Dominican Republic sightseeing
Bursting with history, culture and heritage, and with both Spanish and American influences, there’s plenty to discover in the Dominican.
Take a Colonial City tour and step back in time to 16th century Dominican Republic. The tour includes a stop at the 500 year old gothic Catedral Primada De América, the chance to explore Fortaleza Ozama, offering stunning views of the river, and plenty more stops to immerse yourself in the history of this captivating country.
Both cigar and rum factory tours give you an insight into the traditional industries of the Dominican, opening your eyes to the craftsmanship behind these popular products. With the chance to sample the rum and purchase premium varieties of each product, you won’t want to miss these tours!
Explore the Living Museums of the Sea with a boat trip to Catalina Island, the resting place of Captain William Kidd’s historical shipwreck. Spend the day as a pirate of the Caribbean or simply enjoy Catalina’s secluded beach.
The history of the Dominican not only lies in the streets and buildings but also the natural surroundings. Trek up the tropical mountains and get lost among the wildlife and greenery, or travel on horseback through coffee and cocoa plants before reaching Samaná falls where you can truly experience the exotic.
Another way to immerse yourself in the culture of the Dominican is with one of the many festivals that take place throughout the year, celebrating the art, music and dance that have been an integral part of the Dominican’s history.
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