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 68.9 (High)
    • Water Pollution 71.34 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 65.12 (High)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 79.07 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 61.05 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 74.4 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 59.88 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 47.62 (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 60.51 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 71.31 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 79.26 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 91.09 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 68.75 (High)
    • Attacks 59.77 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 65.12 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 39.2 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 17.33 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.26 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.3 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 74.43 (High)
  • Quality of Life Index of San Cristobal is 82.16 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 31.67 (Low)
    • Climate Index 67.82 (High)
    • Pollution Index 78.14 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 37.67 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 46.12 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 50.86 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 12.68 (High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 28.99 (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 6.02 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 51.86 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 88.34 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 54.97 USD

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

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