Santo Domingo

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To get the best experience out of The Dominican Republic you need to book one of our local friendly tour guides. They will be able to show you around, make you feel like a local. Whether you want to see the tourist sites or visit places off the beaten track and discover new experiences, then our Guides4me guide is there to make it happen.


Santo Domingo tour guide

Bless is 33 yrs old, LGBT friendly and speaks English and Spanish.

A well educated in that he has a Bachelor degree in English Literature and one Diploma in “Export-Import & International businesses”. He is an ideal person to show you around Santo Domingo in that he had his own private tour company for 4 years before going to USA. Now back home in the Dominican Republic, he runs a premium cigar business and does tourism whenever it allows. Bless is eager to share that magical experience the island has to offer. His hobbies are traveling, reading, discovering, gastronomy and coffee.

Total cost for the guide services of Bless for one day (8 hours) = a booking fee of USD 33 by Paypal or major debit / credit cards, bank transfer or Crypto Currency PLUS USD 125 in cash to Bless after his services. Total approx. 158 US dollars.

This excludes any transport, entrance fees or any food & beverage costs.

“Bless is very friendly, educated and a fun guy, we had a great day, he made Santo Domingo special for us, we wish we could have stayed longer.” – Brad & Jules, Canada

Highlights of Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo was established by the Spanish in 1492. The colony was a military stronghold of the Spanish Empire for over a century. Successfully defending against British, Dutch, and French until the 17th century.

Nowadays, Dominican Republic is the second largest and most diverse Caribbean island. Just a 2 hour flight from Miami. Or less than four hour flight from New York.

It is known for its warm and hospitable people. Dominican Republic is a destination like no other, featuring astounding nature and rich culture.

Surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean in the north and the Caribbean Sea in the south, this tropical island paradise boasts nearly 1,609 km of coastline. And not forgetting over 402 km of some of the best beaches in the world.

There are so many different things you can do. You can dance to the pulse of the merengue. Explore ancient relics of centuries past, delight in delicious Dominican food. In addition to this, you can enjoy ecotourism adventures in magnificent national parks, mountain ranges and rivers.

Most beaches here are stunning. However, the best ones are not so close to Santo Domingo. Head to Boca Chica or Juan Dolio. Both beaches have pearly white sands and crystal clear water. Just what you expect to see in the Caribbean.

Whatever you choose to do in Santo Domingo, it will be a unique and memorable experience of a lifetime, with a Guides4me guide, who will look after you and by the end of the trip you’ve made a best friend.

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