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Santo Domingo Sightseeing Tour
"Your sightseeing tour of Santo Domingo starts with hotel pickup by coach. Throughout the tour listen to commentary about the city’s history and culture from your guide. Begin in the Colonial Zone — a UNESCO World Heritage Site — where some of the city’s oldest and most important churches monuments and other landmarks stand. Located on the west bank of the Ozama River the Colonial Zone is home to Spanish colonial architecture and the Catedral Primada de America the oldest cathedral in the Western Hemisphere. Your tour continues around the city stopping to show you historical attractions and modern-day points of interest like the Centro Comercial Blue Mall. At the Jardín Botánico Nacional (National Botanical Garden) hop off the bus and go inside with your guide to admire the garden’s tropical plants
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All-Inclusive Santo Domingo Day Trip from Punta Cana
"From your Punta Cana hotel you will be transported to Santo Domingo. The first stop will be at ""Los Tres Ojos"" a limestone caves containing a series of three lakes. Here you will learn about the Dominican Republic's first inhabitants - the Taino Indian you will go directly to the Columbus Lighthouse built in 1992 on the 500th anniversary of Christopher Columbus's landing in the New World. Then off to the oldest streets of the Western Hemisphere located in Santo Domingo's Colonial Zone. Be ready to walk and take pictures along the Colonial Zone starting at the Col this was the home of Christopher Columbus's son Don Diego. From the Palace the tour will go through the historic Plaza de Espana and on to Calle Las Damas (the first paved street of the New World). Keep walking to the National Pantheon where heroes were laid to rest. The colonial tour will culminate a""
From $85.00
 
Punta Cana Day Trip: Catalina Island and Altos de Chavon
"You'll be picked up from your hotel in a comfortable bus with air conditioning and head to your first stop -  Altos de Chavon.Also called the City of Artists Altos de Cavon is like a medieval Mediterranean city of extraordinary beauty which stars have paraded in the amphitheater as Frank Sinatra Carlos Santana Sting Luis Miguel. Next descend the stairs to reach the Chavon River
From $99.00

More Things to Do in Santo Domingo

Festival del merengue/Merengue festival

This annual festival takes place in late July/early August and features the best national and international Merengue performers. There are several live shows per day and the festival is one week...
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marielexoteria
Apr 11, 2008

Parque Zoológico Nacional/Santo Domingo Zoo

This zoo, inaugurated in 1975, is home to big cats, the white rhino, hippos, monkeys, birds, etc. Before you used to see endemic animals of this island like the Solenodon (Solenodon paradoxus) but for...
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marielexoteria
Apr 11, 2008

En el carnaval baila en la calle de noche*...

* During the carnival, dance on the street at night - taken from the most popular carnival song by Fernando "El Mayimbe" Villalona.The Santo Domingo carnival is as colorful as the one in La Vega and...
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marielexoteria
Apr 11, 2008

Take a stroll on Boulevard 27 de Febrero

The Boulevard, as it is known among us, is a traffic island in the middle of Avenida 27 de Febrero, between Av. Lincoln and Av. Churchill. They have sculptures, a "tower" inspired by the Eiffel tower...
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marielexoteria
Nov 13, 2007

Nowhere

Well if you like Discotecas, adn a hot Latin vibe then this place is for you. This is one of the hottest clubs for a younger crowd, but you will be able to find Dominican locals, to European and...
ansanch
Jul 19, 2006

Punta Torrecilla Light

I asked Gloria to take us to the "Faro a Colon" because I thought it was an actual lighthouse. I was disappointed to find out that it was not. Whether by accident or on purpose, later we went by and...
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grandmaR
Jul 17, 2006
 
 
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What a rush

Isla Saona tour. Visit a natural unspoilt tropical island for the day . A must do .There are two ways of getting there . Catamarang sailboat very calm and relaxing about 1.5hrs trip. OR High...
barbershop
Nov 06, 2005

Beautiful People and Culture

I was looking through my Dominican pictures when I came across this one, and I thought "I just have to add this one to my DR page!"I think this is a beautiful picture of this young boy just relaxing...
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damaris05
Dec 31, 2004

Boca Chica Beach

The Dominican Republic offers many beautiful beaches but the one that I visited was gorgeous and I loved it! It is the closest beach to Santo Domingo with a comfortable atmosphere and beautiful...
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damaris05
Aug 08, 2004

remember to look down sometimes

Sometimes the best views aare had from the least likely places. On Arzobispo Merino just up from Mrecedes there is a multi story carpark. Head to the roof and you'll gather in some awesome views of...
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skatzcatz
Jun 13, 2004

UASD

UNIVERSIDAD AUTONOMA DE SANTO DOMINGOThe University of Saint Tomás of Aquino, today Autonomous University of Santo Domingo, was founded under the reign of Carlos I of Spain and V of Germany by the...
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REYNALDOPICHARDO
May 22, 2003

GOT TO GET HERE !!!

OK. FOLKS!Places that you should not miss if ever visiting the Dominican Republic:#1- ZONA COLONIAL(Colonial Zone):This is a zone that encompasses about some 8 square blocks, of houses, buildings and...
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REYNALDOPICHARDO
Apr 24, 2003

If you want to know the best...

If you want to know the best time to visit Santo Domingo, there isn't. That's because anytime is a great time!!! In the summer time, although it is quite hot and humid at times, there are good deals...
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Patricialuv
Apr 12, 2003

When visiting Santo Domingo,...

When visiting Santo Domingo, there will be many attractions to see, and of course, beaches are no exception. Here are some hotels that will be at your interest:Hotel Hamaca (a 5 ***** hotel) Great...
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Patricialuv
Aug 24, 2002

Top Hotels in Santo Domingo

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Av. George Washington No. 365, , Santo Domingo, Di
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Calle Duarte 106, Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo, 10211, Caribbean
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Avenida Sarasota 65, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Caribbean
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Maximo Gomez-Esq 27 de Febrero, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Caribbean
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Avda Anacaona, SANTO DOMINGO, DO
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Calle El Conde esq. Arzobispo Merino, Colonial zone, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, Caribbean
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Top 5 Santo Domingo Writers

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"My hometown, la Ciudad Primada de América"
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"City of Happy People"
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Belsaita

"Welcome to chaos... have fun!!"
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"Santo Domingo"
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"Santo Domingo"
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