Otros

Petroglyphs in the Rio Platano
La Mosquitia

The most remote area of Honduras is also the most diverse in species and ethnic groups. The Miskito tribe gives its name to this region covering much of eastern Honduras and the Atlantic coast of Nicaragua. Three other ethnic groups live here: the...

Trujillo Church
Trujillo

Away from the traditional tourist routes, on a deep bay with some of the most beautiful beaches of mainland Honduras, Trujillo awaits you, wrapped in the natural beauty of the Guaymoreto Lagoon and the green peaks of Capiro and Calentura.It has a...

River in Olancho
Olancho

The largest department of Honduras offers a mix of natural adventures (from easy to moderate difficulty), contact with country life, like the coffee harvest (from October to December) or cattle ranching and the great culinary tradition it inspires....

Lenca women, Intibuca
La Esperanza

People will tell you to take a jacket when you visit La Esperanza. At 1,700 m / 5,600 ft., it is the highest city in the country, with a year-round climate between warm and cold, ideal for cool-weather crops like blackberries, strawberries, peaches...

San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo

It is the non-political capital of Valle department, it is a industrial, commercial and tourism engine, and home to Henecán, the main Honduran port on the Pacific.Thriving shrimp farms operate here, taking advantage of the exceptional conditions of...

Choluteca Bridge
The Southern Region

Honduras has a narrow Pacific coast filled with numerous islands and islets distributed in the Gulf of Fonseca. Southern Honduras is an area of high temperatures where you can visit with several interests in mind.If you are want to enjoy colonial...

Isla del Tigre
Amapala

If you catch a motor boat on the pier at Coyolito, you arrive within 15 minutes to the only Central American island that has been the capital (during a presidential inauguration in 1876), a base for the pirate Drake in the 16th century and the main...

Pico Dama
Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve

The Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve, in northeastern Honduras, has a territory that is 75% dense mountains covered by tropical rainforest, with some pine forests, and 25% by mangrove swamps and savannas on the Caribbean coast, over its coastal area....

Patuca National Park
Patuca National Park

This exceptional place for adventure tourism is a protected area for several reasons: it is the ancestral area for the Tawahka and Pech ethnic groups, forms part of the Mesoamerican Biological Corridor, is a refuge for medicinal flora and endangered...

Cruta Caratasca Wildlife Refuge
Cruta Caratasca Wildlife Refuge

You arrive by boat from Puerto Lempira to this group of swamps, a system of coastal lagoons and savannas east of the Patuca River, from the river’s mouth to the Caratasca lagoon system, which is formed by the freshwater lagoons around it: Laguntara...

 Hot Springs in Magdalena
Hot Springs in Magdalena

Near the village of Las Marias, 2 km/1mi from the county seat of Magdalena, a crystalline hot spring gushes out to mix with the cold water of a nearby river and forms natural warm-water pools. They are not very well known outside of Magdalena...

Bird Island
Isla de los Pájaros (Bird Island)

At dusk, hundreds and thousands of birds of different species return to this little home surrounded by the Honduran Pacific Ocean. The great biodiversity of the area is typical of mangroves. If you enjoy bird watching, here you can find storks,...

Tawahka Anthropological Reserve
Tawahka Anthropological Reserve

With more than 230,000 hectares/570,000 acres of tropical rainforest in the departments of Olancho, Colon and Gracias a Dios, the 7 communities in the Tawahka Asgani Biosphere Reserve are part of the International Mesoamerican Biological Corridor....

Chiligatoro Lagoon
Chiligatoro Lagoon

At 1,850 meters/ 6,000 feet above sea level, and 11 kilometers/ 7 miles from La Esperanza and Intibucá, you find a peaceful natural water reservoir (The Lagoon) in the indigenous village of Chiligatoro.An exotic landscape at that high altitude, the...

Birdwatching

Honduras is a land of stunning beauty where one can gaze at an endless sea of mountains, be solely immersed in a wide array of parks, or be stunned by pure wilderness solitude. The country holds one of the most extensive protected area systems in...

 Bay of Chismuyo
Chismuyo Bay

This protected area on the Gulf of Fonseca is ideal for birdwatching amid the mangroves that line much of the area. This is the only wildlife refuge of its kind on the Pacific coast of Honduras. Arrive by boat from Coyolito and after a two hour ride...

