The Hotel Playa Giron is part of the destination Zapata Swamp, classified as a Natural Park , RAMSAR Site and Biosphere Reserve . Your environment is rich in variety of flora and fauna with a high percentage of endemism. A 68 km from the city of Jagiiey Grande, municipality in the province of Matanzas own and 100 km from the city of Cienfuegos , municipality of the province of the same name. The main access from both locations is by road , which are in good condition. The region is known for being rich in vegetation , accentuating the large amount of precious woods such as cedar , mahogany , ebony, among others. Also prioritize the large tracts of mangrove forests. As for wildlife, the area has a great variety of species, mainly birds, which have been reported about 160 species , both migratory and endemic species, among which are distinguished as the most striking Bee Hummingbird , the Catey , Parrot , Partridge Pigeon , among others. Can be observed in the 3 local endemic birds, which live exclusively in this part of the world : The Wren , The Zapata Sparrow , and Zapata Rail . The Sanctuary Las Salinas de Brito , located in the same Zapata Swamp, is the largest in Cuba and one of the largest in the Caribbean, is the perfect place migration , mainly from North America, birds spend the winter, what is this time of year ideal for observation. The main species are crane, Sevilla and flamenco. 18 of the 22 native species of birds in the country can be seen in the region. Also part of the zoological community Zapata Swamp can find 16 species of reptiles, among which stands out the Cuban Crocodile ( rombifer ) . Other important species are the manatee and Manjuarם latter considered a living fossil.