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Hacienda Baru

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West from Highway 34 | South of Gas Station, 3 km north of Dominical, Dominical, Costa Rica
+506 2787 0003
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Night in the Jungle with 2 hour hike

In September, 2017 we did the hike in the jungle to an overnight stay. We did it with a group of 6... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carly D
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Calgary, Canada
Saw Lots of Animals!

We went on the 2 hour morning wildlife guided tour starting at 6 am. The tour was mainly just... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2017
Janet A
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Ridgeland, Mississippi
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Hacienda Baru Ecotours offers customers guided tours in the National Wildlife Refuge Hacienda Baru. To discover the nature of the topical forest Hacienda Baru offers different tours such as a fantastic zip-line tour called "The flight of the toucan", a tree climb on a 35 meter high tree, mangrove walk, rainforest experience, nocturnal hike and night in the jungle. Also available are different Birdwatching tours. Seven kilometers of walking trails and three kilometers of pristine beach are here to be explored as well as our orchid garden and butterfly garden.
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West from Highway 34 | South of Gas Station, 3 km north of Dominical, Dominical, Costa Rica
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+506 2787 0003
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Reviewed 1 week ago

In September, 2017 we did the hike in the jungle to an overnight stay. We did it with a group of 6 adults and my 14 month old baby. It was an awesome experience! We packed our baby in the carrier and she did great....More

Thank Carly D
hdabaru, Propietario at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Carly D, Thank you for your review, I really enjoyed reading how much you, your family and your baby enjoyed your Night In The Jungle. I was reasonably sure that you would have a wonderful experience and have fun with your baby because my...More

Reviewed 1 September 2017

We went on the 2 hour morning wildlife guided tour starting at 6 am. The tour was mainly just walking around the grounds - no hiking, so it would be good for people who don't want anything strenuous. Even though the tour was in a...More

Thank Janet A
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Janet A, WOW, it sounds like you had a great morning with your Naturalist Guide while walking the lowland trails close to the lodge. You said that you wished that you had opted for a longer tour and we find that many of our...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

This is a really nice place to go for a walk in the jungle, if you're in Dominical definetly consider going to Hacienda Baru.More

Thank Frida C
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Frida C, We are all about hiking, birdwatching and exploring the jungle. At Hacienda Baru we have guided tours with professional Naturalist Guides, they will lead you on our rainforest trails or on your Flight of the Toucan Zip Line. Thank you so much...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Bilingual staff was friendly and helpful. There was a very nice outdoor pool which was very warm. The cabin was clean and spacious. It is truly a cabin, not a hotel room. Don't expect luxury. My favorite thing about Hacienda Baru was the tours. Guided...More

Thank pmall0zzi
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We took our 7 yr old daughter and none of us had ever been zip lining before. Just Carlos and Pedro we're our tour guides and they were awesome! They took the time to educate us about the history of the area, they brought a...More

Thank Jennkjames
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great time doing the zip line here. Brought my 7 y/o daughter who had a blast as well. Guides were terrific, even brought a spotting scope for the walk to the zip line and got great photos of a sloth with it....More

Thank Tim L
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We took our 8 year old for zip lining and had so much fun. The two guys that did our tour were phenomenal...so much fun and so informative. We highly recommend using this company.

Thank jeanninerm
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Definitely reserve a tour with a guide: they'll point out things even a good observer would just pass by. All the guides we have used will teach you a lot about rain forest ecology. We did a lowland tour and learned about the process of...More

Thank bfandbf
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Our lodge was simply furnished but spacious and comfortable. The lovely grounds are well-manicured and teeming with wildlife, from iguanas to agouti roaming around to all sorts of different birds. I'd recommend doing both a birdwatching tour which was excellent and very informative as well...More

Thank Josiemarie1981
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

The zip line was a great and thrilling experience. Deiber (our tour guide) made our visit very informative and interesting about the eco-system as well. I would recommend this outing to anyone and especially to families with children.

Thank celinebene
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