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White beaches fringed by the world's second-largest barrier reef, jungle-covered mountains cut by raftable white-water rivers and home to an astounding number of bird species, exquisite Maya ruins, colonial, cobblestone villages, fresh seafood grilled on the beach…Yes, all this is found in Honduras, a country often hurried through or avoided entirely due to its dangerous image.


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Dive into Honduras and explore its preserved Maya sites, incredible wildlife, culture and nightlife with our guide to getting the best out of your trip.

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Things to Know

Honduras is a place of immense beauty and diversity, but traveling here does require some forethought and on-the-ground know-how.

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The second-largest country in Central America, Honduras is a sprawl of mountains, islands, coastal plains and tropical lowlands. Here's how to get around.

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Visa Requirements

Honduras has a wealth of attractions awaiting you, so don't allow visa drama to delay your trip. Find out if you need one and how to get it.

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Money and Costs

Wonderfully intact Maya ruins and reef-fringed tropical islands are just two of the many attractions in Honduras. Here's how to enjoy it all on a budget.

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Traveling with Kids

Discover the top 6 things to do in Honduras with kids, from exploring ancient ruins to beach adventures. Here's how to visit with tots in tow.

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Best Road Trips

Rugged and raw Honduras has incredible landscapes and vibrant cities waiting to be discovered on a road trip. Start planning now with our 5 favorites.

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