Honduras is an exotic, mostly unexplored paradise for travelers of any age, one complete with numerous biological treasures, haunting Maya ruins and some of the best beaches, islands, reefs and scuba diving sites in the western hemisphere.
Major points-of-interest include the Maya ruins at Copan; the Bay Islands and the sunny beaches at Roatan; fifteen national parks and ten biological reserves and the colonial monuments and churches in the capital city of Tegucigalpa, as well as the cities of Comayagua, Gracias, Omoa, Trujillo and Yuscaran.
CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS:
- Electricity: 110/120V, 60Hz
- Times to Travel: Honduras is great to visit any time of the year, with the tourist high season occurring in February and March.
Honduras is a tropical country and has two distinct seasons: wet and dry. The dry season runs from December to April and the rainy period from May to November. At times, during the rainy season, heavy precipitation can cause flooding in the lowlands and mudslides in the mountains, which can impede travel.
Temperature variations are small compared to other parts of the world.
- Bay Islands
- Honduras Airports
- Honduras Beaches
- Honduras Bird Watching
- Honduras Events & Festivals
- Honduras Golfing
- Honduras Tips (Spanish)
- Copan Ruinas
- Island of Utila
- La Ceiba
- Let's Go Honduras
- Macaw Mountain Bird Park/Nature Reserve
- Travel to Honduras
- Unesco World Heritage Sites
PASSPORTS - TRAVEL VISAS - WARNINGS:
|Land Area||111,890 km2|
|Water Area||200 km2|
|Total Area||112,090km2 (#101)|
|Government Type||Presidential Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$43.19 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$5,300|