Best culture, art & history things to do Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

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City Tour Santo Domingo Platinum

1 Reviews

HighlightsCity TourMuseumsColonial ZoneDescriptionPrimate Cathedral of America: Begin the tour by visiting the Primate Cathedral of America, one of the most ancient of the American continent. Admire its impressive colonial architecture and learn about its importance historical and religious. 1. Alcázar de Colón: Continue towards the Alcázar de Colón, a fortress built by Christopher Columbus's ...

City Tour from PuntaCana to Santo Domingo44/ Full day-Buffet

1 Reviews

HighlightsVisit the park the three eyesvisit colon lighthouseVisit the Colonial CityDescriptionItinerary for CityTour Santo Domingo Between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m., we'll pick you up at your hotel in Punta Cana and we'll head to Santo Domingo. First, we will visit the spectacular Los Tres Ojos cave to see the famous freshwater lakes and its spectacular cave. Will they hide a secret? We'll find o...

From Punta Cana: Full-Day Santo Domingo City Tour

69 Reviews

HighlightsVisit the spectacular Diego Colon’s PalaceSee the National PantheonAdmire the Holy Cathedral Primada - the first church in the New WorldDescriptionDuring this tour, you will visit key sites, including: the caves at Three Eyes National Park, the Columbus Lighthouse, the walled Colonial Zone, and the National Presidential Palace. Travel between the attractions with ease in an air-conditi...

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From Punta Cana: Santo Domingo Day Tour with National Park

19 Reviews

HighlightsVisit the best places in Santo DomingoAn unparalleled experienceenjoy the unknown places of Santo DomingoDescriptionExplore the highlights of Santo Domingo, the oldest city in the Americas, a great option for first-time visitors and history buffs. Visit the caves of Three Eyes National Park, the Columbus Lighthouse, the Colonial Walled Zone, and the National Presidential Palace, travelin...

From Santo Domingo: Full day Historical Tour with Lunch

24 Reviews

HighlightsVisit the caves of the 3 eyes and the Presidential Palace and panoramicWalk with a guided tour of the colonial museums with tickets includedEnjoy a local lunch and visit shopsDescriptionOur historical tour of Santo Domingo begins with your meeting with our tour guide at your meeting point, from there we will start the first stop at the presidential palace. Where you will see the governme...

From Punta Cana: Santo Domingo City Tour

7 Reviews

HighlightsDiscover The First City Of Latin AmericaExplore The 3 Eyes National ParkEnjoy Amazing ViewsDescriptionSanto Domingo is a magical city, full of history, culture and amazing landscapes. Explore the oldest Capital of the “New” World, Santo Domingo, the first city founded in America. This sightseeing tour shows you a city full of history and culture. A great activity for the whole famil...

From Bavaro: Santo Domingo Colonial City Tour

99 Reviews

HighlightsSee the first headquarters of the Spanish colonial government in America, the first hospital and the first cathedralObserve the Columbus Lighthouse where Christopher Columbus’ remains restDiscover outstanding medieval and renaissance art from the 16th century and beyond at various city musuemsVisit the Colonial Zone, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCOExperience the underground ca...

From punta cana: City tour to Santo Domingo/ Full day+buffet

HighlightsVisit the park the three eyesvisit colon lighthouseVisit the Colonial CityDescriptionItinerary for CityTour Santo Domingo Between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m we will pick you up at your hotel and then meet at the Total Gas Station in Downtown to organize everything and then leave for Santo Domingo First, we will visit the spectacular Los Tres Ojos cave to see the famous freshwater lakes and...

Full Day Santo Domingo City Tour

2 Reviews

HighlightsExplore Santo Domingo on a day trip from Punta CanaDiscover the first city established in the Americas on a Guided TourStop to admire monuments like the National Presidential PalaceLunch is provided along with Round-Trip Vehicle TransportDescriptionVisit the house built by Columbus, the Cathedral and see the Christopher Columbus lighthouse, the explorer’s final resting place. Soak up t...

