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

Ceiba De Colon is located in downtown Santo Domingo, ensuring guests staying in this region of the Dominican Republic will have convenient access to the historical site throughout their trip. If you wish to book your stay close to Ceiba De Colon, there are a decent selection of nearby accommodations to choose from.

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
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
Tierra Plana Hostel 0.4 mi. (0.0 km) SSW
Hotel Palacio Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.1 km) SSW

Location and What's Nearby

There are a few nearby open air options to enjoy while you and your group aren't taking in Ceiba De Colon. Historic site guests also wishing to get in a game of golf should consider going to the closest course, Isabel Villas Golf. Long days can also be enjoyed at Montesinos Beach, the closest beach. On top of that, you will likely discover a couple other outdoor choices in the neighborhood. You will encounter plenty of interesting places out of the sun in this general vicinity. Located only a short distance away are another pair of attractions--Battery Of The Admiral and Fuerte De Angulo.


Contact Information

Location: Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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