Puerto Plata Walking Tour

Historical Centre of Puerto Plata

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Duration

2 Hours

Tour Type

Excursions

Group Size

21 persons

Location

Dominican Republic

Overview


WALKING TOUR - HISTORICAL CENTER OF PUERTO PLATA City

 

Enjoy an excellent walking tour through the Historic Center of Puerto Plata and discover the rich history of this city through memorable events and little-known facts.

The tour begins with the best introduction to Puerto Plata. A unique view of the city’s Victorian and Republican architectural heritage. This picturesque city that was designed by Christopher Columbus himself and his brother Bartholomew, on the admiral's second voyage, in 1496, and was then founded in 1502 by Fray Nicolás Ovando.

This approximately 2-hour walking tour covers the main sights of the city center accompanied by a local guide who will share fascinating stories of the city along the way while you take postcard-worthy photos.

In this 1.5-mile walk, you will also learn about the history, culture and people of this city that evolved with the influence of European immigrants.

¡Dare to live the TRUE Puerto Plata experience and learn about its historical monuments, cultural diversity, beautiful coastline, and rich cultural history!

We will visit the Rum Distillery, Umbrella Street, Doña Blanca Alley, Artisan Cigar Factory, San Felipe Cathedral, House of Culture, Amber Museum, San Felipe Fort, ending at the famous "La Mariposa Ice Cream Shop" where they serve our best artisan ice cream, fresh tropical fruit juices, exquisite coffees, and snacks with excellent service.

Tour Highlights

  • You will explore the San Felipe Fortress and the Rum Distillery
  • Amber Museum
  • House of Culture and the Street of Umbrellas
  • Chocolate factory and handmade cigar factory
  • Stroll through its historic center and its Cathedral of San Felipe
  • Finish at the La Mariposa Ice Cream Shop where you can buy whatever you want to hydrate yourself and taste exquisite homemade ice creams, juices, coffees and sandwiches

Important

  • 2 hours of excursion
  • Tour days: Every day
  • Meeting point: Central Park and Puerto Taíno Bay

Suggestions

Wear comfortable and cool clothing and shoes

Included/Excluded

Bilingual specialized guide (English, Spanish)
Tickets to the museums
Drinks and Foods

Itinerary

Travel Styles

Cultural
Nature & Adventure
Independent
Activities
Family Day

FAQs

Cancellation Policy
For cancellations upto 2 days before the tour - Refund of 50% of the tour price.
What is the minimum number of people to do the tour
2 participants.
Puerto Plata Weather
Puerto Plata has a perfect tropical climate for outdoor activities, whether it’s a sunny or rainy day. Throughout the year, temperatures generally vary between 69 °F and 89 °F, with the rare occasion of it going slightly above or below this range.
Personalize your tour
Small group of 21 people or less.
Have any tour questions you need answered?
Call us at 809 964 9714 We’re happy to help.

Tour Location

Historical Centre of Puerto Plata

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