Honduras · Travel

En el Parque Nacional La Tigra

One of the unique experiences I had last week in Honduras was to go on a guided hike in the La Tigra national park just outside Tegucigalpa. It’s a cloud forest that supplies most of the city’s water, and is home to a large amount of wildlife. We didn’t see any jaguars (which I had mixed emotions about) but what we did see was spectacular, and a whole new side of Honduras for me.

Welcome center
At the beginning of our 2 kilometer hike


A fungus called “oreja” for its ear-like shape
Our guide
Panorama from the trail
The former site of mining equipment back when the industry was booming
The cascades helped power the mining operations
And back we go
A guest house that rents rooms for $15 per night

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