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Hacienda Baru, Dominical
(4.6/5 based on 240+ reviews on the web)
Immerse yourself in the pristine natural habitat of the Costa Rican coastline, where Hacienda Baru provides an enriching experience, teaching you about the tropical ecosystem while having fun at the same time. The sanctuary features a diverse selection of habitats from wetlands to secondary and primary rainforests. Walk and hike along several kilometres of forest trails and three kilometres of pristine beach. There are many different themed tours available including a butterfly garden, mangrove walk, bird watching, tree climbing and even zip lining. Stay overnight in one of the lodges, and dine at their in house restaurant. Put Hacienda Baru and other Dominical attractions into our Dominical trip itinerary maker, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • We went twice during our stay in Dominical and had a great time. We walked the jungle path almost to the road (rainy season had the rest washed out) and we saw raccoon, coati, tamandua, sloths, capuch...  more »
  • Very inexpensive ($8 P.p..) compared to the surrounding national parks. Offers several trails varying in length, which lead to the sea, through the primary and secondary forest or two its. There is also a small Vogelbeobachtungsplatform in the dense forest. We have seen many mammals and birds despite street close to the part of the. More than in some national parks. And we encountered no other visitors which was only extremely rarely the case in most national parks!
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  • It is hard for me to write this review, as I have visited for 20 years and took my entire wedding party here 8 years ago. On a good note, the property is beautiful and the guides are knowledgeable. Th...  more »