Santiago de los Caballeros travel guide

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You're Going to Love Santiago de los Caballeros

With a population of 1.20 million, Santiago de los Caballeros is the largest city in Santiago, Dominican Republic by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 3 days in order to fully appreciate everything Santiago de los Caballeros has to offer.

Activities & attractions in Santiago de los Caballeros

When to visit Santiago de los Caballeros

Santiago de los Caballeros in February
Estimated hotel price
$52
1 night at 3-star hotel
Santiago de los Caballeros in February
Estimated hotel price
$52
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Santiago de los Caballeros in June, when the average temperature is 80.6 °F, and the highest can go up to 89.6 °F. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 64.4 °F, with an average temperature of 73.4 °F. You’re likely to see more rain in December, when precipitation is around 11.6″. In contrast, July is usually the driest month of the year in Santiago de los Caballeros, with an average rainfall of 3″.

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How to Get to Santiago de los Caballeros

Plane

When flying to Santiago de los Caballeros, you’ll arrive at Santiago de los Caballeros (STI), which is located 7 miles from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to Santiago de los Caballeros include JetBlue, Delta and KLM. The shortest flight to Santiago de los Caballeros from the United States departs from Orlando and takes around 2h 18m.

Car

Another option to get to Santiago de los Caballeros is to pick up a car rental from Santo Domingo, which is about 83 miles from Santiago de los Caballeros. You’ll find branches of Zezgo and America Car Rental, among others, in Santo Domingo.

Plane

When flying to Santiago de los Caballeros, you’ll arrive at Santiago de los Caballeros (STI), which is located 7 miles from the city center. Airlines that fly from the United States to Santiago de los Caballeros include JetBlue, Delta and KLM. The shortest flight to Santiago de los Caballeros from the United States departs from Orlando and takes around 2h 18m.

Car

Another option to get to Santiago de los Caballeros is to pick up a car rental from Santo Domingo, which is about 83 miles from Santiago de los Caballeros. You’ll find branches of Zezgo and America Car Rental, among others, in Santo Domingo.

Airports near Santiago de los Caballeros

Airlines serving Santiago de los Caballeros

Lufthansa
Good (4,556 reviews)
KLM
Good (842 reviews)
SWISS
Good (905 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,346 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,570 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,271 reviews)
Air France
Good (966 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,535 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,897 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,472 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (5,613 reviews)
Finnair
Good (878 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (825 reviews)
JetBlue
Good (1,635 reviews)
Spirit Airlines
Good (4,496 reviews)
Frontier
Okay (1,332 reviews)
Air Europa
Good (319 reviews)
Avianca
Good (1,312 reviews)
Aeromexico
Good (818 reviews)
Copa Airlines
Good (773 reviews)
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Where to stay in Santiago de los Caballeros

Average rates range from around $70 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $61 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Santiago de los Caballeros

Most booked hotels in Santiago de los Caballeros

Hodelpa Gran Almirante
4 stars
Excellent (8.9, 488 reviews)
$160+
Hodelpa Garden Court
4 stars
Excellent (8.8, 942 reviews)
$125+
Hotel Casa Jum
3 stars
Excellent (8.4, 177 reviews)
$42+
Hodelpa Centro Plaza
3 stars
Excellent (8.3, 1236 reviews)
$93+
Platino Hotel & Casino
3 stars
Good (7.8, 1066 reviews)
$68+
Palmetto Hotel
3 stars
Good (7.7, 836 reviews)
$43+

Renting a car in Santiago de los Caballeros

Renting a car in Santiago de los Caballeros costs $45 per day, on average, or $134 if you want to rent if for 3 days. Alamo, Hertz and Budget are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to rent a car in Santiago de los Caballeros is the Europcar branch at Aeropuerto Intl Del Cibao, which is 7 miles from the city center.

Expect to pay $4.92 per gallon in Santiago de los Caballeros (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $59.05 and $78.74. The most frequently booked car type in Santiago de los Caballeros is Intermediate (Kia Sportage or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy rental cars (Kia Pegas or similar) are, on average, 66% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.

Renting a car in Santiago de los Caballeros costs $45 per day, on average, or $134 if you want to rent if for 3 days. Alamo, Hertz and Budget are the agencies with the best reviews in the city. The most popular location to rent a car in Santiago de los Caballeros is the Europcar branch at Aeropuerto Intl Del Cibao, which is 7 miles from the city center.

Expect to pay $4.92 per gallon in Santiago de los Caballeros (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between $59.05 and $78.74. The most frequently booked car type in Santiago de los Caballeros is Intermediate (Kia Sportage or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Economy rental cars (Kia Pegas or similar) are, on average, 66% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.