Angostura Destination Guide
Explore Angostura in Dominican Republic.
Angostura in the region of Puerto Plata is a place in Dominican Republic - some 106 mi (or 171 km) North-West of Santo Domingo, the country's capital city.
Current time in Angostura is now 08:28 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "America / Santo Domingo" with an UTC offset of -4 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Villa Isabela, Santo Domingo, Santiago de los Caballeros, San Pedro de Macorís, San Francisco de Macorís or Cap-Haïtien. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Vuelta Larga, Saballo, Rincon Caliente, Morillo, Martin Alonzo and Guananico. We saw some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.
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Mountain bike trip north of Puerto Plata in the hills away the tourist area. The real Dominican country side of the north coast
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Interesting facts about this location
Guananico is a town in the Dominican Republic, situated in the Puerto Plata Province. It has an area of 58.02 square kilometers and a population of 8,954 of which 3,025 live in the urban part and 5,929 in the rural part. It is the youngest, smallest, and of the smallest population of the eight cities in the province of Puerto Plata.
Located at 19.77, -70.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Esperanza Airport or Peñuela Airport is located in Esperanza, a municipality of the Valverde province in the Dominican Republic. It is mostly used for private aviation, and in cases for some charters from cities within the country.
La Isabela in the Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic is considered the first formal European settlement in the New World. It was founded by Christopher Columbus during his second voyage in 1493 and named after Queen Isabella I of Castile. This was after discovering that the fort of La Navidad, which he had constructed during his first trip, had been totally destroyed by the native Taino people. The settlement was established to search for precious metals.
This article is about the city in the Dominican Republic. For the dry lake in Mexico, see Laguna Salada (Mexico).
The Cordillera Septentrional runs parallel to the north coast of the Dominican Republic, with extensions to the northwest, the Tortuga island, and to the southeast, the Samaná Peninsula where it becomes the Sierra de Samaná. Its highest mountain is Diego de Ocampo, close to Santiago de los Caballeros, with 1,250 metres . There are several small plains between this range and the Atlantic Ocean. Rivers are short and most of them flow to the north.
Located at 19.77, -70.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 16 mi away.
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