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Barahona shopping

Coffee from Polo, larimar from Paraíso, rocking chairs from La Lista, the fruit preserves and typical dolls made by the Coopdeci women’s cooperative in La Ciénaga. Barahona city market for fresh produce, including the famous Barahona plantains. Barahona caters mainly to domestic travel. The FestiCafé held in Polo in June every year is one great […]

barahona enriquillo costal highway

There’s no drive in the country quite like the one that takes you rolling down the Barahona Enriquillo Coastal Highway, on the way out of Barahona town and along the southwestern coast. The Caribbean Sea sparkles turquoise on your left, while the mountains of Barahona tower on your not-so-distant right. Along the way, you’ll pass […]

casa bonita

This short but scenic zipline adventure takes you right over a pristine river as you glide through tropical forests across 10 strategically placed platforms. Located on the grounds of Casa Bonita Tropical Lodge, it is accessible to the general public. The Canopy Tour ends at the onsite Tanama Eco Spa, where spa treatments are an […]

Café Toral

Hop on Café Toral’s coffee trail or Ruta del Café, a comprehensive hour-long tour of this popular coffee plantation located in the mountains of Polo. You will view the factory’s facilities as well as its outdoor plantation and nursery, as you learn about the various stages of coffee production from tree to cup. Call ahead to […]