Santo Domingo Shopping (Self Guided), Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo is famous not only for its great atmosphere, service, and beautiful locations, but also for its shopping spots. The most famous street for shopping in the city is El Conde, situated in the Colonial Zone. Here, you will find a lot of interesting goods for sell.
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Santo Domingo Shopping Map

Guide Name: Santo Domingo Shopping
Guide Location: Dominican Republic » Santo Domingo (See other walking tours in Santo Domingo)
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Sightseeing)
# of Attractions: 5
Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.8 Km or 1.1 Miles
Author: Maia
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • Plaza España
  • La Atarazana Street
  • Amber Museum and Gift Shop
  • Calle el Conde
  • Mercado Modelo
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Plaza España

1) Plaza España (must see)

Plaza España is a very beautiful plaza without any traffic, perfect for a stroll during the morning or afternoon. Along with the terrific shops, cafés, and restaurants, visitors may also be fortunate enough to catch a live show. Last but not least, the plaza is also famous for the Alcazar de Colon.
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La Atarazana Street

2) La Atarazana Street

La Atarazana is a wonderful place for shopping. This street is full of art galleries, jewelry stores, and shops with vintage crafts. La Atarazana is an incredibly beautiful street, so not only will you enjoy the items for sale, but also cherish the surrounding views.
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Amber Museum and Gift Shop

3) Amber Museum and Gift Shop

Famous for it's fantastic collection of amber, Museum of Amber is also known for its phenomenal shopping. Amber is obviously abundant in the gift-shop, making it the perfect souvenir for a special friend. Enjoy the exhibits and hit the gift-shop on the way out.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday: 9:30 am – 7 pm; Saturday: 9:30 am – 6:30 pm.
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Calle el Conde

4) Calle el Conde

El Conde is the most popular shopping street and it is one of the oldest streets in Santo Domingo. There are a lot of textile shops, restaurants and cafes gift and jewelry shops to choose from. It is located in the historic Zona Colonial of Santo Domingo.
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Mercado Modelo

5) Mercado Modelo

If you're searching for souvenirs, handmade crafts, or amber amulets, than Mercado Modelo is the place to visit. The Mercado specializes in beautiful Caribbean handmade souvenirs, as well as paintings from local artists. Fresh fruit and vegetables are also for sale at very reasonable prices.

Operation hours: Monday - Friday: 9 am - 6 pm; Saturday: 7 am - 6 pm, Sunday from 7 am till 1 pm.

Walking Tours in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Create Your Own Walk in Santo Domingo

Create Your Own Walk in Santo Domingo

Creating your own self-guided walk in Santo Domingo is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Zona Colonial Tour

Zona Colonial Tour

Zona Colonial, or "Colonial Zone", is a tiny metropolis situated in the city of Santo Domingo. Zone Colonial is the most ancient settlement in "The Americas". Journey down the beautiful streets of this ancient establishment and you are sure to find a plethora of historical buildings, shops, museums, and churches.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.6 Km or 1.6 Miles
Santo Domingo - El Malecone

Santo Domingo - El Malecone

El Malecone stretches for 15 km along the shore. It is a very beautiful street to walk, where one can admire the beauty of the Dominican Republic while cherishing first-class ice cream. El Malecone is not only a popular attraction for tourists, but also a hot spot for locals as well. Make sure you check it out during your time in Santo Domingo.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.2 Km or 2 Miles
Santo Domingo - Northwest Tour

Santo Domingo - Northwest Tour

Northwest Santo Domingo is loaded with fantastic entertainment options. From the beautiful Botanic Garden with Jardín Japonés, to the well known baseball stadium, this region of the city is sure to leave you a very lasting impression.

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 7.0 Km or 4.3 Miles
Santo Domingo Introduction Walk

Santo Domingo Introduction Walk

Santo Domingo or "La Capital", as the Dominicans commonly refer to it, is one of the oldest cities in the Caribbean. The historic district of Zona Colonial, surrounded by walls, preserves legacy of the early settlers manifested in cobblestoned streets and centuries-old buildings dating back as far as the 1500s, including the Cathedral of Santa Maria la Menor, the first cathedral ever...  view more

Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.3 Km or 2.7 Miles
Santo Domingo Cultural Tour

Santo Domingo Cultural Tour

Santo Domingo is very beautiful and popular among tourists. The city offers a large variety of distinct cultural spots, thus making Santo Domingo all the more attractive. Museums, theaters, and other beautiful buildings line the city streets, clearly demonstrating culture through its traditions and its art.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.4 Km or 1.5 Miles
Las Damas Street

Las Damas Street

Las Damas is the most ancient street in the city and thus very popular due to its rich culture. The street received its name after the wives of important individuals in Dominican Republic who liked to take walks down the street in their spare time. Today you can follow their path and enjoy the same trees, colonial houses, and other buildings of interest.

Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 1.0 Km or 0.6 Miles