Mount Isabel de Torres

Mount Isabela de Torres, a mountain that would have perhaps been notable all on its own as it stands 2,600 feet above sea level, is made more attractive to tourists by the huge statue of Christ that stands on top.

At the top of the mountain you can do more than view the monument. There is also a small botanical garden, and of course the view of the island below.

Location

Mount Isabel de Torres, on the premises of Isabel de Torres National Park, is located in the vicinity of Puerto Plata, in the Western side of the Dominican Republic; it is 2.6 miles to the south west of Puerto Plata.

Nearby Restaurants

There are several picks of eateries to pick from in the community immediately near Mount Isabel de Torres. The most proximate eatery to Mount Isabel de Torres is Ojilvis, a great location to dine at on your way to visiting this mountain. The eatery is a brief distance away, but distant enough that you might want to make plans for employing a viable means of transport to get there. Rancho El Mocanito and La Parrillada Steak House & Bar offer additional dining possibilities in close to this natural attraction. At La Parrillada Steak House & Bar you and your companions may try out Creole cuisine and enjoy the local foods and culture of the Dominican Republic.

Nearby Attractions

Other nearby activities include Teleferico Mountain Top, which is less than a hundred yards away the vicinity of Puerto Plata. You might want to also consider visiting Cristo Redentor, which is another attraction close by.

A mountain is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes other attractions close-by.

Attractions Near Mount Isabel de Torres
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Teleferico Mountain Top Other Attraction 0.0 mi. (4.2 km) E 2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Cristo Redentor Other Attraction 0.1 mi. (4.3 km) SSE 2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Teleferico Puerto Plata Other Attraction 1.6 mi. (2.8 km) N Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe Historic Site 1.6 mi. (1.8 km) NE Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico -- 2.1 mi. (2.3 km) N Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 2.5 mi. (0.9 km) NNE Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion -- 2.5 mi. (1.0 km) NNE Downtown Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon -- 2.6 mi. (0.6 km) NE Downtown Puerto Plata

More Information

Hours

You can ride to the top Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Cost

You can travel to the top of the mountain by cable car for RD$350.

Address

Off Autopista Duarte, the vicinity of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic, Dominican Republic

Phone

(809) 970-0438

 

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