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Reviewed on Dec 29, 2020
Reviewed on May 1, 2021
The flight was amazing. It was smooth and was treated with respect. Excellent services from staff.
I wish the staff to be more friendly
Very good pilots on both flights.
seats are very uncomfortable
|Number of Daily Flights||4|
|Earliest Flight Departure Date||May 19|
|Latest Flight Departure Date||May 19|
|Popular Airlines||JetBlue Airways|
Located about 12 miles from Lower Manhattan, New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is a popular airport with travelers around the world. You can get there via a taxi, by taking the subway to the Howard Beach-JFK Airport station and then boarding the airport's AirTrain, or by private shuttle.
The flight time from New York John F Kennedy International (JFK) to Punta Cana (PUJ) is about four hours with a direct flight. Upon arrival, you can reach your hotel via taxi, rental car or, if your hotel provides it, complimentary shuttle service.
The capital city, Santo Domingo, is the first European settlement in the Western Hemisphere and is home to the must-see Alcazar de Colon; a palace that was once home to Christopher Columbus' son, Don Diego Colon.
Flock to Dolphin Island, where you can swim in the ocean with dolphins and don’t miss the opportunity to see Punta Cana from a birds-eye view by taking a helicopter tour.
Since the destination has a tropical climate, you'll be most comfortable in loose-fitting, light clothing. Spanish is the official language in the Dominican Republic, but English is also spoken in the resorts. The local currency is the Dominican Peso. It's usually best to exchange small amounts, because you may have trouble exchanging unused pesos for American dollars when you come home.