Jaragua National Park, Dominican Republic

Jaragua National Park is a national park of the Dominican Republic. Jaragua National Park is located in Pedernales Province in the extreme southwest of the Dominican Republic. Jaragua National Park has an area of 1374 km², with coordinates from 17"28'N to 17'58'N and 71'16'W to 71"44'W, making it the largest protected area in the Caribbean region.
Jaragua National Park was established by Presidential Decree No. 1315 on August 11, 1983, and was named after a Taíno region. The park is represented by the Hispaniolan dry forests ecoregion. Spanning the southern slopes of the Baoruco Mountain Range from Oviedo to Cabo Rojo, Jaragua National Park includes dry forest, mangroves, and scrub, as well as land and marine habitats. Beata Island, Alto Velo Island, Bahia de las Aguilas and Lago de Oviedo are part of the park.
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  • Went here with my wife and the waterfalls are incredible... long horse ride but a lot of fun and breath taking views!!!! Swam in the bottom and was an incredible experience  more »
  • shorter and longer walks are possible in this area, some of the waterfalls give you the opportunity for a swimm. Certainly something you want to visit when in this part of the country, even worth a de...  more »
  • This place is incredibly amazing, the beach has probably the most clear water I've ever seen and such a white sand that you can't believe it. It has areas for camping and all of these you only have to pay about 3$ dolars!
  • Lot of flamingos in nature cindition 😊
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