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Ecopark Uch Ben Kah

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Ecopark Uch Ben Kah, which received its first visitors in 2006, is located in the town of Pedro Antonio de Los Santos. To reach it, you need to turn off the Federal highway 307 to the road leading to the North-East.

Ecological Park, whose area is 90 hectares, is located on the Northern shore of Laguna Bacalar. It was founded by enthusiast Pedro A. Santos. Basically, come here wishing to improve their skills mountain Biking through the jungle or fans of extreme Hiking with overcoming as many obstacles. Possible transitions kayaking through the area, called Streams, and the Lagoon itself Bacalar with the purpose of observing wildlife. Here you can see birds of different species (parrots, sea gulls, cormorants, pelicans, etc.) and mammals (deer, tapirs, crocodiles). By night forest eco-Park. Every traveler carrying a lantern, the light of which you can see hiding people from the approaching crocodiles.

The old farm, which is located in the center of the Park, was converted into a restaurant, grocery store, toilets, changing rooms and showers. There is also a tour Desk where guests can arrange tour assistance, get a map of the Park, rent of sports equipment. Near the Central office you can find ATMs, telephone box and kiosk for the sale of mineral water.

The Park is suitable for family holidays and for people who want to relax from civilization.