 Dwarf Forest
Dwarf Forest

How tall can imagine a 100 year tree is? How much space do you think you a forest of between 3 and 5 different types of tree can occupy?What if you are told that none of them reach 30 cm/ 12 inches tall and that 100 groups of trees take up only a...

Capiro y Calentura
Capiro y Calentura National Park

This tropical rain forest is named after the two peaks that dominate it. Trujillo is in the foothills of one of them, the Calentura peak. It takes 3 to 4 hours to reach the top, and from there you can see the Guaymoreto Lagoon, the villages of Santa...

Los Hoyos Hill

Very near to El Cedral peak, the highest wooded point in the area of La Esperanza, in the community of Los Olivos, you find a dense and cold cloud forest, strewn with perfectly cylindrical holes on the ground, that some that reach up to 20 meters/...

Rus Rus Biological Reserve
Rus Rus Biological Reserve

The Warunta mountain chain and its famous limestone caves are two of the main attractions of this protected area located 45 km/28 mi south of Wampusirpi. It forms part of the Mosquitia, the second largest rainforest in the Americas. This local...

Sierra de Agalta
Talgua Caves

"The Cave of Glowing Skulls." At 4 km/ 2 ½ mi from Catacamas in Olancho, adventure awaits you in the bowels of the Sierra de Agalta mountains.About 20 years ago, young explorers entered a cave near the village of Talgua and discovered a tunnel with...

Campamento
Campamento y Santa Fe Beach

Punta Castilla are shielded from the open sea by the bay of Trujillo and thereby makes its clear waters more calm. Campamento, on the way to the Garifuna community of Santa Fe, is perhaps the most beautiful beach on the Caribbean coast of mainland...

Atlantida

Cayos Cochinos landscape
Cayos Cochinos

Cayos Cochinos are an archipelago consisting of two small islands (Cayo Menor and Cayo Mayor) and 13 tiny islets or “keys”. Its nearly 490 sq. km (190 sq.mi) are totally surrounded by the Caribbean, one of those places that can define the word...

miami community
Tela

The port of Tela, the second most important city in the department of Atlántida, keeps under its Caribbean sunshine: a kingdom of adventures - on land or in the water - in its two national parks and its botanical garden, a thousand shades of blue...

Jeanette Kawas National Park
National Park Jeannette Kawas

15 miles northwest of Tela, breathe the Caribbean biodiversity of the Jeanette Kawas National Park in its different ecosystems: coastal lagoons, mangrove forests and swamps, coral reefs and beaches of white sand or rocky shores. You tour it by boat...

Flora and Fauna Pico Bonito
Pico Bonito National Park

This protected area, rising  up quickly to 2,485 m (8,153 ft.) at its highest peak, is one of the national parks with the richest biodiversity in all Honduras.This is a place for adventure, an encounter with nature or with oneself, and for...

Hot Springs
La Ceiba

The capital of the Honduran Caribbean, the fun hostess to carnival parties, doorway to the sea, dance floor, launchpad for adventures, threshold to rich natural treasures: the port city of La Ceiba, is born around a huge Ceiba tree, sacred to...

Botanical Garden Lancetilla
Lancetilla Botanical Garden

The Lancetilla Botanical Garden is the world's second largest tropical garden. It has the largest collection of exotic plants in Latin America, with species native to Oceania, Africa and Asia, and is home or migration rest stop for over 300 species...

Cuero y Salado Wildlife Refuge
Cuero y Salado Wildlife Refuge

This mirror of water, framed by tropical jungle and wetlands, is an interesting and exotic place to explore. Made of lagoons, mangroves and swamps, its channels cross between the sandbars of the Cuero and Salado rivers. This is home to manatees, the...

Emerald Chinned Hummingbird
Bird Watching

Honduras is a land of stunning beauty where one can gaze at an endless sea of mountains, be solely immersed in a wide array of parks, or be stunned by pure wilderness solitude. The country holds one of the most extensive protected area systems in...

Coral Reef
Capiro Reef

The fishermen knew about a few "rocky" areas between Punta Sal and Punta Izopo. And in 2009, divers discovered an underwater mountain chain made of coral reef, alive in great part, forming the Capiro Reef. There are about 8 km/ 5mi of coral reefs in...

