Santo Domingo Historical Island Tour Plus Shopping

Hit all the historical highlights of Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic. Explore one of the Caribbean's oldest cities to get a feel for its vibrant local culture, and learn about its ties to Europe.

Duration: 6 hours
Cancellation: 3 days in advance.

What You Will Do

  • Take advantage of a wonderful opportunity to see all the historical highlights of a city with the first European settlement in America
  • Marvel at the sites and sounds of this colonial town with a local guide as you bask in the warm weather and cool breeze
  • Visit the Convento de la Orden de los Predicadores, the first convent of the Dominican order in the new world
  • Check out the interior features, including a stone zodiac wheel carved into the chapel’s vault, which depicts both mythological and astrological images
  • Head to the Dominican Man Museum and Cultural Square, plus enjoy panoramic views of the Palace of Fine Arts, the Presidential Palace and the Columbus lighthouse
  • Hit up local shops to find tropical gifts that make for the perfect souvenir for you or your loved ones

What's Included

  • Santo Domingo historical tour
  • Guide

Santo Domingo, República Dominicana