Travel infos
 Traveling

Travel:

    • There are many flights arriving daily and departing from Santo Domingo`s international airport "Las Americas", to many cities in the USA and Europe.
    • Course participants are requested to book their flights by themselves and submit their arrival dates at least one week before their arrival to C-E-I-C. They will then receive from us the confirmation that "pick up" is arranged at Santo Domingo`s international airport.

Passport/ Tourist card/ Airport fees:

    • For traveling to the Dominican Republic, your passport should be valid for at least 6 months. Most nationalities do not require a visa but a tourist card to enter the Dominican Republic. The tourist card can be purchased by the airline carrier or at the airport building in Santo Domingo for US$10.00. If you stay in the country more than 30 days,  when leaving the country, a departure fee of US$25.00  is to be paid at the airport.

Currency:

    • The currency of the Dominican Republic is RD$Peso
      (1 US$ = approx. RD$ 40.00)
    • We recommend to take along with you US$ traveler's check or cash.

 

 Tips

Health:

    • No Vaccinations are required by law to enter the country.

Power supply:

    • The voltage in the Dominican Republic is similar to that of the USA, 110AC/60 cycles.


 Weather

Weather:

    • Lowest temperature January 25°C / 77°F
    • Highest temperature August 30°C / 86°F


 Public holidays

Public holidays in the Dominican Republic:

01.01. 06.01. 21.01. 26.01. 27.02. 01.05.
16.08. 24.09.   06.11.   25.12.

 

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