Miraflor Natural Reserve

Miraflor Natural Reserve is an amazing cloud forest located in the northern highlands of Nicaragua near the city of Esteli. The Miraflor Natural Reserve can be a fun day trip from Esteli with several different buses leaving throughout the day.

The reserve offers an amazingly large variety of species of orchids among the pine trees, oak trees, and other greenery. In addition, the reserve has a large number of animals including sloths, howler monkeys, armadillos, tree frogs, raccoons, and skunks. It also has over 200 different types of birds including toucans, guardabarranco, parakeets, and quetzals.