Welcome to Bay Islands
Spectacular diving and snorkeling draw visitors from around the world to the three Bay Islands (Islas de la Bahía) – Roatán, Utila and Guanaja – located between 25km and 50km off the north coast of Honduras. Their reefs are part of the second-largest barrier reef in the world, and teem with fish, coral, sponges, rays, sea turtles and even whale sharks.Diving here is very affordable, but lodging and food on the... Read More
Top experiences in Bay Islands
Bay Islands activities
Roatan Shore Excursion: Zip 'n' Dip Canopy Tour
Upon leaving the port in Roatan, you'll be met by your guide and taken up to the zipline course in a 14-passenger air-conditioned minivan. Safety is the number one priority on this activity, and you'll be briefed by trained professionals on how to use the zipline equipment and how to move across the cables. Then it's time for the adventure to begin! The course is approximately 1.8 miles (3 km) long and consists of 15 individual ziplines that connect to 16 platforms. Imagine the feeling of racing from platform to platform, with a bird's-eye view of Roatan's lush tropical rainforest. After your ziplining tour, you'll probably want to cool off a bit, so you'll head down to a beach to enjoy the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean Sea. Enjoy some free time swimming or relaxing on the beach before your guide takes you back to the cruise ship port. Worry-free Shore Excursion: We will ensure your timely return to the port for this activity. In the extreme unlikely event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Roatan Shore Excursion: Hanging Bridges Eco Tour and Beach Break
When your cruise ship docks, your guide will transfer your small group to Roatan Island’s tropical jungle to begin your leisurely eco-walk through the Caribbean forest canopy. Stroll along paved pathways, up wooden steps and across eight uniquely designed suspension bridges – varying in length from 150 to 200 feet (45 to 60 meters). Take in the amazing views from 20 to 85 feet (6 to 26 meters) above the ground as you learn about Roatan’s flora and fauna from your guide. Keep an eye out for small, well-camouflaged creatures of the Western Caribbean, such as birds, lizards and iguanas amid the tropical flowers, fruit trees and ‘Tarzan’ vines. Your guide will point out the celebrated Gumalimba tree that sways softly in the breeze amid 28 acres of lush Roatan tropical island vegetation. After approximately one hour on your eco-walk, transfer to West Bay Beach for two to three hours of fun in the sun with your small group (duration determined by your ship’s departure time). Sip your complimentary drink under a palm tree and stroll along the shore, swim in the Caribbean Sea or simply stretch out on the sand. Beach chairs and snorkel gear are available for rent, along with food and additional drinks for purchase at the nearby restaurant and beach bar. When your guide transports your small group back to the Roatan cruise port, you’ll have a bit of paradise to take back with you!Worry-free Shore ExcursionWe will ensure your timely return to your cruise port in Roatan for this activity. In the event your ship has departed, we will arrange for transportation to the next port-of-call. If your ship is delayed and you are unable to attend this activity, your money will be refunded. See our terms and conditions for full details.
Roatan Zip Dip, Beaches and Monkey Park
Even if this is your first time, you have no need to worry. Not only do we provide transportation to and from the day’s activities, but our experts will walk you through every step so that you can enjoy this amazing opportunity. This particular zip line tour takes you through the highest and largest set of zip lines in Honduras.There are well over 7000 feet in this zip line course, with 23 platforms and four hiking trails. That covers the entire ranch. The exhilarating rush of flying past trees at an amazing speed is an unforgettable moment. This tour is great for all ages and we accept anyone from beginners to lifelong thrill seekers. We'll make sure you are absolutely comfortable and safe so you can have the time of your life.After your heart pumping zip line ride, you can enjoy an up close encounter with the monkeys and take pictures with them after all of the fun activities we will take a drive down to see Roatan's amazing beaches. The water is warm and it gives you the opportunity to relax from the day’s activities. Partake in this chance to do something amazing on your fabulous vacation.Keep in mind that we will make sure and get you back one hour before your ship is scheduled to leave.
Shore Excursion: West Bay Beach with Lunch
Arrive in Roatan and upon disembarking, the staff will be waiting for you to take you to the famous West Bay Beach, considered top ten beach in the world.Upon arrival you will be able to enjoy your private lounger, while basking in the sun or soaking in the Caribbean Sea. Why not take a swim and explore the wonders that West Bay Beach and Roatan has to offer.Once you are ready, enjoy a relaxed lunch at Cayuco Beach Bar and take advantage of the Hotel's facility, choose from either a Cheese Burger, Club Sandwich or Quesadilla and enjoy. Take a dip in our pool or simply snooze away on our loungers.
Roatan Private Tour: Shopping, Sightseeing and Beach Tour
Enjoy a fully customizable day while in port in Roatan! This tour is all about you, so you can customize the itinerary along with the help of your guide. Shopping, sightseeing and beach time are included, but you dictate where and when! We'll recommend other must-see attractions in Roatan to help you build the day of your dreams. If you wish to snorkel, you can either bring your own gear or rent some at the beach. Entrance fees are in addition your private tour, and are payable directly to each business.
Zipline, Monkey and Parrot watching plus Beach Res
With Roatan's Original Zip-N-Dip, the tour will start when you meet your Zip-N-Dip guide one hour after your ship's scheduled arrival time, and you head to the zipline canopy area. As a special bonus, while visiting the canopy area, you have the option to enjoy free guided access to see monkeys, sloths, scarlet macaws and native island animals. For those wishing to skip the zipline portion, choose the Skip-the-Zip option when booking. After your zipline adventure and optional animal visit, you will be transported to the beautiful white-sand West Bay Beach, where you can rent snorkel equipment, kayaks, canoes, jet skis, as well as find lots of great places to eat and drink or just kick back and relax, swim and enjoy. Protected by the offshore reef, this is a wonderful sea grass and rock-free beach with powder-soft sand unlike any other beach on Roatan, and it is groomed and maintained daily. You will kick back at Bananarama Beach Resort with a beach lounger (access to shade, as needed), restroom/changing area and fresh water shower access.