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Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

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Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

Can you buy a Dominican Travel Card before you get to the airport in Punta Cana?

We are travelling with Thompson / First Choice and they are not included in our price.

I have heard that the queues to buy them at the airport can be quite long. If so does anyone have a link to this that they have used before? I don’t want to get court out by a dodgy site!

Do you just print them off online or do you get them in the post?

Thanks everyone!

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1. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

Hi LIZZIEandDAN

You can pre purchase your cards from link below.

https://www.dgii.gov.do/Tturistaweb/

You will be sent a PDF which you download then print off the tourist cards.

Angie.

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2. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

Thank you so much Angelina, I really appreciate your help

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3. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

My pleasure..........you're very welcome :)

Angie.

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4. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

FYI. Make sure you follow the signs to go to the correct area/line if you prepurchase. We bought ours ahead of time but was hard to follow where to go and we waited in a line we didn't have to for a short time!

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5. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

With your pre-purchased tourist card print-outs, stay to the right and proceed until your line runs out and merges with the masses just before immigration (near the musicians). My family couldn't believe we skipped a 30-60 minute and felt guilty about merging in - don't. We still waited a short bit for our luggage, but then we were out of there!

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6. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

In June, I had mine and our luggage was quick. I was out of the airport in 10/15 minutes! No one from my flight was even at the luggage yet!

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7. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

Thanks very much for the tips everyone! Looks like we can really save ages in the airport if we buy the cards before we leave. We will remember to keep to the right and head towards the musicians :)

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8. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

Anyone get the website to work? I have tried twice and just keeps waiting after i hit submit.

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9. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

Try a different web browser.

Mark

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10. Re: Purchasing a Tourist Card before Travel to Dominican?

Thanks so much for all of your help on here everyone. Just been online an purchased the cards, took about 2 mins and received them by email instantly :)