This very old church dates back to 1556 when it was built to serve the El Seibo area. There are not too many fully standing building in the New World that can claim to be nearly five centuries old, so if you enjoy old architecture, be sure to take a look at this one.
The white body of the building with the red roof and curved angles clearly give away its Spanish origin.
Those wishing to visit Basílica de la Santísima Cruz de El Seibo may choose to book their trip in El Seibo, as travelers to this area of the Dominican Republic will be pleased to have convenient access to the historical site for the duration of their trip. Despite the fact that this location isn't necessarily a tourism capital, you'll nevertheless find a small number of hotel booking options to pick from.
|Hotel||0.2 mi. (36.3 km)||SSE|
|Hotel||0.3 mi. (37.0 km)||NW|
|Guest house||5.0 mi. (44.1 km)||NW|
|Hotel||8.4 mi. (45.0 km)||NW|
Restaurant options may be lacking in the area near Basílica de la Santísima Cruz de El Seibo, however, you might find one or two places to grab a bite to eat. The most nearby place to eat is, a great location to eat at on your way to spending time at Basílica de la Santísima Cruz de El Seibo. The restaurant is just around about a hundred yards away from this landmark, so grab a table and eat up! and are a couple other food and drink options near Basílica de la Santísima Cruz de El Seibo. At D'Jose Ramon you and your party will want to sample Latin American food and experience the flavors of the Dominican Republic.
Location: Avenida Manuela Diez, El Seibo, Hispaniola
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