Do you want to go to Santo Domingo from Punta Cana in just 30 minutes? Don't miss the opportunity with this day tour to Santo Domingo by plane accompanied by an English speaking guide. You'll visit the Columbus Alcazar, the cathedral and many more important monuments.
Santo Domingo Day Tour by Plane
We'll pick you up from your hotels between 6 and 7 am, and head to Punta Cana airport where the plane will be waiting to take us to Santo Domingo.
After 35 minutes, we'll land at 8:10 am and a minibus will be at the terminal to take us to Santo Domingo's Colonial Zone. Then, we'll spend two hours being guided around the Columbus Alcazar and the Santo Domingo Cathedral. Did you know that this place of worship is one of the oldest Catholic buildings in Latin America?
We'll wander around the old town of the Dominican capital. In particular, we'll focus on Las Damas street where there are several historic buildings including the Hernán Cortés house, the Chapel of Our Lady of Remedies, the Casas Reales Museum and more. You'll then have an hour and a half of free time to continue exploring the city or go shopping.
Afterwards, we'll stop to have lunch at a local restaurant which will including a main meal and a drink. We'll sample a traditional dish including rice, beans, stewed meat, avocado and fried banana. If you have any food allergies or dietary requirements you should state this at the time of booking.
Finally, we'll get on the bus to the next stop: Agora shopping centre. After an hour and a half of free time, we'll go back to Santo Domingo airport to get a flight back to Punta Cana at 4:30 pm. We'll then drop you off at your hotels at 6 pm.
The maximum weight to board the plane is 136 kilograms per person (300 pounds).
Santo Domingo Day Trip
If you'd like to go to Santo Domingo from Punta Cana with the cheaper option or you just prefer road travel you can book the Santo Domingo Day Trip.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English and other languages.
Pick up and drop off at hotel.
Plane tickets between Punta Cana and Santo Domingo.
English speaking guide.
Transport by car or minibus.
Entry to the Columbus Alcazar.
Lunch: Main meal and a drink.
10% discount on the official ticket price.
When to book?
You can book up until 48 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
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This particular activity contributes as follows:
- Printed material is avoided.
- No single-use plastics are used.
- The activity helps the dissemination of local cultural heritage.
- No printing of documentation required.
- Promotes local employment.
- Has a gender equality policy.
- Has a carbon footprint offset policy.
Corporate name: DOMARG SRL
Frequently asked questions
Q - Why do this activity with Civitatis?
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Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
Q - Is a minimum number of participants required?
A - This activity requires a minimum of 6 participants. Should this number not be reached, we'll get in touch with you to offer alternatives.
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