Punta Cana Electricity

Typical Dominican Republic plug – US Type with ground, some places use only two hole plugs without the ground:

Electricity in the Dominican Republic operates at 110 Volts/60 HZ that is the same as in the United States. The plugs are also the same as in the US. So, converters are not necessary for Americans, Canadians.

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Europeans will need convertor from their country to the US plugs.

Many electronic devices now operate in range 110V till 240V, so you usually just need a plug and not actual convertor that changes 110V to 220V etc.

Surge protector

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Capture: Typical travel surge protector

Because voltage irregularities are common in the country it is important that any more expensive devices and appliances have surge protection.