Horse ranching: Ranching is popular in Jarabacoa and some of the best horses in the country are bred and kept there. The pound owners gather frequently for trail rides. If you happen to be there during Easter, see them during the annual Rancho Baguettes horse rally or for the festival de las Flores parade in June.
River rafting and tubing: if you are looking for an increase in adrenaline flows, this will definitely meet your expectations. These waters are cool all year round and tourists need to wear the wetsuits and helmets that are provided. Local operators also provide, to the less daring ones, oversized inner tubes for tubing. It is a ride to the tamer waters of the river.
Pico Duarte: This highest mountain of the Caribbean is reachable in 3-4 days excursions depending on the route chosent. All routes guarantee amazing views of tropical,pine,mountain broadleaf and cloud forests.