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Walking Tour in the Colonial Zone

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Stop At: La Puerta del Conde, Av Bolivar corner calle Palo Hincado, Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic

Once part of the city's original walls, this gate is an important landmark in old Santo Domingo. Walk through the gate and discover Parque Independencia where the Altar de la Patria is located. This is a marble mausoleumin where the remains, of the Founders of the Dominican Republic, rest.

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Parque Independencia, Arz. Novel, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic

Parque Independencia is the place of the National Monuments Honoring the Founding Fathers of Dominican Republic, is a Historic and very important for the Dominican People


Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Calle El Conde, Santo Domingo 10210 Dominican Republic

The first commercial street in the New World remains the most popular pedestrian shopping area. Stretching over 10 blocks, this cobblestoned road is lined with restaurants, cafés, souvenir shops, and street side art vendors.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Catedral Primada de America, Calle Arzobispo Merino, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic

Built between 1510 and 1540, the first cathedral of the Americas continues to stand tall in all of its glory over the heart of the Colonial City. The remains of Christopher Columbus were found here in the 19th century.

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Calle de Las Damas, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic

The first paved street in the Americas: Calle Las Damas or the “street of the ladies,” connects directly to the Alcazar de Colón; María de Toledo and her ladies would step out of the palace and stroll up and down Calle Las Damas in the evenings.

Duration: 5 minutes

Pass By: Alcazar de Colon, Plaza de Espana Off Calle Emiliano Tejera at foot of Calle Las Damas, Santo Domingo Dominican Republic

One of the most popular museums in the Colonial City. Completed around 1512, this Gothic and Renaissance style palace was the home of Diego Columbus, son of Christopher Columbus, and his wife María de Toledo, niece of King Ferdinand of Spain.

Stop At: Fortaleza Ozama, Calle Las Damas 1, Santo Domingo 10210 Dominican Republic

The Ozama Fortress (Spanish: Fortaleza Ozama) was built in 1502 by the Spanish at the entrance to Santo Domingo's Ciudad Colonial, Dominican Republic. It is the oldest military construction of European origin in the Americas.[1] It was built between 1502-1508

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Plaza de Espana (Plaza de Armas), Calle de Las Atarazanas, Santo Domingo 10210 Dominican Republic

The wide open Plaza de España is flanked by the Alcázar de Colón palace on one end, and on the other, a series of outdoor bistro terraces where diners enjoy a royal view over the ancient city. Major concerts, cultural shows, and festivals take place on this plaza. At sunset, it’s the perfect place for a romantic dinner with a view, or for a family stroll or bike run with the kids. A statue of Nicolás de Ovando, former governor of Santo Domingo, stands tall in the center of the plaza.


Duration: 5 minutes
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Departure Point
Puerta del Conde, Calle Palo Hincado, Santo Domingo 10209, Dominican Republic
Departure Time
10:00 AM
Duration
3h
Return Details
Plaza de la Hispanidad or Spain, Calle La Atarazana 2, Santo Domingo 10212, Dominican Republic
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Dominican Souvenir
Exclusions
  • Private transportation
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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