Attractions in the Area Around Rancho Baiguate

1 | Santo Cerro

A place of legend in the Dominican Republic, Santo Cerro is said to be the site of an apparition of the Virgin Mary. According to the story, Christopher Columbus was leading an army against the native Taino.

Head 12.3 miles (19.8 km) to the north-northeast from Rancho Baiguate to get to this historical site, which is located on North of La Vega.

2 | La Vega Hard Body Fitness

3 | La Plazoleta

Interested visitors can find this park near the middle of La Vega, one and a quarter miles (two kilometers) west of La Vega Hard Body Fitness.

4 | Parque Padre Fantino

This park is in the heart of La Vega, just 0.5 miles (0.8 km) east of La Plazoleta.

5 | Gimnasio Karam

6 | Parque De Las Palmas

Situated in the heart of La Vega, this park is only 0.6 miles (1.0 km) east of Gimnasio Karam.

7 | Fortaleza La Concepcion

This small fort was built by Christopher Columbus in 1494, helping lay the foundations for the early Spanish (and eventually European) colonization of the New World, becoming one of the largest European cities in the Western Hemisphere. Unfortunately for it, the entire town was destroyed by an earthquake in 1562.

Travel a half mile (a half kilometer) to the southeast from Parque De Las Palmas to get to this historical site, which is situated on Avenida Garcia.

8 | Eco-touristic Cluster Jarabacoa

This nature tourism service is located approximately a mile and a half (approximately two and a half kilometers) west-northwest of Rancho Baiguate, and is at 45-B Calle Independencia.

9 | Parque Central Jarabacoa

This park is approximately a mile and a half (approximately two and a half kilometers) south of Eco-touristic Cluster Jarabacoa.

10 | Parque Japones

This park is in the heart of Jarabacoa, just 0.4 miles (0.7 km) southeast of Parque Central Jarabacoa.

11 | Rancho Jarabacoa

Rancho Jarabacoa has been pioneering mountain tourism in Jarabacoa since 1993. Their main goal is to provide their customers with quality, clear, safe and hospitable service and they strive to satisfy customer's desires and needs.

Found in the eastern part of Jarabacoa, this excursions and sightseeing service is located a half mile (three quarters of a kilometer) to the northeast of Rancho Baiguate.

12 | Jarabacoa Club

The fairways are straight, but they are lined intimidatingly by tall trees and thick patches of underbrush. Greens are not very well fortified by bunkers, but what the course lacks in challenges, it makes up for in scenic surroundings.

Visitors can find this golf course within driving distance from Jarabacoa, just 0.9 miles (1.4 km) northeast of Rancho Jarabacoa.

13 | Rancho Baiguate

With a range of various excursions, Rancho Baiguate has opportunities for every adventurer to fulfill their needs.

This excursions and sightseeing service is situated less than a hundred yards (less than a hundred meters) from Rancho Baiguate, and is on La Trinchera.

14 | 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.

Situated within easy traveling distance of Jarabacoa, this waterfall is located a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) south of Rancho Baiguate.

15 | Salto Jimenoa Uno

This icy waterfall is a unique waterfall in that literally shoots out from the rocks. It is an odd sight to see, and being so close to a larger city, it is an easy side trip that should not be passed up.

Situated within easy traveling distance from Jarabacoa, this waterfall is located two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Rancho Baiguate.

The above map spotlights 15 nearby attractions guests will find within 12 and a half miles (20 kilometers) of Rancho Baiguate. Many of the options are situated in and around La Vega, which guests can find 9.6 miles (15.4 km) northeast of the accommodation. For a more comprehensive view of the region, or to learn about the places shown, interact with the map by using your mouse. Map numbers shown on the pins above match the numbers found in the chart that follows.

Attractions Near Rancho Baiguate
Map No. Type Attraction Name Distance from Lodging
1 Historical Site Santo Cerro 12.3 mi. (19.8 km)
2 Fitness Centers and Instructors La Vega Hard Body Fitness 10.3 mi. (16.6 km)
3 Park La Plazoleta 9.5 mi. (15.2 km)
4 Park Parque Padre Fantino 9.7 mi. (15.5 km)
5 Fitness Centers and Instructors Gimnasio Karam 9.4 mi. (15.1 km)
6 Park Parque De Las Palmas 9.7 mi. (15.5 km)
7 Historical Site Fortaleza La Concepcion 9.7 mi. (15.6 km)
8 Nature Tourism Service Eco-touristic Cluster Jarabacoa 1.6 mi. (2.6 km)
9 Park Parque Central Jarabacoa 1.5 mi. (2.5 km)
10 Park Parque Japones 1.3 mi. (2.0 km)
11 Excursions and Sightseeing Service Rancho Jarabacoa 0.4 mi. (0.6 km)
12 Golf Course Jarabacoa Club 1.3 mi. (2.0 km)
13 Excursions and Sightseeing Service Rancho Baiguate 0.0 mi. (0.0 km)
14 Waterfall El Salto de Baiguate 1.6 mi. (2.5 km)
15 Waterfall Salto Jimenoa Uno 2.0 mi. (3.3 km)

 

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