area for private jets, planes, and helicopters.
In the main terminal there are shops where you can buy food, drinks and souvenirs; duty free shops and car rental stands, has 18 airlines
PUERTO PLATA, AIRPORT FACILITIES AND SERVICES:
2 VIP Lounges
Flight information screens
Public telephone services
Baggage Protection Services
Restaurants and fast food
Free Luggage Carts
Services and Food Restaurant
PUERTO PLATA, AIRPORT FLIGHT SCHEDULE:
DEPARTURES VS ARRIVALS
PUERTO PLATA, AIRPORT CODE
Aeropuerto Internacional Gregorio Luperon POP
Aeropuerto Internacional Las Américas, Santo Domingo SDQ
Aeropuerto Internacional Punta Cana PUJ
Aeropuerto Internacional La Romana, La Romana LRM
Aeropuerto Arrollo Barril, Samaná MMAB
Aeropuerto Internacional del Cibao STI
THE BEST TOURS, PUERTO PLATA
WHERE TO EAT, PUERTO PLATA
NEAR TO OCEAN WORLD ADVENTURE PARK
You are in the center of the city where the places of interest are close and you can get there by crossing a corner, enjoy every moment with your family or your partner, show your photos to your friends of our beautiful Puerto Plata.
WHERE TO STAY, PUERTO PLATA
Choosing where to stay in Puerto Plata is very simple, if you are looking for 3 to 5 star hotels they are available for you, if you are looking for comfortable and safe cheap hotels you will also find them, we will leave you a list of 5 star hotels and cheap hotels so that you can make the right decision .
Where to Stay in Puerto Plata
We recommend these resorts around Puerto Plata for the best experience, regardless of your budget:
Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort : Lifestyle Holidays Vacation Resort is a hotel complex located in Cofresi Beach, at 30 minutes from the International airport (POP). This Complex features a variety of accommodations: Superior, Jr. Suites, apartments; penthouses, Villas, a big selection of restaurants and bars.
BLUEBAY Villas Doradas : Blue Bay is an 18-plus all-inclusive resort perfect for couples and groups of friends. Guests enjoy the use of a private beach, with all necessary amenities provided for a day on the sand from seating to shade.
Barcelo Puerto Plata : This breathtaking hotel is located right on the magnificent “Playa Dorada” with golden sand and crystal water, which offers the tourist a true Caribbean ambiance. Surrounded by an 18 holes golf court designed by Robert Trent Jones. 15 minutes (18 km) from International Puerto Plata Airport, 10 Minutes (5 km) from Puerto Plata’s Downtown.
Senator Puerto Plata Spa Resort : Senator Puerto Plata Spa Resort is the perfect place to enjoy a Premium “All Inclusive vacation” experience. This adult oriented resort combines luxury and sophistication. . It also features large pools and extensive gardens, making it the perfect paradise to relax and enjoy unforgettable moments.
Playa Bachata Spa Resort : Playabachata Spa Resort is the ideal place to enjoy a relaxing holiday. At the foot of a coral beach, with stunning mountain views and surrounded by a tropical garden.
Hotel Iberostar Costa Dorada : Located in the majestic beach of Costa Dorada, only 25 minutes from the International Airport Gregorio Luperon, surrounded by lush tropical gardens with fountains of colorful fishes and turtles.
VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort : Accented with rich colors and an exquisite mix of Victorian and Caribbean architecture, the VH Gran Ventana Beach Resort offers a savvy all-inclusive choice in Puerto Plata. Consisting of 506 spacious guest rooms and suites, this first-class resort sets the tone for any occasion offering a wealth of onsite amenities and activities.
Emotions By Hodelpa Playa Dorada : This five-star resort offers mid-range prices and all-inclusive plans. Breakfast is included for all guests, and the resort has pool and beach access, snorkeling, entertainment, a kids’ club, and spa.
Viva Wyndham V Heavens – All-Inclusive Resort : This adults-only all-inclusive is a favorite for those looking for a low-key, relaxing tropical getaway.