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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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  • The hike down is easy, the hike back up is a little more strenuous. The waterfall is beautiful, and the water just cold enough to be refreshing. Be careful on the rocks, we witnessed a lot of falls an...  more »
  • We arrived in the afternoon to hike the Baru Refuge trails on our own. The person on staff in the reception was friendly and helpful. We hiked the Lookout Trail first - enjoyable but steep. If you hav...  more »
  • Attention to go to Sunday beautiful road, easy d ' access. Walk without much interest, not d ' animals and especially a noise of cars in the background (counterpart of the road) the positive: explanations in french and we had the chance to meet a researcher studying the bats
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