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Also known as Heart City (La Ciudad Corazon), Santiago de los Caballeros is nestled in the Al Cibao Valley. The city’s history can be traced back to the 15th century when it was founded by Christopher Columbus’s brother, Batholomew. It’s the second biggest city in the country and is an industrial hub with plenty of rum, tobacco, and coffee enterprises. Calle del Sol in downtown is the main shopping district lined with bars, hotels, shops and restaurants. Parque Duarte symbolizes the laidback style of Santiago and is a lovely place to feel the vibe of the city. The city has a flurry of monuments and museums. Highlights include - Historic San Luis Fort Museum, San Luis Fortress, House of Arts, Columbus Park, and the Tobacco Museum.

Things to do in Santiago de los Caballeros

Monument to the Heroes of the Restoration

Situated at the entrance to the city, the 70-meter marble Monument to the Heroes of the Restoration was erected on the orders of then dictator of Dominican Republic, Rafael Trujilo. He named it "Trujillo's Monument to Peace". However, post his assassination, it was renamed to honor the individuals who participated in the Independence Restoration War of 1863 and freed the country from Spain. It was designed by Henry Gazon Bonn and located on a hill in the eastern part of the city. The monument houses crystal lamps of Roca, and murals dedicated to Spanish artist Vela Zanetti.

Gran Teatro del Cibao

Inspired by Santo Domingo’s National Theater, the Gran Teatro del Cibao was designed by Dominican Teofilio Carbonell. The white marble building is situated across the Monument to the Heroes of the Restoration. The theatre opened its doors in 1995 and is a major cultural venue in the country . The large marble and mahogany halls host a wide variety of shows of performing arts including international plays, operas, concerts and dance performances. Sala de la Restauracion, the main room, is the city’s largest indoor venue with a capacity of 1,600 people.

Thomas Morel Folk Art Museum

Locally known as Museo Folklorico Don Tomas Morel, Thomas Morel Folk Art Museum is dedicated to artefacts related to Folklore. The collection includes articles from everyday life as well from the colonial era to the 1960s. The highlight is the diverse collection of huge masks from the Carnival. There are a variety of personal objects and curios for visitors to admire.

Best Time to Visit Santiago

The best time to book Santiago flights is between late November & early May. During this time, the weather is pleasant and not much rainfall is expected. Book Newark to Santiago flights in advance to avoid paying more at the last minute.

Newark to Santiago Flight Route Facts

  • When does the earliest flight depart EWR?

    5:00AM - 6:00AM

  • When does the last flight depart STI?

    10:00PM - 11:00PM

  • Which is the busiest month to travel from Newark to Santiago?


  • Which is the least-busy month to travel from EWR to STI?


  • What is the travel distance between Newark and Santiago?

    1,487 Miles

  • What are the top airlines offering flights from EWR to STI?

    United Airlines, JetBlue Airways

  • How many weekly flights operate between EWR and STI?

    There are 170 weekly flights between EWR and STI.

  • How many daily flights fly between Newark and Santiago?

    There are 22 daily flights between EWR and STI

  • Which is the busiest day in terms of passengers flying from EWR to STI?


  • What percentage of Newark to Santiago travelers booked First or Business Class?

    2% of Santiago travelers booked First or Business Class.

  • What percentage of Newark to Santiago travelers traveled with their kids under 14?

    8% traveled with their kids under 14.

  • What percentage of Newark to Santiago travelers were millennials?

    33% of Santiago travelers were millenials.

  • What percentage of Newark to Santiago travelers were female?

    51% of Santiago travelers were female.

  • What percentage of Newark to Santiago travelers were over the age of 60?

    12% of Santiago travelers were over the age of 60.

  • What was the average flight duration of flights from Newark to Santiago?

    3.45 Hours

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