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Hacienda Baru Ecotours offer customers guided tours in the National Wildlife Refuge Hacienda Baru. To discover the nature of the topical forest Hacienda Baru offers different tours such as a fantastic zip-line tour called "The flight of the toucan...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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| 3 km north of Dominical, 30 minutes from Manuel Antonio and 20 minutes from Uvita, Dominical 11901, Costa Rica
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+506 2787 0003
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arriving at 7am when the reserve opened, we didn't pass a single person for the three hours we spent walking and at the observation tower - it was perfect for bird and nature spotting, and the paths were easy to follow. Beautiful scenery, and fantastic...More

Thank BrightYellowBeetle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our favorite excursion and perfectly appropriate for our boys age 13, 12, and 9. We had never gone zip lining before so it was a great introduction for beginners yet still very thrilling. The guides were very funny and made us all feel relaxed. We...More

Thank lisaforan
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lisaforan, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are glad you had such a wonderful tour with our guides. zip-lining is always a very special experience and we are proud, that we can offer it to children of the age of 3 as well...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

We took the 6 am two hours bird watching tour and enjoyed it very much. Our guide was amazing, 30 years experience, and he showed us many birds and other creatures. We are not big bird fans but somehow the guide managed to pull us...More

Thank Dandor
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dandor, Thank you for your review here on Trip Advisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your bird tour. Our guides love nature and are always happy to guide you. We hope you will return some day, there are many more trails...More

Reviewed 18 September 2018

We went on a 6AM birding hike, guide was very knowledgeble. It was a fun morning hike seeing lots of bird species.More

Thank Jerry B
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Dear Jerry B, Thank you for your review here on Trip Advisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your tour. All of our tours at Hacienda Barú have a strong focus on ecology, tropical nature, and wildlife viewing. Thank you so much for...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

Hacienda Baru sets the standard for jungle tours and their quality has remained consistently excellent over the 10 years I've been coming to Costa Rica. Their guides are very knowledgeable, personable and attentive to the needs, safety and welfare of all the people on their...More

Thank Cindy G
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2018

Dear Cindy G, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are glad you had such a wonderful tour with Ronald. We are glad to know that they found the earring for your friend. Our guides are always very attentive to the safety of our customers....More

Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Our little family of three spent a lovely and action packed day here. We started our guided tour at 8 and were very happy with the knowledge and ability of our guide. We learned about local plants, saw many lizards, sloths, peccaries, acoaties, monkeys, all...More

Thank Kara H
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Dear Kara H, Thank you for sharing your experience. We are glad you had such a wonderful tour with us. zip-lining is always a very special experience and we are proud, that we can offer it to children of the age of 3 as well...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018

Juan Carlos, you made the jungle come alive to us-not just pictures, but stories and musings sharing the jungle's life's lessons with my young adult children and myself too. Later, as the zip-line guide, you took great care of my family and showed us the...More

1  Thank Bonnie J
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear Bonnie J, Thank you for your review here on Trip Advisor. Happy to know that you had a fun time Zip line with us and that the guides did a good job. Thank you for choosing us! Thank you, Silvia Pereira

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area and do not want to drive far to see the monkeys and the wildlife in the Oda peninsula , this is your place . The staff is friendly and we saw monkeys, sloths and other wild animals . Bring...More

Thank Itejada
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear Itejada, Thank you for your review here on Trip Advisor. We are glad to hear that you were able to see a lot of wildlife on our trails Please do come and see us again, Thank you, Silvia Pereira

Reviewed 1 August 2018

Close to Dominical you find this Wildlife refuge. The range of tropical habitats that may be observed here include pristine beaches, riverbanks, mangrove, primary and secondary forests and animals like sloths and white faced monkeys. We walked the trails by ourselves. We went also to...More

Thank NoeB1
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear NoeB1, Thank you for taking the time to write your feedback here on Trip Advisor. We are glad to hear that you were able to see a lot of wildlife. We hope you had a great time, and we hope to see you again....More

Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

The guided tour through the jungle to zip lines was incredibly informative and interesting. Our two guides were funny and extremely knowledgeable. We got to see an ant eater in a tree as well as learn about the plants we were saying. Although it is...More

Thank mrsrodrigues2010
hdabaru, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hacienda Baru, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Dear mrsrodrigues2010, Thank you very much for the excellent review and the very nice words! We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your zip line tour here in Hacienda Barú. zip-lining is always a very special experience and we are proud, that we...More

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