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 those visiting this part of the Dominican Republic will be excited to have convenient access to the historical site during their time there. There are a notable number of hotels in the locale 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

If you find your belly rumbling after your historic site visit, don't worry -- you will find an impressive array of food and beverage places within traveling distance. Angelo, which offers Italian meals, offers convenient access to the historic site. Museo Del Jamon and Pate Palo are some of the additional nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Pate Palo you should try a bite of International food and experience the culture of the Dominican Republic.


Contact Information

Location: Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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