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We got into the port at La Romana and there was a bus going to downtown for $5 per person or the bus going to Altos de Chavon for $8. We were told downtown was "the place" to go... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Debbie C
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got into the port at La Romana and there was a bus going to downtown for $5 per person or the bus going to Altos de Chavon for $8. We were told downtown was "the place" to go, but don't do it!! Take the bus to Altos de Chavon. It was amazing!! They say it's a replica of a... More 

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Portage, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Replica of Mediterranean village. Hard walking on cobble stones majority of building closed as they are actually restaurants.

Thank jkeagle3
Wichita, Kansas, United States
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115 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This is a little village dedicated to the arts that is in a unique location on a hillside overlooking the Chavon River. It's a beautiful spot to walk around it and view the Fore Dye Golf Course as well as the river valley.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

An incredible Medieval Village with wonderful restaurants, shops and unbeatable views. You can visit the Larimar and Amber Museum and purchase inexpensive beautiful Jewelry.

Thank Marta G
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

A really nice place for a fewminutes stop . Great panoramic view but with nothing else to do there. Recomended for a 1 hour stop for the view and take photos.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The entire village is beautiful but barren. For me, the ghost town quality was a bit creepy. As a traveler I want to see the locals, mingle with them, soak in their energy. This place is pretty but it's just a shell.

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Bauru, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

A place to visit with a company. It has many buildings and amphitheatre made of rocks. The river belvedere is fantastic.

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New Providence, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

beautiful constructed romantic village. great place to take photo. Chavon river is close by. great place to visit

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

When we heard it was a rebuilt village we assumed a poorly done tourist trap, but was pleasantly surprised. It was built very well with a great view of the river and lots of different buildings to see. In order to see all I would recommend you spend half a day touring this site as then you could have lunch... More 

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Reviewed 6 February 2017

It was an interesting experience while we wore in our caraibe cruise. I wasn't expecting to find a rebuilt italian village. You should visit.

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