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Gate of San Diego

Colonial Zone, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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A must see

Located on the east side of the Colonial Zone, leading up to the Plaza Espana and hosue of... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Michael T
... is part of the visit of the Colonial zone.

This is not an independent excursion. You will see this gate anyhow when visiting the Zona Colonial... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2018
HarriCanada
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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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The old entrance to Santo Domingo from the city's port.
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17 Mar 2018
“A must see”
21 Jan 2018
“... is part of the visit of the Colonial zone.”
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Reviewed March 17, 2018

Located on the east side of the Colonial Zone, leading up to the Plaza Espana and hosue of Columbus, this is very a very historic part of the city. Do your research or hire a guide because there is many facts and fascinating stories regarding...More

Thank Michael T
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Reviewed January 21, 2018

This is not an independent excursion. You will see this gate anyhow when visiting the Zona Colonial and Plaza Espana. You cannot miss it.

Thank HarriCanada
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Reviewed November 25, 2017

This is one of the major gates in the old wall that is still intact and worth a quick visit as you walk through the Colonial Area.

Thank Oldjack
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Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Be careful with the taxi and especially blue Toyota wan because it is a rip off. I recommend taxi on call and Millennium is fair one.

Thank Djordje D
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Reviewed January 29, 2017

I entered the gate to the Zona Colonial. Be careful because you can easily stumble. Rocky road. Littered with trash around.

Thank posejdon12345
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Reviewed October 22, 2016

Part of the Fort System near Calle Las Damas and the Plaza Espana. Still can be entered to day if you wish from the main highway around the Colonial Zone Puerta de San Diego / Gate of St. James - Uphill from Highway

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Reviewed July 16, 2016

This is part of the fortification near the Governor's House (otherwise known as Alcazar de Colon). These gates and the House and surrounding plaza are a must see for history buffs. We did it on a bike tour - but note that is is difficult...More

Thank michaelhsia
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Reviewed April 24, 2016

In this place you stll have this felling about old-time, the Spanish time is hier, it is never gone at all,

Thank JuanaCastro
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Reviewed March 12, 2016

This gate is inside of the old military oupost. There was a fee of $10 to walk around the grounds. Go walk up to the top of tower to get the best view of the town!! There are local guides to walk around and explain...More

Thank Daniel B
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Reviewed February 21, 2016

This gate goes into Alcazar de Colon and Plaza de Espana ( Plaza de Armas ). It's worth a couple of pictures as you walk around area.

Thank bcsystems
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