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Historical tour. Colonial Zone

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Experience hosted by Jose

2 hours
Includes drinks
Up to 10 people
Hosted in English, Spanish

What you'll do

This experience is one of the best since we will be touring the entire colonial area, visiting each of the places of interest. During the tour we will have several visits between museums, places of interest, historical sites, walk along the boardwalk, visits to squares of the sector.
This experience includes refreshment (water or soda) on the tour
The Guest will have to pay the rest of what he wants to buy during the tour, the tickets to the museums, the cathedrals and the historical places that charge entrance.

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What's included

  • Drinks
    In the tour will have three stops for hydration, at the end we will have a...
From ₹2,280
/ person
No dates available

Meet your host, Jose

Host on Airbnb since 2018
  • 1 Review
  • Identity verified
I'm José Vicente, founder of the Akome restaurant in the Colonial Zone, and a lover of good experiences. Living in the historical center of the city has allowed me to discover unparalleled places and incredible people. If you are visiting our beautiful city, I want you to live part of these experiences. Therefore, I want to share and show you a different way of living your vacation, and you can take home memorable memories for a lifetime.
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Where you'll be

This experience is one of the best !!! We will be touring the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo, a World Heritage Site, we will visit its legendary places and learn about the history of each one of them.
During the tour we will visit museums, historical sites, walk along the boardwalk, typical squares of the conquest, churches, castles and artillery forts.

1 review

July 2019
What an amazing tour! Jose and Pedro were wonderful guides, friendly and easy to talk to and get to know as we toured the major attractions of the colonial zone. The first half of the tour was focused on the history of the city and the people and places as we passed by. We went into two museums, two churches, visited two ruins sights, it was really a wonderful to experience it all. Midway through the tour we stopped for water and coffee, and Jose explained that the first half of the tour was focused on just the colonial sights everyone sees, and the second half of the tour focused more on the local experience. Jose stopped at multiple points to take wonderful pictures with me in them (a rarity for a solo traveler) and he was quite the photographer, they came out great! We finished the tour at their restaurant and he made me a delicious vegetarian dinner, with a great view. If you want to get acquainted with the colonial zone and make a couple of friends while your at it I highly recommend this tour!
What an amazing tour! Jose and Pedro were wonderful guides, friendly and easy to talk to and get to know as we toured the major attractions of the colonial zone. The first half of…

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.


This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

It is important to keep in mind that we will wait a maximum of 15 minutes for people.
The experience can be done in two schedules a morning tour that starts at 10:00 am and ends at 12:00 pm and the other group can leave in the afternoon from 3:00 pm until 5: 00 pm
does not include museum tickets

What to bring

Camera, sunglasses, hat or cap, sunscreen

Money to buy souvenirs and tickets, sports shoes and comfortable clothes