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Ozama Fort (Fortaleza Ozama) Tours

Ozama Fort (Fortaleza Ozama)
This 16th-century fortress located in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo was built by the Spanish and is recognized today as a UNESCO World Heritage site. History buffs can explore La Fortaleza—which is the oldest European-style military building in the Americas—and learn more about how this old-school castle that once guarded the port of Dominica Republic’s capital city. Travelers can explore the grounds of this imposing castle that once served as a prison on their own or with the help of a local guide. A climb to the Torre del Homenaje offers incredible 360-degree views of the city, and a nearby powder house and rows of cannons reflect the fort’s important military history.

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The fort is located on Calle de las Damas. It is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. until 6:30 p.m. and on Sunday from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Admission is RD $70. 
Address: Calle Las Damas, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Hours: Mon-Sat 9am-6:30pm, Sun 9am-4pm
Admission: RD $70
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Trikke Tours

Santo Domingo old Town by Trikke

Naviagate a Trikke, a 3-wheeled electric scooter, through the streets of Santo Domingo during this 2-hour activity. Start your adventure with a dramatic 4D film about the history of Santo Domingo, then zip around the town following your experienced guide. Stop at all the important sights and landmarks, covering lots of ground and exploring every corner of the city. Learn about the culture and history of Santo Domingo along the way through your guide's informed commentary. Use of all safety equipment is included.
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  • 90 to 120 minutes
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  • 90 to 120 minutes
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Historical & Heritage Tours

Half day City Tour Santo Domingo

With rich colonial history, Santo Domingo ranks among the Dominican Republic’s must-see cities—but exploring solo means missing its hidden secrets. On this tour, begin with pickup at your Santo Domingo hotel and explore the city with your guide. Hear the backstories behind top attractions including the 16th-century Cathedral of Santa María la Menor and the Museo de las Casas Reales, and admire the Ozama River from the Ozama Fortress.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Cultural Tours

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Santo Domingo City Tours

Dominican Republic is a small country, but owner of a great history and cultural wealth. Santo Domingo is its capital and it has been the scene where it all began in 1492, with the discovery of America and the encounter between two worlds.If you are a lover of acquiring new knowledge and exploring new places, and still want to have fun in the process, let one of our experts guide you through majestic cathedrals, monuments and other interesting places with more than 500 years of history. .
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  • 10 hours
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