La Cruz de Hierro
in Los Alcarrizos of Provincia de Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
18.531 and -70.022 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 18° 31' 52" and W -70° 1' 20"
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - DOP
Spoken languages:
Spanish
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 02:20 PM (Saturday)
Timezone: America/Santo_Domingo
UTC/GMT offset: -4 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
6:22 am and 7:05 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-21.882 and 114.132 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
North West Cape
References
This place on Geonames.org

Delve into La Cruz de Hierro

La Cruz de Hierro in Los Alcarrizos (Provincia de Santo Domingo) is located in Dominican Republic a little north-west of Santo Domingo, the country's capital town.

Current time in La Cruz de Hierro is now 02:20 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named America / Santo Domingo with an UTC offset of -4 hours. We know of 8 airports close to La Cruz de Hierro, of which one is a larger airport. The closest airport in Dominican Republic is La Isabela International Airport in a distance of 4 mi (or 6 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

If you need a hotel, we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Santo Domingo, San Cristobal, Santo Domingo Este, Cambita Garabitos and Guerra. 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: 30°C / 86 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 76 °F
Chance of rainfall 10%
Air Humidity 69%
Air Pressure 1017.7 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 50% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Saturday, 17th of August 2019

30°C (85 °F)
24°C (76 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, clear sky.

Sunday, 18th of August 2019

29°C (85 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.

Monday, 19th of August 2019

31°C (87 °F)
25°C (77 °F)
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Crowne Plaza SANTO DOMINGO

Address
5,5 mi
Ave. George Washington 218,P.O. Box 2890
2890 SANTO DOMINGO
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


JW Marriott Hotel Santo Domingo

Address
7,0 mi
Winston Churchill Avenue No. 93, Ensanche Piantini
10501 Santo Domingo, D.N.
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


RAMADA SANTO DOMINGO PRINCESS

Address
7,3 mi
AVENIDA 27 DE FEBRERO 312
10112 La Arboleda (Naco),Santo Domingo, D.N.
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Dominican Fiesta Hotel & Casino

Address
3,6 mi
Av Anacaona 101, Esquina Cibao Oeste
10210 Fundacion,Santo Domingo, D.N.
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: 13:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Monumental

Address
4,2 mi
Calle el Conde 355, Zona Colonial
10210 Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Micro Hotel Condo Suites

Address
4,5 mi
Av. Republica de colombia No.10
10210 Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: 12:30 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Real Bella Vista

Address
6,8 mi
C/ Dr. Defilló #43, Bella Vista
10111 Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Hotel Delta

Address
7,6 mi
Sarasota AV No 53 B
10111 Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


DEL BONO PARK

Address
3,1 mi
AV. I. DE LA ROSA 1946 OESTE
54000 SAN JUAN
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


InterContinental Hotels REAL SANTO DOMINGO

Address
7,0 mi
Avenida Winston Churchill,Esquina Porfirio Herrera
00000 Santo Domingo
Dominican Republic

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Videos from this area

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

Entering Santo Domingo via autopista 1 in Dominican Republic

Published: May 29, 2009
Length: 04:24 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: aquascot

Entering Santo Domingo in Dominican Republic on our vacation in April 2009 was crossing all country driving from Puerto Plata to Bavaro.


Cessna 150 Santo Domingo

Published: March 25, 2010
Length: 05:56 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Alain Aguayo


CONING IN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

Published: October 05, 2011
Length: 57:53 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: querien3

this chinese dominican guy is the pioneer of dominican coning producing a legendary reaction out of a humble McDonald's employee.


BESTIAL DONKEO DE BILLY LA ESENCIA

Published: March 24, 2014
Length: 11:32 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LosAlcarrizosCity

https://www.facebook.com/LosAlcarrizosCity - Bestial Donkeo de Billy La Esencia en el 9no. Torneo Inter Barrial de Los Alcarrizos.


Mario Peguero en Zipline Park - Chevere Nights 2011

Published: August 10, 2011
Length: 49:20 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: chaitotours

Atrevete a pasar un dia inolvidable junto a mi, Mario Peguero, en Zipline Park el recien inaugurado parque de aventuras extremas a solo 20 minutos de Santo Domingo. El paquete incluye: ...


Los Alcarrizos: Entre Cherchas y Frias

Published: September 21, 2008
Length: 16:19 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: LosAlcarrizos

Cherchando y Bebiendo Cerveza Presidende con los Panas del Barrio.


Angel -b La Furia Lirical dike improvisando jajaja Mira esto!!!

Published: April 06, 2009
Length: 33:35 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: arbl920811

mirenlo ahi.


