If you are looking for the perfect destination filled with ample surprises and a vast majority of attractions, Honduras is the right place for you. Filled with a variety of dive spots, magical Maya ruins and endless wildlife rich jungles, there is plenty of adventure waiting for you. If that does not appeal to you, the beautiful scenery will take you on a mesmerizing journey.
Puerto Cortes is the destination to begin your journey with. This port city has plenty of activities to indulge in, making it the perfect place to catch an adventure before you head to your next destination of Tela. This charming old city with its beautiful coastline makes for a perfect scenic view. Don’t forget to visit the largest humid tropical botanical garden here before you make your way to the next destination. La Ceiba is the perfect place to visit especially for its great beaches. You can even take a ferry to the local Bay Islands for its dive sites if you want. The other places that you must also visit are Tegucigalpa and Copan Ruinas. Tegucigalpa is the capital city of the country and is also home to several architectural structures and a few museums. In addition to this, its splendid scenery is worth visiting. The beautiful cobblestone adorned pathways along with several white adobe buildings make Copan Ruinas a perfect place to visit.
Honduras is known for its exceptional attractions and adventure spots, so there is plenty to explore here. A must visit is the Copan, which is home to the archaeological remnants of the Maya civilization and various other cultural civilizations. Apart from this, there are plenty of national parks and reserves that are a must visit. They include the Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve, Pico Bonito National Park and the La Tigra National Park. Nature lovers can take great pleasure in exploring and experiencing the different attractions here. Historical enthusiasts must visit the chapel dedicated to the iconic Virgin of Suyapa, which has contributed to several miracles making it a popular pilgrimage spot.
With its strong cultural influence, the cuisines found here bear strong roots to the civilization that has thrived here since ancient times. Amongst all the meals, the plato tipico is the most popular choice. Do try the popular baleadas which is best served with mantequilla. For a quick snack, you can opt for the tacos and enchiladas which come with a stuffing from the local staples. You can pair your meal with the locally brewed beer or rum. For those who want to opt for a nonalcoholic beverage, the coffee and licuados make for an excellent choice.
With a wide range of beaches, jungles and national parks, there are plenty of activities to do here. You can explore the local jungle waterfalls with a hike or even go night trekking. The jungles are perfect for hiking apart from zip lining over the jungle canopy. At the coastal areas, you must go deep sea diving and explore the exquisite and wonderful coral reef. Apart from that, you can go swimming or kayaking here.
With so many opportunities here, there are plenty of activities to indulge in. But many a times, you will be faced with an eventuality that can harm your trip or even your safety. The best way to be well prepared in such events is to have a safety net. Flexicover, with its range of single trip travel insurance, multi-trip travel insurance, gap-year travel insurance and many other covers, ensures that you are well equipped for every eventuality.
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