Monte Cristi National Park (Parque Nacional Monte Cristi), Monte Cristi

#42 of 52 in Nature in Dominican Republic
National Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Monte Cristi National Park (Parque National Monte Cristi) is a national park on the Caribbean Island of Hispaniola that extends from the borders of Haiti to Punta Rucia in the Dominican Republic and covers an area of 550 km². It contains coastal lagoons, beaches, mangrove swamps, a 237 m (777 ft) limestone mesa from which can be seen offshore keys and forested slopes of the mesa's northern side.
The area is very dry, receiving just over two inches of rain per year. The huge mesa provides a habitat for an indigenous plant species called sabia montecristini as well as several reptile species. There are no marked paths in the park.
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  • The best hotel in monte cristi a very good hotel. To go in family very quiet good food good attention I recommend it  more »
  • Such a nice surprise to stop by this place after visiting all of the crowded beaches in the region. A small little down town area is so cute with only moped services to commune.  more »
  • Climbed Morrito. Great view, fresh breeze in the afternoon.
  • The best place in Montecristi if you wanna landscape and hike

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