Birdwatching in the Lake Yojoa Surroundings
This is a 6 nights and 7 days tour in the Lake Yojoa surroundings.
This is Honduras biggest volcanic natural freshwater lake, a unique combination of habitats, surrounded by two mountain ranges (Montaña Santa Barbara & Azul Meambar national parks), in 2005 it was declared a Ramsar site - a Wetland of Global Importance.
This area sits at the junction with Comayagua, Santa Barbara & Cortes departments. If you are a birdwatcher, a wild-life photographer, a naturalist or just a person who enjoys being outdoors, this is a great area in Honduras for you. The Lake is very rich in biodiversity, registering right now nearly 500 resident and migratory bird species. And it counts with great amenities and several activities to choose from while here.
Principal ecosystems include freshwater habitats, seasonally flooded forests, extensive wetlands, lowland rainforest, pine-oak forest, premontane and montane broadleaf forests.
Alternative Tour Name: Lake Yojoa - Laguna de Los Lagartos