• Start your day off with a visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Colonial Zone. Here you can explore the cobblestone streets and admire the architecture of centuries past.
• Next, head to Mercado Modelo, a bustling market filled with local artisans selling handmade crafts and souvenirs.
• After that, take a break for lunch at El Meson de la Cava, an iconic restaurant serving up traditional Dominican cuisine. Be sure to try their famous Mofongo!
• In the afternoon, stroll through Parque Mirador Sur and admire the stunning views of the Caribbean Sea.
• End your day with a visit to the Museum of Modern Art, where you can explore contemporary artwork from Dominican artists.
• El Meson de la Cava: Try their famous Mofongo!
• La Taberna del Caballo: Enjoy delicious grilled meats and seafood dishes.
• El Meson de la Salsa: Sample traditional Dominican dishes with a modern twist.
WHERE TO STAY:
We recommend staying at Hotel Frances Santo Domingo for its central location and modern amenities. It’s close to all the attractions on this itinerary and features an outdoor pool and complimentary breakfast.