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Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve

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Address: La Mosquitia Region, Honduras
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Amazing Wildlife Reserve but dangerously threatened

I spent a week in Mosquitiia last December, based mostly in Las Marias, tiny village deep in the heart of the Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve. Stayed with local villagers, very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2011
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2011

I spent a week in Mosquitiia last December, based mostly in Las Marias, tiny village deep in the heart of the Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve. Stayed with local villagers, very friendly and so peaceful. Wildlife all around, including masses of parrots, macaws, toucans, and lots of other riverbirds. We did several river trips, and hikes, including one tough all-day hike... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2008

When we went to the Rio Platano we were on a really tight budget. Some of the locals in Teguchigalpa suggested we go. So we took a bus to La Ceiba, paid for a ride in the back of a truck to get us close to the river, and then hiked for three miles on the sand. It was all... More 

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