El Problema de Mirella por Luis Vargas

Published: March 29, 2015
Length: 18:27 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Maiky Nuñez Villa

Luis Vargas (nacido Luis Rafael Valdez Vargas el 23 de mayo de 1961 en Santa María, provincia Montecristi) es un bachatero dominicano. Uno de los cantantes de bachata dominicanos más ...


Torre de Control, Los Alcarrizos

Published: August 16, 2010
Length: 39:54 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: LosAlcarrizos

Torre de Control Drinks Bar & Lounge.


Republica Dominicana: Social US Campaign - Spanish 2012

Published: February 15, 2012
Length: 50:53 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Go Dominican Republic

It's all about being Social not about social media. "Live" to tell about it. To share. http://www.godominicanrepublic.com.


Videos provided by Youtube are under the copyright of their owners.

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.

Estadio Quisqueya

Estadio Quisqueya is a baseball stadium in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. It is often used as a multi-use stadium. The Quisqueya holds about 16,500 people after its renovation. The Dominican League Of Baseball Authority is in charge of its management. It is the only stadium in Dominican Republic to host two different baseball teams, the Licey Tigers (Tigres del Licey) and the Escogido Lions (Leones del Escogido).

Located at 18.4882, -69.9264 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Baseball venues in the Dominican Republic, National stadiums, Venues of the 2003 Pan American Games

Bajos de Haina

Bajos de Haina, also known simply as Haina (usually with the "H" voiced as /h/, instead of being silent, as is the norm in Spanish), is a town and municipality in the San Cristóbal province, of the Dominican Republic.

Located at 18.4167, -70.0333 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
San Cristóbal Province, Municipalities of the Dominican Republic

Teatro Nacional (Santo Domingo)

Teatro Nacional (English: National Theatre) is part of the Plaza de la Cultura (Culture Plaza) complex, located in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. The theatre is the center piece of the complex and is surrounded by several museums and cultural institutions. The complex is located on the Avenida Máximo Gomez, a central artery of the city of Santo Domingo. The theatre was designed by Dominican architect Teófilo Carbonell and it was opened on August 16, 1973.

Located at 18.4706, -69.9108 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Opera houses in the Dominican Republic, Theatres in the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo

Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez

Estadio Olímpico Félix Sánchez is a multi-purpose stadium in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, built in 1974 for the XII Central American & Caribbean Games. It is used mostly for football and track and field and as a music venue. The stadium has a sporting events capacity of 27,000 people, though it has seen crowds of 35,000. For concerts, its stated capacity is 60,000 people. It hosted the Track and Field events and the football tournament at the 2003 Pan American Games.

Located at 18.4805, -69.9187 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Athletics (track and field) venues in the Dominican Republic, Sports venues in the Dominican Republic, Multi-purpose stadiums, Venues of the 2003 Pan American Games, Pan American Games Opening ceremony stadiums

Pomier Caves

The Pomier Caves are a series of 55 caves located north of San Cristobal in the Dominican Republic. They contain the largest collection of 2,000-year-old rock art in the Caribbean primarily by the Taino, but also by the Carib and the Igneri, the pre-Columbian indigenous inhabitants of the Bahamas, Greater Antilles, and some of the Lesser Antilles. These caves have been damaged by the uncontrolled mining of limestone nearby.

Located at 18.4677, -70.135 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Indigenous topics of the Caribbean, Prehistoric art, Caves of the Dominican Republic, Carib people, Taíno, Rock art in North America

Ciudad Colonial (Santo Domingo)

Ciudad Colonial (Spanish for "Colonial City") is the historic central neighborhood of Santo Domingo and the oldest permanent European settlement of the New World. It has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. It is colloquially known as "Zona Colonial" (Colonial Zone). The Ciudad Colonial is located on the west bank of the Ozama River, which bisects the city. It covers less than 5 square kilometers.

Located at 18.473, -69.883 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Dominican Republic, Historic districts, Historic centres, World Heritage Sites in the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo

Puente Juan Bosch

Puente Juan Bosch is a relatively new bridge crossing the Ozama River in the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. It is named after former president Juan Bosch.

Located at 18.4867, -69.8826 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in the Dominican Republic

Dominican Postal Institute

Dominican Postal Institute (Spanish: Instituto Postal Dominicano; INPOSDOM) is the Dominican institution charged with making a more reliable postal service for the Dominican Republic. Apart from postal services, INPOSDOM offers email services for all citizens of the Dominican Republic.

