Pico Bonito National Park, La Ceiba

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#4 of 10 in Outdoors in La Ceiba
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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  • beautiful excursion in the forest, not difficult at all to climb (I'm 47) you can see a lot of bird, and beautiful blue butterfly (morpho) to do, it's worth the trip.
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  • For people who love nature and spend a day outside the city, in a relaxing atmosphere, beautiful and full of adventures, this is the perfect place. It is a charming, magical place without agglomeration of people. I could say many good things, but it is better to live the experience. Unforgettable!
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  • Walk to keep taking the extres. Meet new places. Nature. Fun trails. And renew our strength.
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  • Very nice ... River has some nice rapids worth giving it a try... Went with jungle river tours who did an excellent job
  • Only ent for a 4h hike and saw awesome waterfalls. I recommend it but not jungle eco lodge. I'd go with Omega if I would do it again.
  • I kinda don't want to tell you anything about this place... It sucks, I swear. Don't bother. Leave it all for me, please! (It's phenomenal).
  • Very nice Lodge in the Honduran Jungle.
  • Beautiful!
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