Los Micos Lagoon

It's a great space of water framed by an edge of mangroves a few meters away and separated from the Caribbean by only a thin strip of sand. Its 10 sq. km/ 4 sq. mi are packed with biodiversity:  animals and fishes, plant life and about 250...

Punta Izopo National Park

This is a coastal-marine wetland, declared in 1996 by the Ramsar Convention as a Wetland of International Concern. You can reach this protected area traveling by sea or by land.Punta Izopo can be explored by kayak through countless mangrove channels...

Rafting Río Cangrejal - Cangrejal River Rafting
Cangrejal River

The strong currents of the Cangrejal River crash down the jungle-covered mountains, forming some of the best rapids of Central America.La Ceiba is one of the world’s few cities where you can go rafting only a few minutes from downtown. A...

Triunfo de la Cruz
Triunfo de la Cruz

It is one of the most populated Garifuna communities, located between 9-10 km/6 mi northeast of the city of Tela.There is a beach here that is approximately 2 km/1mi long, with a relatively calm sea, where you can find lodging and meals.

Cascada del Sendero El Bejuco
El Bejuco Trail

This alternate route, like the rest of the Pico Bonito National Park, is an extraordinary living natural science exhibit. The park is the second largest in the country and is named after its second highest peak, Pico Bonito, which rises straight up...

El Oasis Agro-Forestry Farm
El Oasis Agro-Forestry Farm

Traditional agriculture and environmental education develop together in this sustainable agro-forestry farm near Orotina, about 20 km (12 mi) from La Ceiba. It harvests fruits, vegetables and grains, among timber trees and other plants. On the way,...

Aguas Termales / Hot Springs
Hot Springs in Glenda's Paradise.

Out of the jungle-covered Nombre de Dios mountain chain flow the two types of water that Glenda's Paradise offers visitors. The hot spring waters, tinted green by exfoliating sulfur, offer you another form of Caribbean warmth, while the other waters...

Tour to Farm Cayo
El Cayo Farm

El Cayo Farm, inside the protected area of Cuero y Salado, is a hidden natural area where the Zacate River meets the Caribbean. Sail to it by boat, canoe or kayak, through a maze of canals and mangroves, where you can watch local and migratory birds...

Paisaje del Sendero Guaruma
Guaruma Trail

Consisting of a community environmental conservation project, this trail was made by young volunteers. It begins in Las Mangas Village, one of 72 jungle communities within the Pico Bonito National Park, having two parts: the Flowers and the Trees...

 Kayak Tour
El Cacao Lagoon

Explore this lagoon aboard an ocean kayak or paddle in a traditional wooden canoe if you go in a group 2 to 6 people – perfect for families who want to go together. This is one of the few attractions of the Honduran Caribbean that you travel by...

Museum Butterflies
The Butterfly Museum

Beauty sometimes only needs a few inches or even less. Imagine how much beauty can fit inside of about 90 sq. m (1,000 sq. ft.), and can be seen in over 17,000 butterflies and insects originating from 140 countries. Robert “Bob” Lehman built this...

Scenery of Pico Bonito
Canopy at Pico Bonito

There are 9 cables of high adventure. Each cable provides a stimulating experience, that you would enjoy. The last cable is 600 ft long, taking you through the darkness of the jungle traveling above the river, at a high speed. The tour includes a...

Río Zacate
Zacate River Trail

If you enjoy the adventure of exploring a tropical jungle river, then take this tour of the Pico Bonito National Park, where water is the main feature from start to finish. Along the riverside, you will find several species of tropical birds, such...

Ríver San Silvestre
Eco Finca San SIlvestre

This former fruit farm was founded in 2007 as Eco Finca San Silvestre in order to protect and preserve the flora and fauna, through the promotion and implementation of responsible and sustainable tourism. The tour is done through the rainforest...

La Canasta Trail

As often happens in the world, the most remarkable thing about a place can become its name. This happens with the trails of the Pico Bonito National Park.  “La Canasta” means “the basket” in Spanish, so this trail is...

