Sunwing Adds Punta Cana From YKF

This winter, Sunwing Vacations will be offering direct weekly flights between the Region of Waterloo International Airport (YKF) and Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.

The service starts Dec. 22, 2016 and continues through March 23, 2017, connecting residents of Waterloo Region with the popular Caribbean vacation destination in just over four hours.

Commenting on Sunwing’s new service, Chris Wood, general manager at the Region of Waterloo International Airport, said: “We are thrilled to welcome Sunwing back to Waterloo Region for their eighth season. Punta Cana is one of our top international destinations, and the addition of Sunwing’s direct weekly departure will provide a great option for guests looking for a winter escape.”

Sunwing’s president for tour operations, Andrew Dawson commented: “We are delighted to be able to offer direct flights from the Waterloo Region to Punta Cana this coming winter. Our sunshine flights have been well received by travellers from the Waterloo Region for the past seven seasons and we are sure Punta Cana will prove a popular choice this year.”

A seven-night stay at CHIC Punta Cana is available from $1595 plus $465 taxes based on two people sharing a luxury room on an all inclusive basis and departing from Waterloo Region on Jan. 5, 2017.

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