Hidden away in the mountains of the Dominican Republic is the picturesque town of Jarabacoa, which prides itself on having thus far avoided being overrun by the resort tourism industry. Instead, it is eco-tourism which has taken hold here, and top activities involve hiking, birding, mountain biking, horseback riding, and river rafting.
Like to play golf? Jarabacoa isn't quite a golfer's paradise, but there is one golf course to be aware of. The only course in the area is Jarabacoa Club. If you're interested, find more details about golfing throughout Dominican Republic can do so by clicking on this link.
If you are traveling with some folks who enjoy shopping they can "discover" a few of the 6 retail stores in the area. Click on this link to read our guide to shopping in Jarabacoa.
You should plan on spending a day experiencing the sights and culture of Jarabacoa. Tourists who enjoy natural surroundings might enjoy visiting the area's waterfalls and outdoor parks. Those needing to get more details about area sightseeing opportunities can do so here.
Take some time to look through the following table for details on a firm that will help you get the most out of your sightseeing time.
|Nature Tourism Service||(809) 574-6699||0.4 mi. North of Central Jarabacoa|
|Jarabacoa Gold Company||Excursions and Sightseeing Service||(829) 838-4653||Central Jarabacoa|
|Excursions and Sightseeing Service||(809) 574-6890||1.4 mi. East of Central Jarabacoa|
|Excursions and Sightseeing Service||(809) 707-5523||2.2 mi. Northeast of Central Jarabacoa|
Relaxing in a spa might be the highlight of your entire vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to learn the area has one. To visit our full guide to spas, follow this link.
Information concerning one other option is shown in the chart below.
|Flying Tony||Adventure Sports Provider||(809) 848-3479||2.4 mi. South of Central Jarabacoa||the Dominican Republic|
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