Dominican Republic
in Caribbean
North America

National active POI Bordering countries
Country Quickfacts
Currency and Currency Code:
Peso - DOP
Spoken languages:
Local electricity:
120 V - 60 Hz (plugs: A, B, C)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
850 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 1900 MHz, 3G, 4G
ISO 2-Letter code:
Internet top level domain:
Country phone prefix:
+1-809 and +1-82
Local Time (capital):
UTC/GMT offset: hours

Map of Dominican Unesco Heritage Sites

Click any of the markers above to learn more about the corresponding heritage site and learn more about Dominican Republic in North America. The list below is ordered by name. The oldest site is Colonial City of Santo Domingo. On the list since 1990.

Name Since
Colonial City of Santo Domingo
After Christopher Columbus's arrival on the island in 1492, Santo Domingo became the site of the first cathedral, hospital, customs house and university in the Americas. This colonial town, founded in...