Enjoy an exciting helicopter tour from Punta Cana over the Dominican Republic’s southeastern beaches. As you soar through the air above this piece of tropical paradise — where the Caribbean Sea meets the Atlantic Ocean — gaze down on the white sand, turquoise water, bright green palm trees and sprawling resorts. Depending on the option selected, you’ll see Bavaro Beach, Bavaro Lagoon, Macao Beach and Uvero Alto Beach. Choose a tour from 10 to 40 minutes.
Your helicopter adventure starts with hotel pickup in Punta Cana for the drive to the airport, where you’ll check in and receive an introduction to helicopter safety. Then meet your pilot, board your 4-passenger helicopter and take off! During the flight, listen to commentary about the beaches and other sights from your pilot via your two-way headset. When you land, your tour ends with hotel drop-off. 10-minute flight:Head to the coast, flying over the beaches of Bavaro and El Cortecito. Look down on the wide playas and gentle waves, and admire the lush vegetation, golf courses and expansive resorts that line the shore. 20-minute flight: See the above, plus continue north, past Arena Gorda to Macao Beach, where some of Punta Cana’s most luxurious resorts lie along the extensive stretch of unspoiled coast. 30-minute flight:See all of the above, but start a bit further south at Cabeza de Toro Beach near the eastern tip of the island. Soar over Bavaro Lagoon and up the coast past Macao Beach to Uvero Alto Beach.40-minute flight:See all of the above, but start even further south, flying over Punta Cana and the Cap Cana resort area, and then all the way up the coast to Uvero Alto Beach.