Visit the oldest city of the New World where Christopher Columbus made his first permanent settlement after his discovery of the Americas more than 500 years ago! A UNESCO World Heritage site since 1992 and home to the first cathedral, paved street, university, hospital & tavern on this continent. Join us to soak up this extraordinary rich history, on a walking tour through its atmospheric streets and squares. Visit the beautiful and important Cathedral of Santa Maria La Menor, the Alcázar home of Columbus’ son Diego, Calle las Damas, and a selection of the other most notable colonial monuments. You will also have panoramic view of the enormous Christopher Columbus Lighthouse, the city downtown areas, and the impressive Presidential Palace. There is time for shopping too, at a colorful souvenir market. A tasty, and typical Dominican style lunch is included in a local restaurant.
Important info: long pants and sleeves are mandatory to enter the cathedral.
Departure and arrival time: 2022-12-04