Parque Independencia, Santo Domingo

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Visit Parque Independencia to learn about the history of the Dominican Republic and the island's struggle for independence. Surrounded by busy streets, this park offers a peaceful ambiance and serves as an ideal spot to catch a breather from sightseeing. Within the tranquil park you will find Altar de la Patria, which holds the remains of the country's three founding fathers. Plan your Parque Independencia visit and explore what else you can see and do in Santo Domingo using our Santo Domingo road trip tool .
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  • Parque Independencia is the place of the National Monuments Honoring the Founding Fathers of Dominican Republic, is a Historic and very important for the Dominican People  more »
  • A portrait of the Dominican Republican history. This mausoleum of the parents of the homeland and statues of the heroes of independence and this also gate of the count ancient city gate.
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  • The altar of the homeland, in the rest the rest of the parents of the homeland, Juan Pablo Duarte and ten, Ramon Matias nicks and Francisco De el Rosario Sánchez, great historical place.
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  • Nice location and worth visiting. Don't know very much about it, but it was open and clean. Was asked for some money after having a photo taken of me up stairs bear a mutual. I don't pay and just walked away
  • It's a great place to visit you can do whatever you need pretty fast
  • You can find a good spot to relax an learn about our history. The rests of our patriots are in here.
  • Nice, huge park with many playground, basketball and football fields. It s a good walk in there.
  • Very pretty area, there will be men that want to sell you a tour of the city.

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Competition keeps prices in Santo Domingo competitive, with an excellent selection of accommodations catering to guests of all tastes and budgets. Zona Colonial offers by far the best choices, with a smorgasbord of hostels and bed and breakfasts lining the capital's well-preserved central streets. From there, you'll enjoy easy access to the best attractions in Santo Domingo, as well as the beach and the river. Look southwest along Avenida George Washington to stay at a higher-end hotel with views over the water.
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