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Santo Domingo City Tour from Punta Cana
"You will be picked up at your Punta Can hotel in a comfortable air-conditioned van mini bus or bus (depending on the group size). You will be greeted by an experienced professional guide who will be your personal guide from the day's start to finish.The first stop in the capital will be at the Three Eyes National Park with underground caves and lagoons used by the Taino Indians (the Dominican Republic's origina built in 1992 on the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' landing in the New World. Then you will be off to the oldest streets of the Western Hemisphere in Santo Domingo's Colonial Zone a 16-square block neighborhood oozing with Dominican history and culture.Your first peek at the Colonial Zone comes at the Columbus Palace. Completed in 1514 it was the home of Christopher Columbus's son
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Santo Domingo Day Trip from Punta Cana
"You will be picked up at your Punta Can hotel in a comfortable air-conditioned van mini bus or bus (depending on the group size). You will be greeted by an experienced professional who will be your personal guide from the day's start to finish.The first stop in the capital will be at the Three Eyes National Park with undergroun the Dominican Republic's original inhabitants. From there you'll make a quick photo stop at the Columbus Lighthouse built in 1992 on the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus' landing in the New World. Then you will be off to the oldest streets of the Western Hemisphere in Santo Domingo's Colonial Zone a 16-square block neighborhood oozing with Dominican history and culture.Your first peek at the Colonial Zone comes at the Columbus Palace. Completed in 1514
From $113.00
 
Faro a Colón and Parque Los Tres Ojos Tour
"After hotel pickup in Santo Domingo head to Faro a Colón about a 10- to 15-minute drive from the city center in the district of Santo Domingo Este.This 10-story-high lighthouse-style monument to Christopher Columbus is said to house the explorer’s remains although this is disputed by some — learn about this controversial subject and admire the monument’s imposing architecture as you tour the structure which is part mausoleum part museum
From $95.00

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Museo de Arte Moderno

Favorite thing Modern Art Museum was founded in 1976 and it contains some important works by the most significant Dominican artists of the last 150 years. For example you can find the murals by Jose Vela Zanetti, the Spanish artist who also painted the murals in the United Nations building in New York.

Fondest memory Entrance: Adults - DOP 10 Children and students with I.D. cards-free

Tel: 809 685 2154/56

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Dec 13, 2003

Museo Nacional de Historia Natural

Favorite thing Natural History Museum that was founded in 1982 covers the whole of natural history - ecosystems, geology, the solar system, flora and fauna.

Fondest memory Admission is DOP 20 for foreigners, DOP 10 for local adults and DOP 5 for children and students.

Opening hours: 10:00 - 17:00 every day except on Mondays.

Tel: 809 689 0106/09

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Things to Do Near Santo Domingo

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Faro a Colón - Columbus Lighthouse

First the driver took us to the Columbus Lighthouse Monument (Faro a Colon). (Faro is the Spanish for lighthouse). The building was begun in the 1930s and was finished about 1992. The huge building,...
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