Your Local DMC in Dominican Republic
Welcome to the Dominican Republic.
FOR YOUR MEETINGS, INCENTIVES, CONFERENCES AND EVENTS
The Dominican Republic has become a leader of business travel and tourism in the Caribbean, with its ever evolving, hotels, natural wonders and sites, world renowned beaches mixed with music and a beautiful culture made out of bright and joyful people. The Dominican Republic has developed a remarkable infrastructure fit for both high-level small and intimate groups as well as considerably larger programs, conferences and incentives for over 3,000 attendees. Flight connections are vast and new areas are opening up for groups that want to explore more of this all-year tropical and warm destination.
Discover the first city in the American continent. Stroll the colonial city of Santo Domingo’s historical sites and culture galore and imagine the sumptuous lifestyle of the Spanish era, enjoy a guided tour, shopping and flavours of the Dominican cuisine.
Cruise along in a white snorkelling cruise, along a natural reserve, snorkel with nurse sharks and stingrays, stop by the natural pool for some networking while enjoying a dedicated floating bar and prepare for dancing lessons on the way back.
Island Hopping Experience
For a day, allow your attendees to enjoy a trip via catamaran or speedboat to one of the smaller islands around the south east of the country and let them explore the quietness, taste the amazing barbecue food and admire the ocean front from some of our protected beaches.
At Connect DMC, we are self-made men and women that have been caring about and have taken care of groups and incentives since 1999. We aim to spend our energy creating experiences through our curated network of contacts.
Memberships: SITE, ADMEI, FICP
Benoit Sauvage, DMCP, CMP, CITP is the founder and CEO of Connect DMC. Ben was born in Paris, France and has lived and worked in three continents over the years. He brings 25 years of experience in delivering high end and complex services as a destination expert to worldwide clients and has a passion for creativity, attention to details and sustainable practices.
It’s not easy to find a company handles your destination management needs with little to no worry. The Connect team takes client service to a new level, going above and beyond to deliver innovative, well executed programs for my clients.
Senior Product Buyer, Meeting Company, Canada
The team at Connect are true professionals. I have been associated with them for the past few years and trust them with our most important clients.
Managing Partner, Consulting Company, USA
Why choose Dominican Republic – why choose Connect DMC
Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean to the north and the Caribbean Sea to the south, the Dominican Republic is a tropical paradise. With its nearly 1,000 miles of pristine coastline, the nation is an idyllic destination for meetings and events, offering a range of elegant hotels and resorts.
Groups can engage in a variety of sporting, recreational, and entertainment activities, or indulge in rejuvenation at one of our world-class spa facilities. For those seeking to explore the nation’s rich history, the Dominican Republic is home to a wealth of ancient relics, as well as a vibrant cultural scene encompassing music, art, and festivals.
At the heart of the DR lies its warm and welcoming people, who embody the nation’s hospitable spirit and offer a true cultural experience. In addition to its stunning natural beauty, it is known for its cigars, rum, chocolate, coffee, merengue, amber, and larimar and more.
Some of the best beaches in the country include Playa Blanca, Bavaro, Playa Rincon, Playa Esmeralda, Las Terrenas amd Bahia de Las Aguilas
The weather in the Dominican Republic is tropical, with temperatures averaging around 80°F (27°C). You should pack light, breathable clothing, as well as swimwear and sunscreen for trips to the beach.
The local cuisine in the Dominican Republic is a blend of Spanish, African, and Taíno indigenous influences. Some popular dishes include rice and beans, plantains, and grilled meats. You can find the best restaurants in tourist areas, such as Santo Domingo and Punta Cana, as well as in local neighbourhoods.
Some popular attractions in the Dominican Republic include the Colonial City of Santo Domingo, the Los Haitises National Park, Montaña Redonda and the Samana Peninsula.
The Dominican Republic offers a range of accommodations to suit all budgets, from budget-friendly hotels to high-end all-inclusive resorts and luxury villas, However the Upper upscale and luxury market is growing in the area.
Oh yes. The DR is the preferred golf destination in the Caribbean with 4 top ranking courses and at least 14 professional clubs to choose from. A PGA event is hosted in Punta Cana every year, it has become a popular option for golf enthusiasts