Isabel de Torres National Park

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This popular attraction in Puerto Plata is normally just visited for the Cristo Redentor located at the top. However, the whole area surrounding the statue is a national park tasked with preserving the natural significance of the region.

Visitors to the site will find a variety of ways to explore the area. The two most popular are simply hiking through the forest and mountains, and taking a cable car up the mountain right to the statue. Both give a different kind of view and have their benefits.


Positioned in the vicinity of Puerto Plata, Isabel de Torres National Park happily welcomes customers lodging in this area of the Western side of the Dominican Republic. However, even if you aren't staying very close, you are free to drop by to check it out. Puerto Plata is four miles (six kilometers) to the north.

Nearby Restaurants

If you've worked up an appetite exploring the nature sanctuary, you're in luck, as you're going to find a wide variety of food and drink providers in this general area. The most nearby place to eat to Isabel de Torres National Park is Cariatides Bamboo Restaurant, which dishes out International food. Green Jack Restaurant and Enzo's International Pizzeria are additional restaurant choices nearby. At Enzo's International Pizzeria you and your party may test out Italian cuisine and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.

Nearby Attractions

There are at least one or two other attractions in the area, including Cristo Redentor, which is two and a half miles away the vicinity of Puerto Plata. Furthermore, you can think about heading over to Teleferico Mountain Top, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the most nearby attractions are in the following table.

Attractions Near Isabel de Torres National Park
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Cristo Redentor Other Attraction 2.6 mi. (4.3 km) NW 2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Teleferico Mountain Top Other Attraction 2.6 mi. (4.2 km) NW 2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Yaskia Adventures Other Attraction -- -- Playa Dorada
Monumento Hermanas Mirabal Other Attraction 2.9 mi. (3.0 km) NNE Costa Dorada
Carcel San Felipe Historic Site 2.9 mi. (1.8 km) N Puerto Plata
Parque de la Libertad -- 3.8 mi. (0.1 km) N Downtown Puerto Plata
Teleferico Puerto Plata Other Attraction 3.9 mi. (2.8 km) NNW Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 4.0 mi. (0.9 km) N Downtown Puerto Plata

More Information


The park is open everyday of the week from 8:00am until sundown.


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