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Corales del Rodario y de San Bernardo National Park



Parque Nacional Corales del Rodario y de San Bernardo

Ecosystems

Coral Reefs, Mangrove Forests, Sea grass, Rocky Shores

Fauna

This protected area has a breathtaking underwater world with 62 coral species, 199 sponge species, and more than 500 fish species. Furthermore, the National Park has reptile species and sea turtles.

Flora

The typical plant species are mangroves, sea grass and on land there is a dry forest where some plants loose their leaves during summertime (lack of water) in order to save energy.

Ecotourism

There are many activities that can be done in the Park. Examples are: Bird watching, diving, snorkeling, sunbathing, kayaking and hiking. The National Park is prepared for ecotourists and sustainable accommodations are offered and visitors can also taste the local food of this beautiful region. There are alos possibilities for camping or sleeping in hammocks. Access via Cartagena (by road or waterways)

Location: near Tulú and Cartagena
Size (in hectares): 120000
Founded: 1977
Altitude: 0m
Climate: Tropical
Temperature: 27C
Parque Nacional Corales del Rodario y de San Bernardo