San Cristobal Tourism

San Cristóbal is a municipality (municipio) and the capital of the San Cristóbal province in the Dominican Republic. Within the municipality there is one municipal district (distrito municipal): Hato Damas.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for San Cristobal in Dominican Republic. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore San Cristobal like a local. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

  • Know the pollution level of San Cristobal before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 69.05 (High)
    • Water Pollution 70.24 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 64.77 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 78.98 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 60.8 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 74.42 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 60.8 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 48.26 (Moderate)
  • How safe is San Cristobal for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in San Cristobal.

    • Burglary and Theft 60.06 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 71.26 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 79.31 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 90.99 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 58.62 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 68.68 (High)
    • Attacks 59.3 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 64.12 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 38.51 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 15.8 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.35 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.87 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 74.42 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of San Cristobal is 81.84 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 31.71 (Low)
    • Climate Index 67.82 (High)
    • Pollution Index 78.17 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.67 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 45.22 (Very Low)
    • Health Care Index 51.79 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 13.14 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 28.14 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in San Cristobal

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.19 USD
    • International Movie per seat 5.95 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 50.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 84.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 53.35 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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