Copan Ruinas and west Honduras

National Park Celaque
Celaque National Park

The highest mountain chain of Honduras is covered by a rich and dense cloud forest with spectacular views, especially at sunrise on a blanket of clouds. Celaque produces a lot of clear, cool water, running down from her 12 rivers.Choose from several...

Gracias, Lempira
Gracias

From the roof of Honduras, chief Lempira of the Lencas defended his country in the 16th century. Today those mountains are the Celaque National Park and the Lempira is the currency of HondurasCelaque means "Box of Water" in the Lenca language, so...

Crafts
Copán Ruinas

Since 2,000 years ago, people in the Copán Valley have farmed the same land, washed by the same rivers. Life today revolves around the archaeological treasures of the ancient ruins of a major Maya city-state and the natural beauty that surrounds it...

Blue Gray Tanager
Birding

Honduras is a land of stunning beauty where one can gaze at an endless sea of mountains, be solely immersed in a wide array of parks, or be stunned by pure wilderness solitude.The country holds one of the most extensive protected area systems in...

Hot Springs and Spa
Hot Springs and Spa

The people of Gracias describe their hot springs as a haven of relaxation, in which the nature and high temperatures emanating from the depths of the earth combine to provide wellness and perfect stress relief.  Relaxing, healthy and pleasant,...

Macaw in Copan
Macaw Mountain Bird Park

The Macaw Mountain Bird Park & Nature Reserve is a tourist attraction, a center for the conservation, rehabilitation and accommodation of birds that awaits you just a few kilometers from the center of Copán Ruinas, on the road leading to Aguas...

Los Sapos Archaeological Site
Los Sapos Archaeological Site

In the hills on the other bank of the Copan River, in a very small site where you see the whole valley, you find Los Sapos Archaeological Site. It is made of several rocks carved with the shapes of toads that you can reach after a 45 minute walk...

Hot Springs, SPA Luna Jaguar
Luna Jaguar Hot Springs and Spa

Have you ever thought about receiving a Mayan purification ritual? The Luna Jaguar spa, 20 km/12 mi from Copán Ruinas by dirt road, recreates an opportunity to do this between hot springs, mud and natural creams.Across a hanging bridge and a portico...

Church La Campa
La Campa

At 16 km/10 mi from Gracias, in the department of Lempira, La Campa awaits you on the slope of a hill protected by a line of pine-covered boulders. Thanks to them, the weather tends to be cold.There you can find the Church of St. Matthias, an...

Landscape Spa Ixchel
Spa Ixchel

At the heart of a coffee plantation on the slopes of the San Isidro farm, the Ixchel Spa is full of nature, endless landscapes and the lively trills of birds living in harmony with the environment.This is a place with a sense of peace and natural...

Catholic Church, San Manuel Colohete
San Manuel Colohete

About 35 km/22 mi from the city of Gracias, San Manuel Colohete is the county seat of 9 villages and 110 hamlets, in which just under 12,000 people live. The word Colohete in its name means "among scorpions" in the Nahuatl language.In pre-Hispanic...

Landscape San Marcos de Caiquin
San Marcos de Caiquín

Also part of the Lenca chiefdoms that resisted the arrival of Spanish conquerors, this county has 5,000 inhabitants located in 7 villages and more than 50 hamlets living within the area with the highest concentration of indigenous peoples in the...

Church San Sebastian
San Sebastián

This community was established around estates from 16th century that were governed by Spanish colonizers. Its Catholic Church, of the Baroque style, was built between 1750 and 1800 by the Order of Mercederarians. It reflects, like the rest of...

Tegucigalpa

La Tigra National Park
La Tigra National Park

This mountainous cloud forest offers several ways to enjoy it, whether you are interested in nature or adventure excites you. Eight trails, from easy to challenging, weave through the 240 sq. km/ 93 sq. mi of this green and moist park, Tegucigalpa’s...

Parque Central de Valle de Angeles - Central Park Valle de Angeles
Valle de Ángeles

The moist green cloud forest of La Tigra National Park, the rural and international flavors, the art and handcrafts are enough reasons for you to visit this municipality with a town of the same name, about 30 km/ 18 mi. northeast of Tegucigalpa.If...

