31 days in Honduras Itinerary

31 days in Honduras Itinerary

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Start: Nassau, New Providence Island
Fly + Drive:  12 h 30 min
1
Utila
— 2 nights
Fly:  1 h
2
San Pedro Sula
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
3
Copan Ruinas
— 5 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Gracias
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
La Guama
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Tegucigalpa
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
7
La Ceiba
— 3 nights
Ferry:  30 min
8
Roatan
— 9 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Nassau, New Providence Island

2
nights
Utila

The island of Utila has become known as a good place to learn how to dive in Latin America.
On the 2nd (Thu), head off the coast to Utila Cays Diving. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Iguana Research & Breeding Station, thendiscover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then kick back and relax at Bando Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Utila vacation planning site.

Nassau, Bahamas to Utila is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Nassau in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Utila, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Pedro Sula.

Things to do in Utila

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

4
nights
San Pedro Sula

San Pedro Sula ©
Gang-related crime has given San Pedro Sula its current reputation as one of the most violent cities in the world.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Pedro Sula: Tela (Punta Sal & Lancetilla Botanical Garden), Fortaleza San Fernando (in Omoa) and Cataratas Pulhapanzak (in San Buenaventura). There's still lots to do: get outside with Cusuco National Park, examine the collection at Museum of Anthropology and History of San Pedro Sula, take in the architecture and design of Escuela Internacional Sampedrana, and stroll around Parque Infantil Presentacion Centeno.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our San Pedro Sula online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Utila to San Pedro Sula takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. July in San Pedro Sula sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 27°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Copan Ruinas.

Things to do in San Pedro Sula

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Tela, Fortaleza San Fernando, Cataratas Pulhapanzak
Highlights from your plan
Cataratas Pulhapanzak ©
Cataratas Pulhapanzak
Cusuco National Park ©
Cusuco National Park
Fortaleza San Fernando ©
Fortaleza San Fernando

5
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, steep yourself in history at Mayan Ball Court, tour the pleasant surroundings at Macaw Mountain Bird Park & Nature Reserve, and take in the natural beauty of Luna Jaguar Hot Spring.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Copan Ruinas trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from San Pedro Sula to Copan Ruinas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, Copan Ruinas is a bit cooler than San Pedro Sula - with highs of 33°C and lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Gracias.

Things to do in Copan Ruinas

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Mayan Ruins of El Puente
Highlights from your plan
Copan Ruinas ©
Copan Ruinas
Luna Jaguar Hot Spring ©
Luna Jaguar Hot Spring
Macaw Mountain Bird Park & Nature Reserve ©

2
nights
Gracias

Gracias ©
The old colonial town of Gracias boasts some of the Honduras' most important historical buildings, and is the setting of some of its most fascinating stories.
On the 13th (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Montana de Celaque and then don't miss a visit to Fuerte San Cristobal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Catedral, go for a walk through El Cerrito, and then look for gifts at Envasados y Dulces Lorendiana.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Gracias route planner.

Getting from Copan Ruinas to Gracias by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to La Guama.

Things to do in Gracias

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Rosa de Copan
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Montana de Celaque ©
Parque Nacional Montana de Celaque
Envasados y Dulces Lorendiana ©
Envasados y Dulces Lorendiana
Fuerte San Cristobal ©
Fuerte San Cristobal

1
night
La Guama

La Guama ©
On the 15th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Parque Nacional Cerro Azul Meambar and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Yojoa.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our La Guama road trip tool.

Getting from Gracias to La Guama by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. July in La Guama sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Tegucigalpa.

Things to do in La Guama

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Parque Nacional Cerro Azul Meambar ©
Parque Nacional Cerro Azul Meambar

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Tegucigalpa side-trips: Comayagua (El Reloj de la Catedral & The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception). There's still lots to do: stroll around Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park, have fun and explore at Centro Interactivo de Ensenanza CHIMINIKE, examine the collection at Museo para la Identidad Nacional, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de Suyapa.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Tegucigalpa online driving holiday planner.

Getting from La Guama to Tegucigalpa by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. July in Tegucigalpa sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to La Ceiba.

Things to do in Tegucigalpa

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Comayagua
Highlights from your plan
Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park ©
Naciones Unidas El Picacho Park
Parque Nacional La Tigra ©
Parque Nacional La Tigra
Museo para la Identidad Nacional ©
Museo para la Identidad Nacional

3
nights
La Ceiba

La Ceiba ©
The port city of La Ceiba has become known as a party town, with a bustling nightlife district central to its atmosphere.
La Ceiba is known for nature, adventure, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Cayos Cochinos, stroll through Cuero y Salado Wildlife Refuge, engage your brain at Museo Entomologico CURLA - UNAH, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our La Ceiba tour planner.

Drive from Tegucigalpa to La Ceiba in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, La Ceiba is a bit warmer than Tegucigalpa - with highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can catch the ferry to Roatan.

Things to do in La Ceiba

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Pico Bonito National Park
Highlights from your plan
Cayos Cochinos ©
Cayos Cochinos
Pico Bonito National Park ©
Pico Bonito National Park
Cangrejal River ©
Cangrejal River

9
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: head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, tour the pleasant surroundings at West Bay Beach, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and enjoy the sand and surf at Sandy Bay Beach.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Roatan trip maker site.

Traveling by ferry from La Ceiba to Roatan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Roatan

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Little French Key ©
Little French Key
West Bay Beach ©
West Bay Beach

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