Santo Domingo North Walls

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There was a time when all of Santo Domingo fit inside a set of walls. However, those days are long gone, and now only ruins of the walls remain, such as these in the north of the Colonial District.


The walls are open to the public, and it is to uncommon to see a tourist taking pictures from the top. The walls also give a good idea of how much the city, and the nation, have grown since the original colonization by the Spanish.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Santo Domingo North Walls may choose to book their trip in downtown Santo Domingo, as travelers to this part of the Dominican Republic will have the benefit of convenient access to the historical site for the duration of their trip. There are a good number of hotels in the district around Santo Domingo North Walls.

Hotels near Santo Domingo North Walls
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Antiguo Hotel Europa Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.4 km) SSE
Hostal Nomandas Hostel 0.2 mi. (0.3 km) S
Sofitel Frances Santo Domingo Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) S
Bettye's Galleria Guesthouse Guest house 0.3 mi. (0.2 km) SSE
Hostal Nicolas De Ovando Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) SE
Occidental El Embajor Resort 0.4 mi. (1.1 km) W
Hotel Conde De Penalba Hotel 0.4 mi. (0.1 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

And, one of the most exciting options while spending an afternoon exploring the area is enjoying a dish at a restaurant within traveling distance of this historical site. Angelo, which offers Italian meals, will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Museo Del Jamon and Pate Palo offer additional refreshment choices nearby. At Pate Palo you and your companions will want to try out International food and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.


Contact Information

Location: downtown Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic


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