El Corral de los Indios

This monument was built by island natives sometime before the arrival of Christopher Columbus. Much like Stonehenge in England, this circular monument is made of stone in relation to certain astronomical features. Unfortunately the site has been damage over the years through a multitude of factors.

Offerings

Work has been done to restore and maintain the site, and today guests are free to visit the area and look at the one of the achievements of the early Dominicans.

Staying Close

Consider staying in a nice area within the Dominican Republic if you plan on visiting El Corral de los Indios, as those visiting this part of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have convenient access to the historical site during their time there. Though the area doesn't see tremendous numbers of tourists, you'll nevertheless find at least a handful of hotel rooms to choose from.

Hotels near El Corral de los Indios
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Hotel La Rotonda Motel 2.7 mi. (68.5 km) S
Hotel La Posada Motel 2.8 mi. (68.3 km) S
Hotel El Detallista Motel 3.3 mi. (67.6 km) SSE
Hotel Maguana Hotel 3.3 mi. (67.6 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

You'll find a fairly sizable set of eateries to pick from in the general area encompassing this historical site. Comedor Bienvenida, which offers Latin American dishes, is also the closest restaurant to this site. Pizzeria Leonel and Restaurante Espia are a couple other nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Restaurante Espia you and your companions might try a bite of Mexican cuisine and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.

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Contact Information

Location: San Juan - San Herrera Highway, The Western side of the Dominican Republic, the Dominican Republic

 

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