Introduction to Dominican Treasures.

Come and explore the cultural and natural treasures of the Dominican Republic. This video was made by Jerry Bauer, winner of the silver category at the 17th Annual Communicator Awards 2011: Silver Award of Distinction (Online Advertising & Marketing/Video-Tourism). A small sample of the delights of our country.

Villa Pajón receives a Plaque.

Following an evaluation period, a plaque was granted officially certifying them as Dominican Treasures. This is an event that acknowledges the work of each of these dreamers, who believe in alternative and inclusive tourism. This is the award to Villa Pajón, in Constanza.

Dominican Treasures Testimonials.

As of today, these are the 53 establishments located in Samaná, Constanza, Jarabacoa, La Romana, Bayahíbe, Santo Domingo, Barahona, Pedernales, Puerto Plata and Montecristi who have been certified with the Dominican Treasures seal, guaranteeing protection of the environment and biodiversity, promotion of culture and inclusion of the community in the economic machinery of the tourism system.

Witness in this video the testimony of the owners of certified companies, their stories and the changes produced by the Dominican Treasures certification in their business enterprises. People who believed in an idea and whose existence today is the result of hard work and who contribute to the environmental, cultural and gastronomic preservation, among other things, as well as to the sustainable development of the communities. Here are their testimonies.


This document was produced with the support of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) under the terms of the Cooperation Agreement No. AID-517-A-12-00001 implemented by the Association for Challenge Course Technology (CDCT). The content and the views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the opinions of USAID, or the Government of the United States of America.