2015 Travel News ArchiveTravel

DR Golf Exchange in La Romana and Punta Cana

The Dominican Republic’s Golf Travel Exchange is taking place in La Romana and Punta Cana from 5-10 September 2015. The event opens at Dye Fore Golf in Casa de Campo. Game play is also scheduled for the Cocotal Golf Course, part of the Melia hotel chain, and the Punta Espada Golf Course in Cap Cana, both in the eastern area of Punta Cana. The events are jointly sponsored by the Ministry of Tourism, The International Association of Golf Tour Operators (IAGTO) and the Dominican Republic Hotels and Tourism Association (Asonahores) to promote the DR as one of the top golf destinations in the Caribbean. The program includes workshops with representatives from the country’s 22 operating golf courses, tour operators, hoteliers and travel agents. A workshop on the future of the golf industry is also scheduled, with participants from IAGTO.