Get to know the first European city in America. Here was the first Cathedral built, the first Bishop sanctified, resided the first Governor and the first hospital opened ... More info ›
Get to know the first European city in America. Here was the first Cathedral built, the first Bishop sanctified, resided the first Governor and the first hospital opened. The lively city with its three million people has a lot of cultural attributes of interest, in particular architectural sites, like nowhere else offered in the Hispaniola. You start at the historic colonial city, from UNESCO recognized World Heritage Site. During the stroll you will visit the Palace of Diego Columbus, the historic museum “Casas Reales”, the Palace of the 1st Governor, the Cathedral (closed on Sundays), and the “Colon Park”. You’ll walk through the “Calle de las Damas” (the Lady’s street) and down the pedestrian “El Conde” where you’ll see many shops, street vendors, bars and restaurants.
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Stop At: Catedral Primada de America, Calle Arzobispo Merino, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic
Visit the first cathedral in the Americas
Duration: 10 minutes
Pass By: Calle de Las Damas, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic
Walk through the first cobblestone street in the Americas.
Stop At: Museo de las Casas Reales, Calle Las Damas, Santo Domingo 10210, Dominican Republic
Visit the historic national museum.
Duration: 20 minutes
Stop At: Alcazar de Colon, Plaza de Espana Off Calle Emiliano Tejera at foot of Calle Las Damas, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic
Visit the former home of Diego Columbus.
Duration: 10 minutes
Pass By: Plaza de Espana (Plaza de Armas), Calle de Las Atarazanas, Santo Domingo 10210 Dominican Republic
Stroll through Plaza España
Pass By: Calle El Conde, Santo Domingo 10210 Dominican Republic
Walk down the pedestrian street where you will see many shops, street vendors, bars and restaurants.
Stop At: Los Tres Ojos, Mirador del Este Park, Santo Domingo Este Dominican Republic
Visit the cave system with subterranean courses of rivers and dripstone caves.
Duration: 40 minutes
Pass By: Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon), Av. Ana On the water side of Los Tres Ojos, near the airport in the Sans Souci district, Santo Domingo 11604 Dominican Republic
Photo stop at the controversial light tower and mausoleum rumored to entomb the rests of Columbus.