Ceiba De Colon

Ceiba De Colon is a tree. However, according to local legend it is the tree that Christopher Columbus moored the Santa Maria to during his voyage to the new world.


The massive tree is a popular sightseeing attraction, however, there is nothing to do here other than appreciate the tree, and take a picture or two.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Ceiba De Colon may choose to book their trip in downtown Santo Domingo, since guests staying in this region of the Dominican Republic will be pleased to have convenient access to the historical site throughout their trip. There are a decent number of hotels in the region around Ceiba De Colon.

Hotels near Ceiba De Colon
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Antiguo Hotel Europa Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.4 km) SW
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) S
Hostal Nomandas Hostel 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) SW
Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) SSW
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Guest house 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) S
Hodelpa Caribe Colonial Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.2 km) S
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.1 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

Opportunities for some fun in the sun like working on one's golf game and beach-going will also be found easily here. Historic site visitors with a keen interest in golf should look into the nearest course, Isabel Villas Golf. Long hours can also be spent at Montesinos Beach, the most close-by beach. However, many other beach and golf attractions exist in the community. Guests will encounter plenty of interesting places out of the sun in this general area. Without going too far, you can find two more alluring attractions close by--Battery Of The Admiral and Fuerte De Angulo.


Contact Information

Location: Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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