Attractions

Lake in Reserva de la Biosfera y Estación Biológica del Beni

Laguna Normandia

This savanna lake, a 2km walk from El Porvenir, is the reserve’s most popular destination. The sight of one of the world’s largest populations of crawling, rare black caimans – there are at least 400 of them – is tr…
Village in Reserva de la Biosfera y Estación Biológica del Beni

Totaizal

A stone’s throw from the road and a 40-minute walk from El Porvenir is Totaizal. This friendly and well-organized village of 300 people is the closest to the reserve and it's where Sernap arranges guides and horses.…
Nature Reserve in Reserva de la Biosfera y Estación Biológica del Beni

Reserva Biosférica del Beni

Created by Conservation International in 1982 as a loosely protected natural area, this 334,200-hectare park was recognized by Unesco in 1986 as a ‘Man & the Biosphere Reserve,’ and received official recognition…