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Full Day Santo Domingo City Tour From Punta Cana With Lunch

Santo Domingo
10 hours
Cultural Performances
Walking Tours
Sightseeing Tours
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Overview

Relive the glorious days of the colonial era on this full day tour of Santo Domingo where you will learn about the history and culture of Dominican Republic from your expert guide.Travel through the iconic Colonial Zone, discover the underground cavern Los Tres Ojos, and many other world heritage sites and enjoy a sumptuous lunch on the way.

Why to buy

  • Enjoy a delicious buffet lunch with a classic Dominican Fare and energetic and vibrant dance performances.
  • True experience of the culture and history of Dominican Republic.
  • Guided tour of the most iconic monuments and colonial era buildings in Santo Domingo.

Itinerary

Embark on a historical journey with this full day tour of Santo Domingo which will take your around one of the most historically significant cities in the world. Here you can immerse yourself in the rich culture and history of the colonial era in Santo Domingo and get a glimpse of life in those times with the help of your expert guide. You tour will start early morning as you get picked up from your hotel in Punta Cana at 7:00 AM. Your tour will first stop at the majestic Three Eyes Cave, known by the locals as Los Tres Ojos. This cave leads to three open lakes which are fed by an underground river and boast of stunning blue waters. The underground cave and lagoons were used by the Taino people for millennials and served as a source of water and some tiny variations of fish. The tour will then head to the towering Christopher Lighthouse, the final resting place of Christopher Columbus. The monument’s lighthouse features project beams of light forming a cross shape which can be seen all the way from Puerto Rico.

Next up will be famous Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo which will treat you with some of the oldest colonial monuments in all of the Americas. Here you can stroll through the paved roads of the New World and admire the architecture and regality of the monuments and sites like the Columbus Park, the first Cathedral and the first Spanish town square. After some hours in the Colonial Zone you will then head on to the Columbus House, built in 1510. It was here that Diego Columbus, son of Christopher Columbus, stayed with his wife and seven children. During this tour you can also relish a delectable buffet lunch which will give you a chance to treat your taste buds with the best of Dominican cuisine, and while you dine, you can enjoy the stunning dance performances put up by the locals. There will also be several stops during this ten hour tour for shopping opportunities so that you can collect on some attractive souvenirs and gifts to take back as memories. Apart from these main sites, you will also come across intriguing sites like the Chavon River, a river often showcased in many movies, and major baseball fields where the maximum number of major league players have been discovered. After this very informative experience, your tour will head back to your respective hotel.

Inclusions
Buffet lunch
Headsets to hear the guide clearly
Expert guide
Hotel transfers
Bottled water
Coffee and/or Tea
Entry/Admission
Exclusions
DVDs
Souvenir pictures

Schedule

Duration
10 hours
Timings
Monday 7:00 AM Tuesday 7:00 AM Wednesday 7:00 AM Thursday 7:00 AM Friday 7:00 AM Saturday 7:00 AM Sunday 7:00 AM 
Language used
English, Spanish 
Type of Guide/Tour
Expert Guide
Child allowed age
0 - 12 years
Pickup point
Your respective hotel
Meeting point
Los Tres Ojos
End point
Your respective hotel

Good to know

  • The tour is not wheelchair accessible.
  • Infant seats and strollers are available on this tour.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult during this tour.

Additional Information

  • Confirmation of the tour will be received at the time of booking.
  • The tour is not recommended for travelers with back problems heart conditions and other serious illnesses and pregnant travelers.
  • Each tour/activity can have a maximum of 15 travelers.
  • Please mention your hotel name at the time of booking in the special request section so our team can see if pick-up and drop-off for the tour can be done from the same.

Cancellation policy

  • Please refer to your booking for the cancellation policy.

Address

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