El Peñón
in El Peñón of Provincia de Barahona, Dominican Republic

Noteable things around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
18.296 and -71.184 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 18° 17' 47" and W -71° 11' 2"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - DOP
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 09:26 AM (Tuesday)
Timezone: America/Santo_Domingo
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:32 am and 6:45 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-21.882 and 114.132 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
North West Cape
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Explore El Peñón

El Peñón in El Peñón (Provincia de Barahona) with it's 4,088 inhabitants is located in Dominican Republic about 80 mi (or 128 km) west of Santo Domingo, the country's capital.

Local time in El Peñón is now 09:26 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named America / Santo Domingo with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 9 airports in the wider vicinity of El Peñón, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Dominican Republic is Maria Montez International Airport in a distance of 5 mi (or 8 km), South-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There is one Unesco world heritage site nearby. The closest heritage site is National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers in Haiti at a distance of 96 mi (or 154 km). If you need a place to sleep, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Depending on your travel schedule, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Fundacion, Santa Cruz de Barahona, Neiba, Azua and San Juan de la Maguana. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 31°C / 87 °F

Morning Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Chance of rainfall 1%
Air Humidity 54%
Air Pressure 1013.3 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 5 km/h (3 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Tuesday, 17th of September 2019

30°C (87 °F)
24°C (75 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 18th of September 2019

30°C (85 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Overcast clouds, gentle breeze.

Thursday, 19th of September 2019

29°C (84 °F)
23°C (74 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Hotel La Perla de Barahona

6,7 mi
Barrio Los Maestros
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed

Videos from this area

These are videos related to the place based on their proximity to this place.

adsidente aeropuerto santa cruz de barahona aumovil de la secretaria de educacion

Published: October 28, 2013
Length: 13:54 min
Rating: 1 of 5
Author: Jose Matos

5 personas avordaban una cameoneta uno fallesio los otros 4 quedaron inlesos.

Barahona, Un Mar de Placer, Bienestar, Lujo y Tranquilidad... 01627 / 01628

Published: July 02, 2013
Length: 58:37 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Antonio Lama

Un Mar de Placer, Bienestar, Lujo y Tranquilidad... Donde la Madre Naturaleza se Confabula con el Ser Humano para ofrecer lo Mejor de lo Mejor..! Con Paradisiaca y Relajante Vista al Mar Caribe!...

Les Twins vs Control Freakz

Published: January 17, 2014
Length: 42:18 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Lorens Feliz


Published: May 13, 2012
Length: 02:30 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: beluche11


martire vicente noble .avi

Published: December 21, 2012
Length: 07:08 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: luis manuel Heredia Perdomo

la mejor fiesta de la 40 un diciembre 24 2010.


Published: August 21, 2014
Length: 46:06 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: manuel matos


capeando el douhg V N

Published: May 09, 2009
Length: 13:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: winbel04

Rap callejero desde Vicente noble para todos el mundo capeando el douhg Vicente noble.

el paso de Isaac por mi pueblo

Published: August 27, 2012
Length: 56:49 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: luz altagracia figuereo pineda

este video muestra cosas que hizo el ciclon Isaac en nuestro pueblo Vicente Noble,como sus calles,sus gentes,sus plantaciones,los tendidos electricos,quedaron despues de Isaac;pero a pesar...

Caricia golpeando un haitiano

Published: June 05, 2009
Length: 48:20 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Enmanuelcespedes

Rafael Ramirez, Cabral Barahona.

Published: October 19, 2012
Length: 20:00 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: yendry9

Este es un mensaje dado por el pastor rafael en cabral barahona republica dominicana en el dia internacional de la biblia, el pastor rafael dió un mensaje solido y le dio toda la gloria al...

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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Port of Barahona

Barahona Port or Port of Barahona is located in Barahona, Dominican Republic.

Located at 18.2142, -71.0881 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ports and harbours of the Dominican Republic, Urban planning in the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo

Tamayo, Dominican Republic

Tamayo, Dominican Republic is a town in the Baoruco province of the Dominican Republic.

Located at 18.395, -71.2019 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baoruco Province, Populated places in the Dominican Republic

This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Peñón, El Peñón