About us

About us:


eco1The Ecocentro Danaus is a private ecological reserve where programs for conservation, training, environmental education and sustainable production are developed. Through the trails can be observed in their natural habitat wide variety of plants and wildlife, we have a natural water spring of national importance for nesting and the observation of aquatic birds and we also have a butterflies farm. Reproduction of native tree species is one of our main objectives as well as the conservation and rescue of indigenous culture Maleku who exhibit their crafts, provide information to visitors about their culture and perform their ceremonies within the Ecological Reserve.

The ecological reserve welcomes visitors at any time of year, Monday to Sunday from 7:30 am to 5 pm, the duration of the tour is from 1 hour 30 minutes and are conducted by naturalists local guides with great experience, who speak English and have a extensive knowledge in natural and cultural history of the most outstanding species. The Ecocentro Danaus has been awarded for several consecutive years with the Blue Flag in the category of Protected Natural Areas and is a center of education and training for schools and organized community groups.

 

Our mission:

Preserve, meet and manage sustainably of the local and national biodiversity through eco-friendly forms of production and integrated management of natural resources.

 

Nature creates life, we are protecting it ...