Managua is the capital city of Nicaragua as well as the department and municipality by the same name. It is the largest city in Nicaragua in terms of population and geographic size. Located on the southwestern shore of Lake Xolotlán or Lake Managua, the city was declared the national capital in 1852. Prior to...
Tela offers the natural beauty of its beaches, its exhuberant tropical vegetation in three distinct areas: Lancetilla Gardens, Punta Sal National Park and Punta Izopo Wildlife Refuge, as well as the cultural experience of the Garifuna Culture.
San Pedro Sula is the tourism gateway to Honduras, due to its proximity to the better developed tourism infrastructure spanning in the North-West of the country, it receives daily flights from major US gateways and South America via Panama.
La Ceiba is the third largest city in Honduras, and is probably the country's most vibrant. A relatively young city, it got its name from a huge Ceiba tree that was next to the beach and provided shade to the workers at the dock and locals during the afternoon.
Copan hosts the southernmost city of the Maya World, and is known as the Paris of the new world in reference to the carefully detailed tri-dimensional sculptures, the highest artistic achievement of the Maya.
Roatan, located between the islands of Utila and Guanaja, is the largest of Honduras' Bay Islands. The island was formerly known as Ruatan and Rattan. It is approximately 77 kilometers (48 mi) long, and less than 8 kilometers (5.0 mi) across at its widest point.