Located at 18.4286, -69.9827 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Communications in the Dominican Republic

Herrera International Airport

Herrera International Airport was located in Santo Domingo. The airport was the hub of most of the Dominican airlines before they closed and opened the La Isabela International Airport, also in Santo Domingo. The airport had connections to Puerto Rico, Cuba, others Caribbean islands. All domestic routes that operated from Herrera are now fly out of La Isabela.

Located at 18.4686, -69.9703 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in the Dominican Republic

Villa Mella

Villa Mella, or San Felipe de Villa Mella, is a municipality in Santo Domingo Norte. Villa Mella is located north of the Isabela River, about 6 miles (or 10 kilometers) to the north of the center of Santo Domingo, and is considered an additional neighborhood of the capital. This sector is considered one of the economically stable areas in the Santo Domingo metropolitan area.

Located at 18.55, -69.9 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Santo Domingo, Santo Domingo Province, Populated places in the Dominican Republic, Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity

Downtown Santo Domingo

Downtown Santo Domingo or better known as Polígono Central (English: Central Polygon) is a term used to group several neighborhoods located in central Santo Domingo, D. N, Dominican Republic defined as the area delineated by John F Kennedy Avenue (also known as DR-1) on the north, on the west by Wiston Churchill avenue, on the east by Maximo Gomez avenue, and on the south by 27 de Febrero avenue (also known as DR-3).

Located at 18.4772, -69.9329 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Dominican Republic, Central business districts

Dr. Rafael Ma. Moscoso National Botanical Garden

Dr. Rafael Ma. Moscoso National Botanical Garden (Jardin Botanico Nacional Dr. Rafael Ma. Moscoso) is a botanical garden in the heart of Santo Domingo. The park was founded in 1976 and was named after Dr. Rafael Ma. Moscoso, a Dominican botanist who cataloged the flora on the island of Hispaniola. The garden's symbol is a "guanito" leaf which is a palm tree found in the garden.

Located at 18.4906, -69.9586 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Santo Domingo, , 1976 establishments in the Dominican Republic

Fortaleza Ozama

The Fortaleza Ozama (in Spanish; Ozama Fortress in English) is a sixteenth-century castle built by the Spanish at the entrance to Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and overlooking the Ozama River. Named after this river, the castle, also referred to as "La Fortaleza" or "The Fortress", is the oldest formal military construction of European origin still standing in America.

Located at 18.4732, -69.8817 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Santo Domingo, Castles in the Dominican Republic, Spanish Colonial architecture in the Dominican Republic, Forts in the Dominican Republic, Buildings and structures completed in 1505

Malecon Center

The Malecon Center is a complex of skyscrapers in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. The complex is divided into four towers: Malecon 1, Malecon 2, Malecon 3 and Hilton Santo Domingo. The three Malecon towers each with a height of 122.4 m are the second tallest buildings in the Dominican Republic. Each Malecon tower has 31 floors and the Hilton Santo Domingo has 21 floors, for a total of 114 floors in the complex. The buildings were designed by the architecture firm Rodríguez Sandoval.

Located at 18.459, -69.9105 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buildings and structures in the Dominican Republic, Buildings and structures completed in 2003, , Skyscrapers between 100 and 149 meters

Alcázar de Colón

The Alcázar de Colón, or Columbus Alcazar, located in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, is the oldest Viceregal residence in America, and forms part of the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo World Heritage Site. The building houses the Museo Alcázar de Diego Colón, whose collection exhibits the Caribbean's most important ensemble of European late medieval and Renaissance works of art, which were acquired in the 1950s.

Located at 18.4775, -69.8828 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Santo Domingo, Columbus family, History of Hispaniola, Spanish West Indies, Spanish Colonial architecture in the Dominican Republic, Museums in the Dominican Republic

Monasterio de San Francisco

Monasterio de San Francisco in Santo Domingo de Guzman, Dominican Republic, is a monastery that was built around 1508, with the arrival of the Franciscan fathers. The ruin is one of most important of the city. It is located in the Zona Colonial of Santo Domingo and has been declared a "heritage Dominican".

Located at 18.4729, -69.8866 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in the Dominican Republic

Cathedral of Santa María la Menor

The Cathedral of Santa María la Menor in the Colonial Zone of Santo Domingo is dedicated to St. Mary of the Incarnation. It is the oldest cathedral in the Americas, begun in 1512 and completed in 1540. The Cathedral once held the title Primate of the Americas, it has since been the only Archdiocese to have held this title. It is located between Calle Arzobispo Merino and Isabel la Católica, next to Columbus Park in the city of Santo Domingo de Guzman.

