6 days in Copan Ruinas & Guatemala Itinerary

6 days in Copan Ruinas & Guatemala Itinerary

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6 days in Copan Ruinas & Guatemala Itinerary

Start: San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Drive:  3​h
1
Copan Ruinas, Honduras
— 2 nights
shuttle:  5​h
2
Antigua, Guatemala
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: San Pedro Sula, Honduras

2
nights
Copan Ruinas, Honduras

Copan Ruinas ©
The colorful, cultural town of Copan boasts attractions old and new, manmade and natural.
You've now added Luna Jaguar Hot Spring to your itinerary. On the 27th (Fri), stop by Cafe San Rafael.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Copan Ruinas tour itinerary website .

San Pedro Sula to Copan Ruinas is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from San Pedro Sula in September, with highs in Copan Ruinas at 33°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Antigua.

Things to do in Copan Ruinas

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mayan Ball Court ©
Mayan Ball Court
Museo de Arqueologia ©
Museo de Arqueologia
Luna Jaguar Hot Spring ©
Luna Jaguar Hot Spring

3
nights
Antigua, Guatemala

Antigua ©
The former capital of Guatemala and a World Heritage Site, Antigua retains its colonial charm and remains one of the most visited destinations in the country.
You've added Tabacos y Vinos, Convento de las Capuchinas, Antigua Coffee Tour, and other attractions to your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as La Azotea and Catedral de San Jose. Get outdoors at Volcán Pacaya and Finca El Pilar. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Convento Santa Clara, get engrossed in the history at Casa Santo Domingo Museums, and make a trip to San Jose El Viejo.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Antigua trip itinerary maker app .

You can take a shuttle from Copan Ruinas to Antigua in 5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Copan Ruinas in September; daily highs in Antigua reach 28°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Antigua

Parks Historic Sites Trails

Side Trip

La Azotea
Highlights from your plan
Volcán Pacaya ©
Volcán Pacaya
Convento Santa Clara ©
Convento Santa Clara
La Recoleccion ©
La Recoleccion

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