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Hacienda Baru, Dominical
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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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  • Its such an abstract feeling seeing lots of animals in the jungle, while hearing cars pass by on the highway close to the trail. We learned to use it to our advantage. When we suspected that an animal...  more »
  • The walk (the one that we did at least) is completely flat, but some parts are wet or muddy (during rainy season), so bring good shoes. We spotted peccaries and agouties on the ground. This usually re...  more »
  • I was here as a chaperone with 9 kids and our tour guide walked us through the grounds. We saw many local birds, animals, spiders and insects. Our kids liked the long lines of leaf cutter ants the mos...  more »