Located at 18.4728, -69.8839 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Roman Catholic cathedrals in the Caribbean, Churches in the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo, Buildings and structures completed in 1540, Spanish Colonial architecture in the Dominican Republic

Haina Occidental Port

The Haina Occidental Port is located in the Haina River, Haina, Dominican Republic. This harbor is only used for cargo operations incoming from several countries in the Caribbean zone.

Located at 18.4217, -70.0194 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Ports and harbours of the Dominican Republic, Urban planning in the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo

National Palace (Dominican Republic)

The National Palace is a building in Santo Domingo, that houses the offices of the Executive Branch (Presidency and Vice Presidency) of the Dominican Republic. Designed in an eclectic neoclassical style by Italian architect Guido D'Alessandro at the behest of Rafael Trujillo, construction started on February 27, 1944 —Dominican independence centenary—and was inaugurated on August 16, 1944.

Located at 18.4742, -69.8978 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Santo Domingo, Government of the Dominican Republic, Palaces in the Dominican Republic, Neoclassical architecture

Museo Bellapart

The Museo Bellapart is a private art museum in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Its collection includes artwork from the mid-19th century to the 1960s.

Located at 18.482, -69.9253 (Lat. / Lng.), about 7 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Museums in the Dominican Republic, Santo Domingo

Altar de la Patria

El Altar de la Patria, or The Altar of the Homeland, is a white marble mausoleum in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic that houses the remains of the founding fathers of the Dominican Republic: Juan Pablo Duarte, Francisco del Rosario Sánchez, and Ramón Matías Mella, collectively known as Los Trinitarios. Within the mausoleum there are statues of the founding fathers, carved by Italian sculptor Nicholas Arrighini; there is as well an "eternal flame" that is kept lit in memory of the patriots.

Located at 18.4712, -69.8924 (Lat. / Lng.), about 9 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monuments in the Dominican Republic, Buildings and structures completed in 1976, Mausoleums

Puerta del Conde

La Puerta del Conde (The Count's Gate) is the site in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic where Francisco del Rosario Sanchez, one of the Dominican Founding Fathers, proclaimed Dominican independence and raised the first Dominican Flag, on February 27, 1844. The gate is part of a structure called El Baluarte del Conde (The Count's Bulwark), a fort in Ciudad Colonial, the colonial area of Santo Domingo.

Located at 18.4715, -69.8915 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monuments in the Dominican Republic

Estadio Panamericano, San Cristóbal

Estadio Panamericano is a stadium located in San Cristóbal, Dominican Republic. It is currently used mostly for football matches. It is the home stadium of San Cristóbal, a football club which plays in the Dominican Republic First Division. The stadium also hosts some Dominican Republic national football team matches.

Located at 18.42, -70.11 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
San Cristóbal Province, Football venues in the Dominican Republic, Sports venues in the Dominican Republic, Venues of the 2003 Pan American Games

Manoguayabo, Santo Domingo

Manoguayabo is a small suburb of Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic. It is best known as the birthplace of Major League Baseball pitcher Pedro Martínez. Manoguayabo is much like any other Dominican neighborhood, but by American standards is still poor. But, with many contributions made by Pedro Martínez, the town has built churches, schools and a baseball field. Near this suburb is one of the most expensive neighborhoods in the city.

Located at 18.4827, -70.0003 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Santo Domingo, Santo Domingo Province, Populated places in the Dominican Republic

National Pantheon of the Dominican Republic

The National Pantheon was built from 1714-1746 by the Spaniard Geronimo Quezada y Garçon and was originally a Jesuit church. The structure was constructed in the neoclassic-renaissance style. Today the structure stands as a national symbol of the Dominican Republic and serves as the final resting place of the Republic's most honored citizens.

Located at 18.4751, -69.8832 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monuments in the Dominican Republic

This is a wider card with supporting text below as a natural lead-in to additional content. This content is a little bit longer.

21 Aug
2019

Charla: Estrategias Para Impulsar Tu Negocio Con Calidad
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

22 Aug
2019

Charla: Competencias Digitales En El Emprendedor De Hoy
Starting at: 02:30 pm (14:30).
More Information: eventful.com.

23 Aug
2019

Charla: Querida Joven Profesional
Starting at: 02:00 pm (14:00).
More Information: eventful.com.

27 Aug
2019

Charla: Cabello Rizado, ¿Moda O Aceptación?
Starting at: 02:30 pm (14:30).
More Information: eventful.com.

03 Sep
2019

Charla: Proyecta La Imagen Correcta
Starting at: 02:30 pm (14:30).
More Information: eventful.com.