Nature Places

Bakhawan Eco Park in Kalibo, Aklan

Photo of the Bakhawan Eco Park towards the end of the 800 meter trail leading to the view deck and snack lounge.

Bakhawan is a community-based eco-tourism project located in Brgy. New Buswang, Kalibo, Aklan. The project models a fruitful partnership between the community, LGU, Government Agencies and NGOs.

It advocates the need to protect and maintain the environment, in this case – the 170 has. mangrove reforestation project earlier established while giving local communities the opportunity to increase their livelihood incomes through tourism service related activities.