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Chu Chu Colonial

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Address: Calle Isabel La Catolica esq Calle El Conde, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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+1 809-686-2303
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Chu Chu Colonial is a historical touristic train tour, you will discover in...

Chu Chu Colonial is a historical touristic train tour, you will discover in 45 minutes 500 years of History, monuments, churches, parks and colonial houses. Our schedule is from 09:00AM to 05:00PM every day.

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Colonial Zone on the Chu Chu

This is the perfect way to get around the Colonial Zone if you've been walking all day and need a rest, or you have mobility issues, or it's bloody hot out, or you just don't want... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Lakeland, Minnesota

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Lakeland, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the perfect way to get around the Colonial Zone if you've been walking all day and need a rest, or you have mobility issues, or it's bloody hot out, or you just don't want to walk every corner of the Zone. There's a roof above each car to block out the sun. It's open air. During my ride... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

For those that go to Santo Doming for tourism, this is interestin way to see all the historical zone and avoid the heat

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Hop in and enjoy this ride. Nice train to get around the colonial zone. Very recommended. Drive around the key places within this historical zone.

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Santo Domingo, Distrito Nacional, Dominican Republic
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Is a very good option for locals and tourist tha wants to see Must of the colonial city in one ride, the trains takes you around must interesting places in the old town with tour guide explaining every part of the trip.

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Something to do after walking for a while. Very friendly and informative staff a good way to learn about the colonial city when you are short of time.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Stoped by to see when the next train was going and got our tickets was $12 US per person. Train office and train location is at Colon Park and it seems that the run two trains alternating. Trains are open cars with hard seats. Train gave english tape of what's being seen as you go around the Colonial Zone as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

When the sun is super hot. Hopping on the train to visit all must see spot of colonial zone is probably the best way. The cons is that it goes a bit fast so you complete the zone in 45 min

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

we thought this was an excellent way to tour the old town which is super pretty. the highlight was the very friendly staff that knew the recording of the tour from memory and could answer any question about old town with amazing clairity. old town seems pretty empty and some of it seems like its set to become gentrified in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

guide tells you the story of everything quite interesting and the kids loved it although it was very HOT

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Very enjoyable and educational. It is a pre-recorded information message. It tells you about all the buildings and history as you pass it . Wonderful part of the city. Very old.

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