Santiago De Los Caballeros Tourism

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Santiago de los Caballeros or simply Santiago (English: Saint James of the Knights) is the second-largest city in the Dominican Republic, and the fourth-largest city in the Caribbean. It is the capital of the Santiago Province and the major metropolis in the north-central region of the country. Its urban population reaches 550,753 inhabitants, and if rural areas are included its population rises to 691,262. Santiago is located approximately 155 km (96 mi) northwest of Santo Domingo with an average altitude of 178 meters (584 ft). Founded in 1495 during the first wave of European settlement in the New World, the city is the "first Santiago of the Americas". Today the city is one of the Dominican Republic's cultural, political, industrial, and financial centers. Due to its location in the fertile Cibao Valley it has a robust agricultural sector and is a leading exporter of rum, textiles, and cigars. Santiago is known as "La Ciudad Corazón" (the "Heartland City").

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This warm abode of Santiago De Los Caballeros is a delightful place to visit in Dominican Republic. A holiday in Santiago De Los Caballeros can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Santiago De Los Caballeros*

  • Pollution Statistics in Santiago De Los Caballeros

    Know the pollution level of Santiago De Los Caballeros before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 75 (High)
    • Water Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 81.25 (Very High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 62.5 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 87.5 (Very High)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 75 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 41.67 (Moderate)
  • Santiago De Los Caballeros: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Santiago De Los Caballeros for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Santiago De Los Caballeros.

    • Burglary and Theft 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 65 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 65 (High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 85 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 57.5 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 67.5 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 42.5 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 67.5 (High)
  • Living in Santiago De Los Caballeros - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 42.81 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 78.55 (High)
    • Pollution Index 81.18 (Very High)
    • Cost of Living Index 52.27 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 10.06 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 21.43 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Santiago De Los Caballeros

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Santiago De Los Caballeros

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.17 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.57 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 46.28 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 79.27 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.46 USD

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

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