Los Tablones, Danli
Birdwatching

La Tigra National Park and its surroundings are an interesting point for birdwatching. The jewel in the crown here is the majestic and elusive quetzal, often masked by mist. Its petite robin-sized body, contrasts with the beautiful green of a long...

Tutule Church in Marcala, La Paz.
Marcala and Yarumela

These are two locations in which Lenca culture predominates. Marcala, now a municipality in the department of La Paz, has been an area ideal for harvesting good coffee since the late 19th century. Since almost 10 years ago its producers have used...

El Zamorano Pan-American Agricultural School
Zamorano

The president of the United Fruit Company instructs Wilson Poponeoe, creator of the Lancetilla Botanical Garden, to found an agricultural center for the Americas. Dr. Poponeoe travels through Central America looking for the right spot until, 1941,...

Quetzal and Hummingbird Tour

This tour, organized by Katrachos Tours, takes you through the cloud forests of La Tigra National Park in search of the quetzal, the majestic mythical bird of the Mayans. Among the trees ringing with bird songs in La Tigra, you have many chances to...

The Christ of El Picacho
The Christ of El Picacho

On top of Picacho Mountain to the north of downtown Tegucigalpa, stands the statue of Christ the Redeemer, 20 m/65 ft. tall on a 12 m/40 ft. base, a true icon of the city. A scenic overlook with a great view of Tegucigalpa and a park complex...

Parque Turistico Valle de Angeles - Parque Obrero
Valle de Angeles Tourist Park

Better known as the "Parque Obrero" (the Worker's Park), it is a place of recreation and relaxation amidst pine trees, for outings, barbecues and celebrations with family and friends in a country setting, less than half an hour from...

United Nations Park
United Nations Park

The park was built over 40 years ago as a garden next to the Rosy Walter Zoo and the Christ of the Picacho. It offers a pleasant trip that includes the best views overlooking the city, with nice weather and security.

Rosy Walther Metropolitan Zoo

The Rosy Walther Metropolitan Zoo has been remodeling in recent years. More than 300 species of animals live in its 54 acres so that in this one location you can see many of the mammals, birds and reptiles native to Honduras.

Bay Island

Guanaja
Guanaja

Tranquility, an ocean beautiful above and below the surface, adventure and pirate ships are five of the ingredients that give this "Isle of Pines" its special flavor, as do the local dishes, like ceviche, fresh lobster or tapado de coco stew,...

Utila Cays
Utila

Utila is so many things at once: a natural paradise, a magnet for divers, an underwater stage to the second largest coral reef in the world, a green wilderness with mangroves, wetlands and tropical savannas, an international school for divers, a...

Tourist in Roatan
Roatán

They say the Caribbean kept a secret for many years. The colors of a reef rich with life, a landscape with a turquoise blue horizon and mountains covered with tropical jungle would be the signs on a map that leads to this Honduran natural treasure....

Grahams Place
Graham's Place

This is a private key, about 15 miles from Guanaja, owned by Graham Thompson, host and main attraction of this plot of earth, sand and tropical plants surrounded by warm Caribbean waters-looking crystalline up close and turquoise faraway.In addition...

Utila Cays
Utila Cays

There are a group of 13 small cays off the southwestern coast of Utila. The two main ones, Suc-Suc (Pigeon) and Jewel Cay, are home to local fishermen who are the descendants of the first settlers, who arrive in the first half of the nineteenth...

Landscape in Roatan
Diving

If the beauty of Roatan is a paradise on land, then seeing it beneath the transparent Caribbean waters takes you to another dimensionThe Mesoamerican Reef in “The Islands" is one of the best places in the world to dive, being close to shore and at...

Coral reefs in Islas de la Bahia
Coral Reef

The Bay Islands are located at the southern end of the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef System (MBRS), the second largest in the world. Over 1,000 km/ 620 mi of coral shapes and colors stretch from Yucatan to Belize, Guatemala and Honduras, home of the 2...

Beaches in West Bay
West End

A reef of living coral that is very close to the shore is the main attraction of this end of Roatan, that in addition to being the favorite place to snorkel and scuba dive, also has the best beaches on the island. With the whitest sand and the...

Dolphin Show, Sandy Bay - Roatan
Sandy Bay

Sandy Bay, west of Coxen Hole and on the road to West End, is one of the most complete areas of Roatan. Here you can swim or dive with dolphins and enjoy their stunts at the Institute of Marine Sciences, which together with the Roatan Museum is...

