Leisure

in Santo Domingo

 
 
An eight-kilometer park popular with athletes. Walk, jog, rollerblade, and bike along Caribbean Sea views. There are children’s playgrounds, an open-air gym, bicycle or rollerblade rentals, and an artificial lake for boat rides.
Family-Friendly, Iconic Sights, Urban Parks
Facing the oldest cathedral in the Americas, this lively, shaded square is surrounded with colonial, republican, and modern architecture, and bustles with merengue musicians and sidewalk cafés, for plenty of people watching.
Colonial City, Family-Friendly, Iconic Sights, Urban Parks
Popular among young locals who come here day and night to relax on multiple benches. Parque Duarte gets lively in the evening, when crowds gather here to share a cold beer or drink, and play music from guitars, drums, or smartphones.
Colonial City, Iconic Sights, Urban Parks
Renovated in 2012, Parque Iberoamérica sits in the heart of the city in a verdant, shaded area surrounding the National Music Conservatory. The park boasts an outdoor gym stretching 300 square meters, with plenty of hiking space, as well as a children’s playground.
Family-Friendly, Iconic Sights, Urban Parks
The park ranks among the DR’s most sacred sites. Inside the walled and guarded landmark is a white-marble mausoleum housing the remains of DR’s Founding Fathers: Juan Pablo Duarte, Matías Ramón Mella, and Francisco del Rosario Sánchez.
Family-Friendly, Iconic Sights, Urban Parks
Roll the dice at one of the city’s multiple casinos.
Casinos & Gaming
The cosmopolitan city of Santo Domingo is constantly reinventing itself. New restaurants open every month, catering to the demanding local crowds. Eating out is big in Santo Domingo, a city that lives to socialize till the early hours of the morning (breakfast places abound), lunchtime (check out the lunch specials) and evening. Most restaurants are […]
Dining
Santo Domingo boasts the most comprehensive shopping scene in all of the Dominican Republic. While the Colonial City is replete with uniquely stocked arts and crafts galleries, the city center offers modern and luxurious shopping malls.
Family-Friendly, Shopping
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