• Chiribiquete National Park declared as World Heritage Site, largest tropical rainforest

    4 monthes ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    After decades of efforts by environmental experts and conservationists Colombia's Chiribiquete National Park has been named as the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
    It is Colombia's last remaining national environmental treasures and the country's largest national park which was expanded recently to approximately 4.3 million hectares. It spans across the Caqueta and the Guavaire departments of the northwestern region of Colombia's Amazon forest.
    In 1989 the area was declared as a national park and is now named as Colombia's ninth World Heritage Site along with Mompox and Cartagena's Walled...
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