2003 Travel News ArchiveTravel

Punta Cana continues to lead

Punta Cana continues to receive the most foreign tourist air arrivals. Punta
Cana International Airport statistics show that 1,071,226 passengers arrived by
that eastern port of entry. This year, the Punta Cana terminal alone has
received 293,339 more tourists. 99% of Punta Cana International Airport arrivals
are foreign tourists. This is 46.8% of all foreign air arrivals to any Dominican
airport. Las Americas (Santo Domingo) is next with 22%, Puerto Plata follows
with 18.4%, La Romana with 9.2% and Cibao with 3.2%.