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Santo Domingo: Full or Half-Day City Tours

Product ID: 185855
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Get to know Santo Domingo, the first European city in the Americas. Visit the Zona Colonial and the cultural attractions.
About this activity
Duration 3 - 7.5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

Your accommodation in the Old City District of Santo Domingo, Zona Colonial (exceptions may apply). A pickup in another part of Santo Domingo is available at an extra charge.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Stroll through the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Old Santo Domingo
  • Immerse yourself in the colonial alleys and streets
  • Visit Alcazar de Colon, which was the palace of Diego Columbus
  • Walk on the first cobblestone street in the Americas
  • Get a real impression of Dominican daily life
Full description
Here is where the first Cathedral was built, where the first Bishop was sanctified, where the first Governor resided, and where the first hospital opened. The city has a lot of cultural attributes and architectural sites of interest, like nowhere else on the Hispaniola island.

The walking tour starts in the historic colonial part of the city, which is a recognized UNESCO World Heritage Site. The trip includes palaces, forts, museums, churches, and plazas. During the stroll, visit the Palace of Diego Columbus, the first Cathedral of the New World. Walk on Calle Las Damas, the first cobblestone street, and stroll down the pedestrian street El Conde.
  • Entrance fees
  • A local tour guide
What’s Not Included
  • Souvenirs
  • Gratuities
Not suitable for
  • Children under 2 years

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
Know before you go
• Please bring sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, and a camera
• The tour begins at 9.00 AM and ends at 12.00 PM
• The Half-Day Tour is approximately 3 hours, it begins at 9:00 AM and ends at 12:00 PM
• The Full-Day Tour is approximately 3 hours, it begins at 9:00 AM and ends at 4:30 PM
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Caribbean Tours

Product ID: 185855