Attractions in Bonao

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Halfway between the capital of Santo Domingo and the second city of Santiago is the town of Bonao.  Long thought of merely as a stop-over from one of these major destinations to the next, in recent years it has been recognized as an important attraction all its own, with several cultural and historic landmarks and numerous natural spots to explore.  


Assuming you like to explore other places and cultures, you should consider visiting a museum during your vacation.

Casa Museo Tiburcio is a museum towards the middle of Bonao. This unique structure was developed by the artist Bonao Cristhian Tiburcio who had dreams of creating a house where the architecture and every piece of furniture was a piece of artwork. It is certainly a sight to be seen, where everything from the windows to the toilet are unique forms of artistic expression.

The following table enables you to get more details concerning some museums in Bonao.

Museums In Bonao
Name Phone Location
Candido Bido Banoa (809) 525-7707 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Bonao
Casa Museo Tiburcio (809) 304-6510 Central Bonao

Miscellaneous Landmarks

Vacationers may discover some other interesting landmarks in this area.

Miscellaneous Landmarks In Bonao
Name Type Location Island
El Homenaje de los Deportes Monument 0.9 mi. North of Central Bonao Hispaniola


Although most people visiting the area have heard about the beautiful coastline, those aren't the only way to experience the area's natural beauty. The one example is Saltos de Jima. It is located 3.8 mi. Northwest of central Bonao.


Guests can also spend some time in a few parks in and around Bonao.

The parks worth considering are summarized in the table below.

Parks In and Around Bonao
Name Type Location
Parque Juan Pablo Duarte Park Maimon, 8.9 mi. East of Central Bonao
Parque Los Amapolos Park 0.9 mi. North of Central Bonao
Plaza De La Cultura Park 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Bonao

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