Sighting Whale Shark
Whale Sharks

The harmless whale shark, a non-stop long-distance swimmer, is the world's largest fish and moves throughout the year along the Mesoamerican Reef searching for plankton, marine organisms and fish eggs to feed on. It grows up to 12 m/40 ft. long,...

 Wishiwilli o Swamper en Utila
Iguana Station

The Wishiwilli, or Swamper, is a species of iguana native to Utila, living in its mangroves. Those 8 square kilometers/3 square miles are the only place on Earth where the Utila Iguana can be found in the wild. It grows to 75 cm/2 ½ feet long and is...

Dolphin show at Anthony's Key
Dolphins in Sandy Bay

The Institute of Marine Sciences, at Anthony's Key Hotel, offers not only an acrobatic show with bottlenose dolphins with a Caribbean island backdrop, it also gives you the opportunity to swim or dive with them for pleasure or health. Interacting...

Fly Fish Guanaja
Fly Fish Guanaja

Live the experience of deep-sea fishing while enjoying Guanaja after setting sail from a small cay and besides the adventure, you can enjoy relaxing under the sun.Change the clear waters of the island's coast for a few hours for the deep blue of the...

Fishing Tournaments
Fishing Tournaments

-Since 2013, Utila is the setting for the International Billfish Tournament and Fishing Rodeo. In the 2014 edition, over 15 boats registered to compete in three categories: Billfish, Rodeo and Dory.- The Honduran Association of Responsible Sport...

Dina`s Beach
Dina's Beach

Dina's Beach, on the north side of the island, is a coast of white sand, calm and clear sea, dreamlike views and an almost virgin pine forest.Arrive by sea and the trip is only the beginning of the natural reward that awaits you on the beach.

Roatan Landscape
Sailing Charters in Roatán

The Bay Islands are a magical place to sail the Caribbean. All around you are stunning landscapes, crystal clear waters, quiet bays and harbors, plus exotic and breathtaking reefs to snorkel sites. You can go out to sea for the time and for the...

Arch`s Iguana and Marine Park
Arch's Iguana and Marine Park

One of the most visited destinations in Roatán is Arch's Iguana Preserve. It is not only an alternative to the underwater or beach entertainment, you've just probably have never seen so many iguanas in one place. Children are the ones who have the...

Lake Yojoa

Siguatepeque
Siguatepeque

Siguatepeque is the central point of Honduras, halfway between Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula. Located up on a plateau at 1,200 m (3,900 ft) above sea level, it enjoys a pleasant average temperature of 22 C° (71 F°). Siguatepeque is truly a city of...

Pulhapanzak
Pulhapanzak Waterfall

When the water of the Lindo River runs out of ground, it falls 43 m/140 ft. at Pulhapanzak, causing a roar and a fine breeze.The swimming area has a farm where you can milk cows and make cheese, plus also cabin rentalsFew know that the site also has...

Lake Yojoa
Lake Yojoa

Thanks to its biodiversity, this lake is a fountain of natural life. It is the largest reservoir of fresh water in Honduras, a mirror of landscapes.Jungle-covered peaks surround this 285 sq.km/110 sq. mi lake. There are 2 spectacular national parks...

Landscape of Joya Grande Zoo and Ecopark.
Joya Grande Zoo and Ecopark.

You can access Joya Grande 9 km/ 6 mi from Santa Cruz de Yojoa. Its main attraction are the 58 species of animals of 5 holding areas: African lions, Bengal tigers, giraffes, kangaroos, ostriches, zebras and alligators coexisting with Honduran...

Tucan
Birdwatching

One of the most important components of the diverse wildlife of Lake Yojoa and its watershed are its birds. 373 species are part of different ecosystems that live from the waters that generated and regenerated by "The Lake" and the Cerro Azul...

Los Naranjos Eco Archaeological Park trail
Los Naranjos Eco-Archeological Park.

Los Naranjos is the place where nature and the remains of a pre-Columbian city from 2,800 years ago are found down trails, among birds and trees, on the shores of Lake Yojoa.You take a 3 km/2 mi detour very near Peña Blanca and at the end of it you...

