Ebano Verde Science Reserve

Photo Credit: © Alfonso Lomba CC BY

Used for much more than just hiking, the Ebano Verde Science Reserve is the spot of active research by the Dominican Republic to understand the native plants that can be found throughout the nation.

The reserve features over 600 species of plants and flowers, as well as nearly 100 different kinds of birds that all call this reserve home. Hikers who come to the area will be able to explore this population while walking down trails complete with information plaques and signs to help you learn about what you see.


Ebano Verde Science Reserve is located east of Angostura, a village in the Western side of the Dominican Republic; it is to the west-northwest of Bonao.

Nearby Restaurants

After spending some time at the nature preserve you find your stomach stomach growling, there's any easy solution -- you'll discover a wide variety of food offerings in the vicinity. Aroma de la Montana, which offers Latin American meals, is also the closest restaurant to the nature preserve. Also close-by, you'll have options including Vista del Mar and Nova & Son Centro de Llamadas y Internet so you don't need to be picky, since you'll find various dining options.

Nearby Attractions

Other types of nearby attractions include Saltos de Jima, which is within traveling range in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. You might want to also think about visiting Salto Jimenoa Uno, which is another attraction in the area.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. Attractions close-by can be found in the following table.

Attractions Near Ebano Verde Science Reserve
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Saltos de Jima GeoFeature 6.0 mi. (6.1 km) ESE 3.8 mi. Northwest of Bonao Hispaniola
Salto Jimenoa Uno GeoFeature 7.3 mi. (5.4 km) NW 3.3 mi. East-Southeast of Jarabacoa --
El Salto de Baiguate GeoFeature 8.0 mi. (3.9 km) NW 2.4 mi. Southeast of Jarabacoa --
El Homenaje de los Deportes Other Attraction 9.2 mi. (1.5 km) ESE Bonao Hispaniola

More Information


There is no cost of admission for those wanting to visit Ebano Verde Science Reserve.

Location: Highway 12, the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic, Hispaniola


(809) 565-1422


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