El Salto de Baiguate

El Salto de Baiguate is the perfect waterfall for families. It is close to many attractions and is quite easy to get to, as well as offering a wide range of activities that can keep different ages entertained.

While not a uniquely large water fall at a couple dozen feet high, El Salto de Baiguate has a very large pool that is great for swimming and wading. In addition, the softer, plant-less rocks surrounding the falls make it great for rock climbing and jumping into the pool from. Additionally, the occasional large boulder is a perfect place to lay out in the sun, as the lack of dense forest means that a lot of sun falls onto this little waterfall paradise.


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This is a very easy waterfall to get to. While in Jarabacao taking Avenue Pedregal out of town, once you past the cemetery, the third right is Calle Baiguate and will take you to a parking lot at the waterfall.

El Salto de Baiguate is located in the Western side of the Dominican Republic, in the Dominican Republic; it's two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the southeast of Jarabacoa.

Nearby Restaurants

Of course, one of the most enjoyable possibilities while spending some time exploring the area is having fare at a restaurant within traveling distance of the waterfall. Aroma de la Montana, which serves Latin American food, is also the most convenient dining option from the waterfall. The dining establishment is a short distance off, but far-off enough that you may want to make arrangements for having a method of transport to get there. Also nearby, you and your companions will find restaurants including Puchos Food Mofongo Mocano and Bellarminio Ramírez y Hijos where you and your party should be sure to test out American cuisine and enjoy the culture of the Dominican Republic.

Nearby Attractions

Visitors that like waterfalls, and are interested in visiting others, should consider seeing Salto Jimenoa Uno and Salto Jimenoa Dos; the first of which is one and a quarter miles to the east of El Salto de Baiguate. Additional nearby attractions include Parque Japones, which is two miles away Jarabacoa. You might want to also think about visiting Parque Central Jarabacoa, which is another attraction close by.

The waterfall is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following table includes other attractions close-by.

Attractions Near El Salto de Baiguate
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Parque Japones -- 2.1 mi. (0.4 km) NW Jarabacoa --
Parque Central Jarabacoa -- 2.6 mi. (0.2 km) NW Jarabacoa --
Ebano Verde Science Reserve -- 8.0 mi. (15.4 km) SE 9.6 mi. West-Northwest of Bonao Hispaniola
Antiguo Cine La Progrecista Other Activities/Excursions 10.6 mi. (1.0 km) NE La Vega --

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