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Sapoten Destination Guide

Discover Sapoten in Dominican Republic!

Sapoten in the region of Independencia is a place located in Dominican Republic - some 113 mi (or 182 km) West of Santo Domingo, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Sapoten in Dominican Republic

Local time in Sapoten is now 05:17 AM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "America / Santo Domingo" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, Santa Cruz de Barahona, San Juan de la Maguana, Puerto Plata or Cap-Haïtien. When in this area, you might want to check out Sapoten, Monte de los Negros, Los Pinos, El Aguacate, Casimiro and Bois Codine as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

29°C / 84 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 84 °F
Night Temperature 23°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 68%
Air Pressure 979 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 2 km/h (1 mph) from North
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 44% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Sunday, 24th of September 2017
Light rain, calm, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 23°C (74 °F)
Monday, 25th of September 2017
Moderate rain, calm, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)
Tuesday, 26th of September 2017
Moderate rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 26°C (79 °F)

Videos

Haiti GG visit 2010

04:07 min ( March 12, 2010 by apanetta)
Views: 1,122 - Rating: 5/5

Here are a few scenes from my most recent trip to Haiti -- this one an assignment covering the governor general during her visit there. The first scenes are in Jacmel, in the damaged town square, the ...

Haiti_Jacmel Journals_Holidays in Haiti_...

03:36 min ( January 19, 2008 by jakmelfilmfest)
Views: 928 - Rating: 5/5

A Festival FIlm Jakmel Production © 2008. Andre Laurent photographs the celebration of the christmas season in rural Haiti 2008. To see all of our constantly updated Jacmel Journals visit www.festiva...


Los Cocaos Community Development Project

04:25 min ( April 16, 2008 by FoodForThePoorInc)
Views: 1,577 - Rating: 5/5

This community on the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic was nearly forgotten, until Food For The Poor, the Caring House Project Foundation and De Mi Casa A Tu Casa found it. Look what ha...

Riu Mambo Dominican rep feb 2010 mpg

00:33 min ( March 14, 2010 by mrthei1)
Views: 1,070 - Rating: 5/5

Carnival


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Interesting facts about this location

Rivière Soliette

The Rivière Soliette (in Haiti) or Arroyo Blanco (in the Dominican Republic) is a river in the southwest of the Dominican Republic. On 24 May 2004, it overran its banks resulting in the death of over one thousand individuals, with hundreds more injured and homeless near the city of Jimani.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.32, -71.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 14 mi away.
Tags:Rivers of the Dominican Republic

Lake Enriquillo

Lake Enriquillo is a lake in the Dominican Republic and is the largest lake and lowest point in the Caribbean and the lowest point on any ocean island.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.32, -71.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Biosphere reserves of the Dominican Republic, Endorheic lakes, Lakes of the Dominican Republic, Lowest points, Rift lakes

Jimaní

Jimaní is the capital and the second largest city of the Independencia Province of the Dominican Republic. It serves as one of the two main thoroughfares to Haiti, with a duty free open air marketplace operating on the border with the Haitian town of Malpasse. Half of the town was completely washed away in the flash flood of May 25, 2004, killing many of the citizens during the night. It is still in the process of rebuilding.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.32, -71.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 15 mi away.
Tags:Dominican Republic–Haiti border crossings, Independencia Province, Populated places in the Dominican Republic

Los Ríos, Dominican Republic

Los Ríos, Dominican Republic is a town in the Baoruco province of the Dominican Republic.

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Located at 18.32, -71.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
Tags:Baoruco Province, Populated places in the Dominican Republic

Malpasse

Malpasse is a town in the Croix-des-Bouquets arrondissement, inside the Ouest Department of Haiti. It is located around {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:18|29|20|N|71|53|1|W| | |name= }}. Its border crossing to Jimaní is one of the four chief land crossings to the Dominican Republic.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 18.32, -71.7 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 17 mi away.
Tags:Dominican Republic–Haiti border crossings, Ouest Department, Populated places in Haiti

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