Zona Colonial, Santo Domingo

A World Heritage Site, Zona Colonial represents the oldest permanent settlement of the "New World," established in 1502. The old town district incorporates a host of historic sites, including many churches, forts, and museums that feature walls of stone, brick or earthen construction. Many visitors like to absorb the nightlife here, with a romantic setting of restaurants and bars amongst ornate architecture. Be sure to bring plenty of water, sunblock, and your camera. Add Zona Colonial and other attractions to your Santo Domingo trip itinerary using our Santo Domingo day trip planning app .
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  • Nice Sunday walk at Zona Colonial. Lot of things to see. Restaurants, bar, shops, museums etc. Worth to see.  more »
  • Excellent environment to assist family and worry-free. However, there is great insecurity in the area.
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  • Emblematic area of Santo Domingo and American history. Excellently preserved, it is imperative to take a walk there when you visit Santo Domingo.
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