Copanis an undoubted highlight of Honduras and one of the finest sites of the Mayan world. It is considered to be the ‘Paris’ of Mayan cities with superb quality statues, carvings and decorative features making it the artistic capital. Copan marks the southern limit of Mayan dominance and is therefore the only site of note within Honduras.
Pico Bonito is a huge rainforest reserve covering a mountain range with elevations ranging from sea level up to 2,435metres. The park is full of rivers, waterfalls amid lush tropical vegetation and is an excellent location for hiking, bird watching, rafting and enjoying the abundant wildlife.
Located in amongst the second longest barrier reef in the world the Bay Islands are, for many, the main reason for visiting Honduras. Its spectacular coral-reef systems are home to some 96% of all species of marine life known to inhabit the Caribbean! Clear and calm waters with an average temperature of 28 degrees make viewing easy and pleasant.
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