Pico Bonito National Park, La Ceiba

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Pico Bonito National Park is a national park in Honduras. It was established on January 1,1987 and covers an area of 564.30 square kilometres. It has an altitude of between 60 and 2,480 metres.DescriptionPico Bonito National Park is located on the northern area of Honduras, in the mountain range called Cordillera Nombre de Dios, Pico Bonito is a mountain located in the municipality of El Porvenir, near the coastal city of La Ceiba in Honduras. It is part of the Mesoamerican Biological Corridor.It has a surface area of 1,073 square kilometres including its buffer zone - i.e. approximately 20 x 20 miles or 30 x 35 km.The management of this protected space is the responsibility of the Pico Bonito National Park Foundation (FUPNAPIB), a non-profit non-governmental organization, which was formed as a legal entity in 1993, by the law 192-93 of the National Congress. Currently there exists an agreement for the co-management between the State Forest Administration (AFE-COHDEFOR) and FUPNAPIB which formalises the actions of the latter organisation.The Pico Bonito National Park Foundation (FUPNAPIB) has programs in forest protection, the integrated management of resources, environmental education and gender equality. In partnership with the EcoLogic Development Fund and the World Bank’s BioCarbon Fund, FUPNAPIB launched a carbon capture and storage project in 2005. The project aims to mitigate the negative effects of climate change through providing local communities with training and employment opportunities in reforestation and agroforestry.
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  • Walk to keep taking the extres. Meet new places. Nature. Fun trails. And renew our strength.
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  • Me loved, me went single take a bus from the terminal San Jose and me lower in the naranjo in the booth of information tourist there pay for enter to them trails e did the tour until get to the waterfall was very relaxing and exciting be amid the forest, super recommended
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  • He forest of peak nice possesses great altitude and that allows an ecosystem very varied, can enjoy of the walk, the hiking and for them adventurous, rafting, there are kayak and canoes, enjoy of the river Cangrejal and its environment.
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  • Its so natural, neat and they have a great costumer service, delicious food and comfortable rooms.
  • One of the most amazing national parks in Honduras hosting more than 400 species of birds!
  • I love this place but, i have a place across the river so...
  • Pristine beauty
  • Never been but lwonder what the birds are like ?

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