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Walk through the Landmarks of Santo Domingo

Join this walking tour streamed live from Santo Domingo and catch glimpse of the oldest buildings on the American Continent. Learn about the Colonial History of the Dominican Republic.

From Santo Domingo
Online Experience
1 Hour
North America
Upto 20 people
English
Highlights
  • Real-time walking tour of Santo Domingo's colonial town
  • Brush up on the country's colonial history while visiting key monuments
Description

On this live-streamed tour from the cobbled streets of colonial Santo Domingo, we will start with a brief introduction to its history, architecture and landmarks.

We will walk in Las Damas street to see some of the most important houses of the colonial era (all coral stone buildings), monuments of ancient architectural styles (Mudejar, Gothic, Romantic and Plateresque) and colonial museums that speak of the life of the time.  We will be visiting the colonial landmarks such as Alcazar de Colón built for Diego Colón and his family from 1510 to 1577,  Casas Reales was where part of the conquest of the continent was planned, Church of Jesuits, Calle las Damas, Plaza Columbus, and Cathedral de Santo Domingo.

About this experience
Instructions
  • Please have a good internet connection and zoom app installed on your phone or laptop.
  • The instructions to join the meeting will be delivered via email shortly after the booking.
Know before you go
  • This tour involves travelling to various places in the city, at times the internet connection may be weak. However, we will attempt to minimize such disruptions.
  • You can book this tour either for $27 per screen OR as a private session for $117 for up to 10 screens joining this activity with you from all over the world. You will see the option to book this experience as a private tour on the checkout page if it is available for that time slot.
  • Since these are live tours, they may be subject to last minute cancellation due to inclement weather, Internet disruptions or other unforeseen circumstances.
Meet your Host
Miguel Reynoso

I am a graduate of the tourism school in the Ministry of Tourism of the Dominican Republic. I have 20 years of experience as a tour guide and more than 25 years of experience in tourism. I am from Santo Domingo but resident in the east of the country (Higuey City). Join me for historical and cultural tours in the Dominican Republic, the best being the Santo Domingo Colonial Tour as it gives you an insight into the history and the oldest buildings in the American Continent.

From USD 27 / Screen
Important Information
  • Fully refundable in case of any cancellation upto 1 day before the tour.