Punta Cana: All Inclusive Santo Domingo Full-Day City Tour

27 Reviews

HighlightsStep back in time to see how the New World was settled in the CaribbeanVisit the first cathedral built in the Americas by Spanish conquistadorsMarvel at the neoclassical-renaissance style of the National PantheonStroll through the Colonial Zone, the city's historic central neighborhoodExplore the Three Eyes National Park, Columbus Lighthouse, and moreDescriptionUncover the highlights and...

Punta Cana: All-Inclusive Day Trip to Santo Domingo

17 Reviews

HighlightsSet Foot in Diego Columbus's PalaceKneel in the first cathedral of the New WorldEnter the National Pantheon, the final resting place of the country's most honored citizensStroll along the first paved road of the New WorldStand before the country's impressive National PalaceDescriptionEnjoy an insightful day discovering the past and the present of the capital city along with an engaging, ...

Punta Cana: City Tour Santo Domingo Full-Day Trip

6 Reviews

HighlightsWe include pick up at all hotels and airbnbWe include FoodAn adventure you have to visitDescriptionSee the heritage of one of the oldest cities in the Caribbean and follow in the footsteps of Christopher Columbus on this excursion to Santo Domingo. Itinerary Between 7:00 a.m. and 8:00 a.m., we will pick you up from your hotel in Punta Cana and we will set off to Santo Domingo. First, w...

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Punta Cana: Santo Domingo Day Trip with Tickets and Lunch

264 Reviews

HighlightsVisit to the most important museumsEnjoy the historic Los Tres Ojos National ParkMeet the first city in Latin AmericaDescriptionSanto Domingo is a magical city, full of history, culture and amazing landscapes. Explore the oldest Capital of the “New” World, Santo Domingo, the first city founded in America. This sightseeing tour shows you a city full of history and culture. A great ac...

Punta Cana: Santo Domingo - Cultural History

1 Reviews

HighlightsSanto DomingoExcursionPunta CanaDescriptionExplore the lovely city of Santo Domingo, full of history, culture and amazing landscapes. This tour immerses you in the first city founded in America, offering a tourist experience that reveals the richness of its past and its vibrant culture. Ideal for the whole family, we will start collecting you at your hotel to start an amazing trip to San...

Santo Domingo City Tour desde Punta Cana

HighlightsAdmire the natural beauty of the 3 Ojos National Park.Walk through the streets of the Colonial Zone and learn about its history.Taste our typical Dominican dish.Enjoy a day in America's First CityDescriptionWe will walk along the narrow roads of yesterday, visiting the beginnings of the New World, where at the beginning of the 15th century the first colonial homes were built. Touring the...

Santo Domingo City Tour: Colonial City, Los Tres Ojos, Lunch

HighlightsUnique historical experienceLos Tres Ojos – is one of the most famous tourist attractions of the countryVisit all the main attractions in Santo Domingo in one dayDescriptionOur journey will begin at approximately 7 in the morning, taking into account your location, to make the most of the early hours when traffic is minimal. You'll travel in a comfortable, air-conditioned bus, accompan...

Santo Domingo Full-Day Tour

HighlightsDiscover the culture of Santo Domingo, the oldest city in the CaribbeanSavor authentic Dominican foodLearn from expert guides the history and traditions of the cityMarvel at the colonial architecture and historic Dominican monumentsExperience the palpable energy of the streets of Santo DomingoDescriptionNestled in the heart of the Caribbean, Santo Domingo stands as a testament to time, r...

Santo Domingo Sightseeing Tour with Lunch

HighlightsExplore the history-steeped colonial zone on a guided city tourVisit the Alcazar de Colon and 15th century Santa Maria CathedralTraditional Dominican lunch in a historic, family-run restaurantSee Ozama Fortress, National Palace and Faro a Colon monumentExpert local guide with unrivalled knowledge of Santo DomingoDescriptionCreeping in from the coastline, Santo Domingo isn’t only the Do...

