Nature attractions in Cuba
All across the island of Cuba, the visitor will find large areas of natural beauty and high values of great attraction for customers making the area attractive landscapes unlike the rest of the Greater Antilles.
Currently, the Cuban archipelago has a diverse protected areas based on Biosphere Reserves, Outstanding Natural Landscapes, World Heritage, National Parks. There are also more than 300 areas with special management category occupying approximately 22% of the country. Many of these places are among the favorite destinations for visitors to the mode of nature tourism.
So far across the island of Cuba are recorded 6300 species of flora, more than half endemic of the country and 13 thousand species of endemic fauna stunning, particularly amphibians and land snails.
Among its most precious treasures in terms of flora and fauna the island exhibits a frog, a bat and zunzuncito smallest in the planet. Scorpion also features the dwarf, of about 10 millimeters and an orchid just a centimeter in size.
Also are considered living fossils which inhabit this country the Manatee and Palma Corcho, the latter a prehistoric relic of about 250 million years old.
How amazing to choose Cuba as a favorite tourist destination is that it combines the naturalness of ecosystems, the isolation of its landscape, the climate for the development of appropriate tourism belt of tropical countries where it offers an environment peace and security in their perfect natural settings.