Honduras Highlands to the Lowlands Birding Tour
The tour includes 11 nights of accommodations in double occupancy rooms, all meals, professional guide, transportation to places visited, and entrance fees to Archeological Parks and Nature Areas.
Trip price does not include tips, alcoholic beverages, airport taxes, insurance, and other incidentals.
Honduras is the second-largest country in Central America and is in the central part of Mesoamerica. Its neighbours include Nicaragua, El Salvador and Guatemala. Eighty-three per cent of Honduras is mountainous, with its highest point being 2,849 meters above sea level (9,000 feet). There are approximately 107 protected areas within this territory, because of this Honduras is considered to have the highest percentage of forested land in Central America. Surprisingly, Honduras does not have a large number of tourists; therefore, it is common to find yourself alone amongst the beautiful natural settings
The flora and fauna are quite diverse, there are many important ecosystems. Mangrove forests can be found as well as wetlands, rainforests, cloud forests, and conifer forests. Each of these systems provides niches and habitats for local fauna.
The country is located in an ecological division with elements of North America and the southern part of Central America creating a large fusion and a natural paradise.
Alternative Tour Name: Birding Honduras from the highlands to the lowlands