Reserva Natural Miraflor, Esteli

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Nicaragua's natural beauty shines across 206 sq km (80 sq mi) of wilderness at Reserva Natural Miraflor. The nature reserve features a generally dry climate at lower levels, however, it is predominantly wet and cold. It is a bird- and flower-lover's paradise, featuring more than 200 species of orchids as well as 236 bird species. You'll find orchids growing in trees, among rocks, and directly from the ground. Meanwhile bird-watchers can take in the sight and sound of quetzals, emerald toucanets, and turquoise-browed motmots. Visitors can stay overnight at local farms situated inside the reserve. Add Reserva Natural Miraflor to your Esteli travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Esteli trip itinerary maker.
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  • August 9, 2017
    We booked a 2 day hike in Miraflor. One hike in the Intermediate zone and the other in the higher zone. The trail of both were nice and the intermediate zone had a beautiful viewpoint. The second day ...  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    We spent 2 nights and 3 days at Miraflor and had a great time. We definitley recommend doing a homestay and having a guide to get the most out of your time and the experience. We really love nature ob...  more »
  • July 12, 2017
    My plan worked out with Treehuggers was to take the 6AM bus to the highlands and then with a guide ride a horse down to the central area and stay overnight at El Sonetule in the I'd level zone explori...  more »

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