Things to do:
La Canasta is a great place to base an adventure or sit back and relax. Whatever you want from your visit to Honduras, we thought you might like a few ideas to get you started.
Pico Bonito National Park
Pico Bonito is the second largest national park in the country, covering an area of 1073 square kilometers. Its vast size subsequently means that it's one of the most diverse national parks in Honduras. It is famous for the largest peak of the Nombre de Dios mountain range; Pico Bonito itself is 2436 meters high. However the peak is a challenge to climb and few people attempt it as climbing equipment is required and the climb can take up to 10 days. Visitors to the park will find it easier to explore the lower lying regions around the Zacate and Cangrejal Rivers. Pico Bonito is home to jaguars, armadillos, wild pigs, tepescuintes, squirrels, monkeys, toucans, white tailed deer, mountain lions, river otters, motmots and many more species. There are numerous trails to be hiked and swimming holes to cool off in.