Solferino is a small town located in the municipality of Lázaro Cárdenas , Quintana Roo, Mexico about 15 minutes from chiquila port 13 kilometers away and very close to the limits of the Protected Area Wildlife Yum Balam, national protected área with an extensión of 155 000 acres with valuable wetlands.
It has a lush jungle north of the town, there is aquatic and underwater vegetation in wetlands composed with brackish coastal lagoons and marshes with plenty of red mangrove and seagrass.
In these ecosystems live deers, badger , wild boar, fox, , turtles , various snakes, turkey and an abundance of several types of migratory birds because the proximity to the coast and the island of Holbox and its abundance of wetlands waterfowl , can be seen as herons , pelicans and occasionally ducks , flamingos and cormorants.
in this area there is a tourist attraction area named the corchal and the ancient tree , giant tree leafy branches
There are guided tours corchal area
In the tops of the tallest trees we can see the spider and howler monkeys and in the depths of the jungle is possible to see , in some occasions, jaguars, pumas , ocelot or margay .
Solferino features a lush forest, lowland forest and a half with plenty of logwood and chico zapote ( tree gum )