Santo Domingo: Ciudad Colonial Neighborhood Guided Bike Tour

37 Reviews

HighlightsTake in panoramic views of the old cityIt´s the first thing you should do when you get in town so you get the most outBy the end of the tour you will feel like a local, knowing all the best spots toDescriptionAre you ready for an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Santo Domingo? Join us on the most fun and authentic tour of the Colonial Zone, where history and culture come to life,...

Santo Domingo: Chocolate Tour + Optional Workshops

18 Reviews

HighlightsDiscover the origins of chocolate in the Holographic TheaterTaste delicious cacao beans during an interactive, sensory tourLearn about the post-harvesting techniquesEnjoy a small-group tour with personalized attention and an intimate atmosphereDescriptionStart your experience at the Holographic theater where different ghosts from the world of chocolate come to life and tell the whole sto...

Santo Domingo: Historical City Tour

26 Reviews

HighlightsStroll through the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Old Santo DomingoImmerse yourself in the colonial alleys and streetsVisit the fortress with beautiful views over the Ozama riverWalk on the first cobblestone street in the AmericasGet a real impression of Dominican daily lifeDescriptionHere is where the first Cathedral was built, where the first Bishop was sanctified, where the first Gover...

Santo Domingo: Historical Tour in the Colonial City

9 Reviews

HighlightsExplore the most prominent monuments of the colonial cityknow the oldest cathedral in America. Know the best saved secrets of the city.DescriptionEnter yourself in the cultural and historical wealth of Santo Domingo with this tour in the colonial zone. Accompany your guide while exploring the most prominent and historical monuments of the colonial city, an area that has been recognized a...

Santo Domingo: History of Slavery Guided Tour

3 Reviews

HighlightsDiscover the background of ancient slave history in the AmericasLearn more about the sugar cane processing and rum productionGet historical insights about the first slave revolution in the CaribbeanSavour a typical dish wrapped in a banana leave containing a culinary delightDescriptionThe historical discovery tour starts with a walking tour to the slave market and through the alleys of S...

Santo Domingo: Private City Tour walking

1 Reviews

HighlightsVisit the fortress with beautiful views over the Ozama riverStroll through the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Old Santo DomingoImmerse yourself in the colonial alleys and streetsGet a real impression of Dominican daily lifeDescriptionHere is where the first Cathedral was built, where the first Bishop was sanctified, where the first Governor resided, and where the first hospital opened. Th...

Santo Domingo: The Best of Santo Domingo City Tour

3 Reviews

HighlightsGaze at the Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor, the first cathedral ever built in the 'New World'Explore the Alcázar de Colón Palace, one of the city’s numerous museumsLearn about the historic Zona Colonial, which dates back to the 1500sDescriptionTogether with a professional guide, you will visit the most charming places in the city. You will have a chance to explore the city while h...

Santo Domingo: The Battle of Santo Domingo 4D Attraction

10 Reviews

HighlightsExperience this unique 4D experienceImmerse yourself in the Battle of Santo DomingoLearn about this important piece of Dominican historyDescriptionEmbark on a breathtaking journey through time with 'The Battle of Santo Domingo,' an unparalleled 4D experience that plunges you into the heart of the invasion of Santo Domingo by the infamous pirate Sir Francis Drake in 1586. This groundbreak...

Visit to the city of Santo Domingo with guide & typical food

HighlightsSanto DomingoVisit to the citylocal guideCatedral de Santa MaríaAlcázar de ColónDescriptionSanto Domingo is overflowing with architectural and historical gems. It is a city that tells a fascinating story, as it was the first city established in the 'New World' by Europeans. Luis, one of our local guides, states: 'We like to say that we were the first: we had the first church in Americ...

Tour por Santo Domingo: la ciudad colonial

HighlightsGet to know all the authenticity of the cityImmerse yourself in art and customsDiscover mysteries that surround the cityDescriptionIf you are wondering what to do in Santo Domingo, don't worry because we will quickly answer your question. Take this historical-cultural tour with us, full of curiosities and legends, to discover the still present vestiges of the first European colonizers i...

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