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The Pico Bonito National Park is the biggest in Honduras, its territory is distributed among 5 municipalities and with a size greater than 1000 Km2. The National Park’s most iconic point is Pico Bonito, the highest peak in the park with 2,435 meters (7,988 feet), which is considered the highest peak near the sea from Florida in the USA to Colombia.

In this park there are 2 touristic areas of high biological diversity such as the Cangrejal river and Zacate river.

Sustainable tourism destinations with community management that you should not miss

Cangrejal river Zone is a cluster of activities of nature and adventure that will immerse you into the tropical rainforest, is a place where you can observe birds like toucans and kingfisher, besides being part of the habitat of the largest feline of the americas, the jaguar and other species of mammals such as anteater, danto, whitetail deer, mountain pig, capuccino and howler monkeys.

With the support of the local guide service of Cangrejal Tours, which are located in the community of Las Mangas, you can visit different trails, such as the Bejuco waterfall, Guarama educational trail, among others.

Enjoy sustainable tourism experiences in this majestic nature reserve:

How to get:

The tourist area of the Cangrejal river is accessed from the CA-13 road in La Ceiba, taking the detour to La Ceiba – Yaruca Road. Zacate river zone is located close to the
community of El Pino, 8 km from La Ceiba. In the surroundings of this area you can find a variety of tourist services, highlighting the bird watching, especially because here you can find the Lovely Cotinga, an iconic species for birdwatching lovers. Also the community stands out for the presence of an art school, where children and young people learn to paint birds and landscapes of the national park and with whom you can hire a tour of art and nature, offered by Cotinga Art, which will allow you to appreciate this national park from a different perspective.

How to get:
From La Ceiba take the CA-13 road to San Pedro Sula, at km 13 in the community of El Pino, you will find the center of craftsmen and guides of El Pino.

ZACATE RIVER

Zacate river zone is located close to the community of El Pino, 8 km from La Ceiba. In the surroundings of this area you can find a variety of tourist services, highlighting the bird watching, especially because here you can find the Lovely Cotinga, an iconic species for birdwatching lovers. Also the community stands out for the presence of an art school, where children and young people learn to paint birds and landscapes of the national park and with whom you can hire a tour of art and nature, offered by Cotinga Art, which will allow you to appreciate this national park from a different perspective.

Enjoy:

How to get:

From La Ceiba take the CA-13 road to San Pedro Sula, at km 13 in the community of El Pino, you will find the center of craftsmen and guides of El Pino.