Anyone who wants to take in the entire Colonial District, needs to visit the Puerta De San Diego, the original gate into the city built in 1571. The gate, and the wall adjacent to it, served to protect the city from any and all attacks.
This is a popular attraction for tourist who are taking photographs, and is perfect for gaining perspective of the old city. For a neat view of the city, be sure to climb up the wall to the top.
Those wishing to visit Puerta De San Diego may choose to book their trip in downtown Santo Domingo, since guests staying in this area of the Dominican Republic will be pleased to have easy site access during their visit. If you'd like to find a place within easy reach of Puerta De San Diego, you'll find a fair number of hotels to choose from in the area.
|Hostal Nicolas De Ovando||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.3 km)||S|
|Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.4 km)||W|
|Guest house||0.2 mi. (0.2 km)||SSW|
|Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.2 km)||SW|
|Hodelpa Caribe Colonial||Hotel||0.2 mi. (0.2 km)||SSW|
|Hostal Nomandas||Hostel||0.2 mi. (0.3 km)||WSW|
|Hotel Conde De Penalba||Hotel||0.3 mi. (0.1 km)||SW|
Vivacious visitors may also be attracted by the region because of the possibility of open-air activities. Visitors who enjoy testing their skillfulness on the green, might want to do so at the nearest golfing facility, which is Isabel Villas Golf. Free hours can also be planned at Montesinos Beach, the most close-by beach. Still, an additional selection of golf and beach choices remain in the community. Visitors will discover multiple interesting places out of the sun in this general vicinity. Just a short distance away you will find two additional interesting sites nearby you may want to check out-- and Alcázar De Colón.
Location: Avenida del Puerto, Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic
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