10 days in Honduras Itinerary

10 days in Honduras Itinerary

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10 days in Honduras Itinerary

Start: Houston
Fly + Drive:  10 h 15 min
1
Copan Ruinas
— 2 nights
Taxi + Bus:  4 h 30 min
2
Tegucigalpa
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
3
Utila
— 1 day
Ferry:  1 h 15 min
4
Roatan
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Houston

2
nights
Copan Ruinas

Copan Ruinas ©
The colorful, cultural town of Copan boasts attractions old and new, manmade and natural.
On the 20th (Sat), examine the collection at Museo Escolar Casa K'Inich, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Macaw Mountain Bird Park & Nature Reserve, and finally delve into the distant past at Copan Ruinas. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Pyramid over Rosalila Temple, then contemplate the long history of Mayan Ball Court, and then don't miss a visit to Hieroglyphic Stairway.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Copan Ruinas road trip planning app .

Houston, USA to Copan Ruinas is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Houston in June: high temperatures in Copan Ruinas hover around 83°F and lows are around 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Utila.

Things to do in Copan Ruinas

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Copan Ruinas ©
Copan Ruinas
Hieroglyphic Stairway ©
Hieroglyphic Stairway

3
nights
Tegucigalpa

Tegucigalpa ©
Capital of Honduras, the 400-year-old city of Tegucigalpa boasts an impressive ensemble of colonial buildings flanking old stone streets, which lead to hillside parks and lively squares.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): admire all the interesting features of Parque La Concordia and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parque Nacional La Tigra. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Museo para la Identidad Nacional, then admire the masterpieces at Galeria Nacional de Arte, then walk around Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Castillo Bellucci.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and more tourist information, use the Tegucigalpa road trip planning tool .

Getting from Copan Ruinas to Tegucigalpa by combination of taxi and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Tegucigalpa are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Utila.

Things to do in Tegucigalpa

Parks Nature Museums
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Parque Nacional La Tigra ©
Parque Nacional La Tigra
Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park ©
Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park
Museo para la Identidad Nacional ©
Museo para la Identidad Nacional

1
day
Utila

The island of Utila has become known as a good place to learn how to dive in Latin America.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): head off the coast to Utila Cays Diving, stroll through Iguana Research & Breeding Station, and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Utila online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by flight from Tegucigalpa to Utila takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Tegucigalpa in June, expect Utila to be a bit warmer, temps between 89°F and 74°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Roatan.

Things to do in Utila

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Utila Cays Diving ©
Utila Cays Diving
Iguana Research & Breeding Station ©
Iguana Research & Breeding Station

4
nights
Roatan

The largest of the Bay Islands, Roatan is the most developed and the most popular among its neighbors.
Roatan is known for wildlife, beaches, and adventure. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through West Bay Beach, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, walk around Gumbalimba Park, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Manawakie Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Roatan trip app .

You can ride a ferry from Utila to Roatan in 1.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Roatan are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Roatan

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Zipline
Nature & Wildlife Tours
West Bay Beach ©
West Bay Beach

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