Canopy at the El Ocote Eco-Tourist Park
Zip line at the El Ocote Eco-Tourist Park

The zip line at El Ocote Eco-Tourist Park takes you through trees and rich vegetation, with beautiful panoramic views of an area on the outskirts of Lake Yojoa, taking you over mahogany and cocoa farms.The zip line route is 1.5 km/1 mi long, with 10...

Bioparque Paradise
Bioparque Paradise

Paradise Bio-Park and Coffee–Flower Farm is a beautiful site of nature conservation and natural production, located in the village of Los Naranjos, near La Guama.The Blanco or Helado River and 5 freshwater springs enliven the surrounding natural...

butterfly
Butterfly Garden

The Butterfly Garden exhibits a collection of live and preserved butterflies, among which there are 11 from the local area. It is part of the La Naturaleza Tourist Complex that faces Lake Yojoa, right on the CA-5 highway (on Km 160, near the village...

Sailboats on Lake Yojoa
Boating trips and fishing tours

You can go boating on Lake Yojoa from different points on sailboats or motor boats of different sizes. You can do it with organized tours or by renting one on your own. The standard trips take 30 minutes or 1 hour and are hired at the D&D...

Landscape Aquafinca Saint Peter Fish
Aquafinca Saint Peter Fish

The Aquafinca company grows, fishes, processes and exports tilapia from Lake Yojoa through a grant from the government. It grows them according to international standards and environmental regulations, creates 1,600 direct and 7,000 indirect jobs...

El Cajon Hydroelectric Dam
El Cajon Hydroelectric Dam

The official name of this huge concrete dam is the "Francisco Morazán Hydroelectric Dam". It contains the waters of the Humuya and Sulaco rivers that flow from the departments of Cortes, Yoro and Comayagua. It is the largest hydroelectric dam built...

Taulabé Cavern
Taulabé Cavern

This cavern is a stone labyrinth, the result of water dissolving through the limestone bedrock for thousands of years. Although 12 km/7 mi of the cavern has been explored, its full extent is not yet known. The first 100 m/330 ft. are open to the...

San Pedro Sula

La Masca, Omoa
Omoa

The blue Caribbean waters turn inwards towards the Honduran coast, forming the lovely Bay of Omoa. The surf is calm here, with deeper waters and stunning sunsets that cannot be captured in the pictures you take. The San Fernando de Omoa Fort was...

Central Park of San Pedro Sula
San Pedro Sula

Some say that Central America has 7 countries, but 8 capitals. This Honduran capital of industry, commerce, events and transit tourists is the 8th capital. Since pre-Columbian times, this was an area for trading. Industry and immigrants are...

Landscape of SPS from El Merendon
El Merendón

The Cordillera del Merendón is a major mountain range that runs from Cortés, and throughout the western Honduran border to the departments bordering Guatemala. It is a grouping of steep mountains and summits which host a rich variety of animals and...

Birdwatching

Honduras is a land of stunning beauty where one can gaze at an endless sea of mountains, be solely immersed in a wide array of parks, or be stunned by pure wilderness solitude. The country holds one of the most extensive protected area systems in...

The Alvarado Lagoon
Tour around the Alvarado Lagoon

The Alvarado Lagoon has a more generous landscape than you might assume. It is a freshwater gateway to the Caribbean for Puerto Cortés, keeping alive a mangrove forest and many trees around it, the home or temporary shelter for several species of...

National Park Cusuco
El Cusuco National Park

San Pedro Sula is at the foot of the Cordillera Merendón, an impressive mountain range that enters from the west, out of Guatemala. Rivers frame the mountain chain.Inside it, about 40 km/25 mi westward, is this protected area which descends to the...

Lagoon San Ignacio Ecological Park
San Ignacio Children´s Ecological Park

This is a private reserve of 300 hectares/740 acres with several pools with slides and lots of greenery, private ponds with tilapia where you can go fishing and a zoo with endangered local species, such as pumas, jaguars and monkeys, and also...

Rawacala Ecopark
Rawacala Ecopark

A few kilometers after Omoa, in the community that gives its name to El Paraíso forest reserve, you find this network of cables and pulleys up in the trees by which you zip through the air passing through a tropical forest, where you can also see...