8 days in Santo Domingo, La Romana & Las Terrenas Itinerary

8 days in Santo Domingo, La Romana & Las Terrenas Itinerary

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Santo Domingo
— 2 nights
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La Romana
— 2 nights
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Las Terrenas
— 2 nights

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Santo Domingo

Santo Domingo ©
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
Santo Domingo is known for historic sites, nature, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Zona Colonial, explore the historical opulence of Alcazar de Colon, appreciate the history behind Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon), and contemplate the long history of Fortaleza Ozama.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Santo Domingo trip planner.

Los Angeles, USA to Santo Domingo is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Santo Domingo due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to La Romana.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 26:
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Must see
Zona Colonial
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Geologic Formation
The 3 Eyes National Park
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La Romana

La Romana ©
The city of La Romana offers good access to some of the most popular resorts in the Dominican Republic.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): play a few rounds at Teeth Of The Dog, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Altos de Chavon, and then look for gifts at Cornelio Cigars. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Thu): take a memorable tour with Tours, then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Multiplaza film La Romana.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our La Romana driving holiday tool.

You can drive from Santo Domingo to La Romana in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in La Romana, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Las Terrenas.

Things to do in La Romana

Outdoors · Tours · Golf · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 26 — 28:
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Must see
Altos de Chavon
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Speed Boats Tours
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
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Las Terrenas

Las Terrenas is a town on the northeast coast of the Dominican Republic, located in the province of Samaná. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): trot along with a tour on horseback and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Las Terrenas tour itinerary site.

Traveling by car from La Romana to Las Terrenas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Las Terrenas

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 28 — 30:
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Beach
Playa Bonita
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Horseback Riding Tour
Horseback Riding Tours
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