17 days in Honduras Itinerary

17 days in Honduras Itinerary

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Utila
— 2 nights
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Tegucigalpa
— 1 night
3
Copan Ruinas
— 4 nights
4
San Pedro Sula
— 3 nights
5
Roatan
— 6 nights

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2
nights
Utila

The island of Utila has become known as a good place to learn how to dive in Latin America.
On the 29th (Tue), stroll through Iguana Research & Breeding Station, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On your second day here, take a pleasant ride with Red Ridge Stables and then step off the mainland to explore Utila Cays Diving.

To see photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Utila attractions planner.

Sacramento, USA to Utila is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Sacramento to Utila, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Utila is much warmer than Sacramento - with highs of 83°F and lows of 67°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Tegucigalpa.

Things to do in Utila

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Utila Cays Diving ©
Utila Cays Diving
Iguana Research & Breeding Station ©
Iguana Research & Breeding Station

1
night
Tegucigalpa

Tegucigalpa ©
CapitalĀ 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 31st (Thu): indulge in some personalized pampering at NutriSpot, stroll around Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park, then admire the masterpieces at Galeria Nacional de Arte, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica de Suyapa.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Tegucigalpa trip tool.

Getting from Utila to Tegucigalpa by combination of ferry, taxi, and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Utila in December: high temperatures in Tegucigalpa hover around 78°F and lows are around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Copan Ruinas.

Things to do in Tegucigalpa

Parks · Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park ©
Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park
Basilica de Suyapa ©
Basilica de Suyapa
NutriSpot ©
NutriSpot

4
nights
Copan Ruinas

Copan Ruinas ©
The colorful, cultural town of Copan boasts attractions old and new, manmade and natural.
Copan Ruinas is known for historic sites, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Copan Ruinas, witness a stunning natural landmark at Luna Jaguar Hot Spring, steep yourself in history at Mayan Ball Court, and make a trip to Main Square.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Copan Ruinas travel route builder tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Tegucigalpa to Copan Ruinas in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to San Pedro Sula.

Things to do in Copan Ruinas

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Copan Ruinas ©
Copan Ruinas
Macaw Mountain Bird Park & Nature Reserve ©
Sculpture Museum ©
Sculpture Museum

3
nights
San Pedro Sula

San Pedro Sula ©

Sap

Gang-related crime has given San Pedro Sula its current reputation as one of the most violent cities in the world.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lake Yojoa (in La Guama) and Cataratas Pulhapanzak (in San Buenaventura). There's still lots to do: get outside with Cusuco National Park, stroll through Angeli Gardens Hiking Trails, visit Miami Garifuna Village, and discover the deep blue sea with Fifth Element Divers.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Pedro Sula day trip website.

Drive from Copan Ruinas to San Pedro Sula in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Copan Ruinas in January, with highs in San Pedro Sula at 82°F and lows at 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Roatan.

Things to do in San Pedro Sula

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Cusuco National Park ©
Cusuco National Park
Cataratas Pulhapanzak ©
Cataratas Pulhapanzak
Fifth Element Divers ©
Fifth Element Divers

6
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: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, see Off-Road Tours, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Roatan road trip tool.

Fly from San Pedro Sula to Roatan in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In January, plan for daily highs up to 82°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Roatan

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Little French Key ©
Little French Key
Gumbalimba Park ©
Gumbalimba Park

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