Situated on the Eastern Coast of the island is the resort area of Punta Cana and it is now the fastest growing tourist destination in the Caribbean.The shores are arguably a few of the greatest in the world with 40 km. of sugar white sand and turquoise waters which also make this the largest tourist destination in the Caribbean. While noted primarily for its exquisite beaches, the place boasts several trips for the Eco-tourist and nature fan. Having an excursion to Punta Cana Ecological Reserve it is possible to take a tour. Los Haitises National Park attributes caves with pre-Columbian petro glyphs and subterranean rivers. Have a horseback excursion through the area and find more off the beaten path locations.