Honduras lies in Central America and is one of the most underrated destinations in the region with its beautiful sceneries, islands, beaches, lush forests and gorgeous mountains. Compared to other tropical destinations, Honduras is a budget friendly tropical paradise that gives you thrilling tropical experiences. Its fascinating diversities on land and in the sea make it a hotspot for numerous mind-blowing adventures such as snorkeling, diving, hiking, climbing and walking.
There are numerous places to visit in Honduras but it is also a partying destination. The Bay Islands is the place to be if your party animal instincts are longing for a nightlife scene. It is also a very affordable destination and very popular with backpackers. It offers great opportunities for activities such as paddling, snorkeling and diving. Roatan is a popular island and boasts of great diving sports and opportunities for activities such as swimming and snorkeling. In Western Honduras, you can witness the amazing Mayan ruins at Copan with some structures dating back to the 9th century BC – a good entry before visiting Tikal in Guatemala. Lake Yojoa is a relaxed area ideal for bird watching; you can also enjoy fishing, taking a dip in natural hot springs and exploring caves. For a beach destination, Punta Sal is ideal for a tropical beach experience, or you can head off the beaten path and board a dugout canoe to cruise down the rivers of La Moskitia which remains separated from the technologies of modern life.
Whether you want to step back into the past, relax along the beach, take a dip into the sea or be a part of exciting cultural festivities, look no further than Honduras.