Espigón Cigars

Puerto Plata

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Espigón Cigars

If you are looking for exquisite Dominican souvenirs, this is the place to go. Founded in 1917, Espigón is claimed to be one of the island’s premium cigar factories. Apart from that, they sell local rum as well as organic honey, chocolate and coffee. You can also book a tour of the factory.


While visiting Puerto Plata the best way to find great shopping is to head off of resort property. Numerous bazaar-like hubs are scattered about the city. If you’re feeling adventurous, just take a stroll, bargains are never far off; remember to haggle to get the best deals.