The Bay Islands honduras vacation

Even though English is widely spoken: thanks to its history as a British colony, The Bay Islands also known as Islas de la Bahia, are a department of Honduras. The largest of the eight islands are Roatan, Utila and Guanaja. The chain also boasts some of the most affordable real estate in the region, good to know as you just might never go home again.


Vacation on the Beaches

bay islands turquoise bay beachPaya Bay

If you want to get away from the hustle of downtown, then this secluded bay is what you’re looking for. With is gorgeous white side and calm ocean, this is the ideal place for an afternoon nap or a bit of kayaking.


West Bay Beach

bay islands turquoise bay beach

This beach can get quite crowded so keep that in mind. But the initial discomfort may well be worth this gorgeous expanse of white sand.


West Bay Tours (Roatan)

Whether you are looking to rent a yacht, go on deep sea fishing or cruise leisurely around the islands. West Bay Tours can fulfill your needs.


The Iguana Reserve Bay Islands

bay islands under waterArch’s Iguana and Marine Park located on Roatan is home to hundreds of iguanas. It’s guaranteed to be one of the creepiest things you’ll ever see.


Places to Stay during Vacation

  • Tranquilseas Eco Lodge and Dive Center
  • Blue Bahia Resort
  • Paya Bay Resort
  • Barefoot Cay
  • Parrot Tree Plantation
  • Palmetto Bay Plantation


bay islands RoatanGood Eats and Drinks

  • La Sirena de Camp Bay
  • Sundowners
  • The Buena Vida
  • Blue Bahia Beach Grill
  • Trattoria da Piero at Las Rocas Resort


Getting to The Bay Islands

Getting to The Bay Islands is quite easy: search flights, book flight, get on flight! (Direct flights from the US are available to Roatan.


bay islands GuanajaTraveling Between Islands

Small aircrafts and Ferries traverse the islands regularly.


Best Time to visit

December-February is peak season. May-June if you’re looking to avoid crowds.


bay islands paradise beachGeneral Travel Tips

ŸContact your mobile phone service provider about roaming charges.

Don’t forget your prescriptions

The National currency of Honduras is the Lempira but the US dollar is widely accepted.


For More information Contact

Honduran Tourism Institute:
Col. San Carlos, Bldg Europa PO Box No. 3261 Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
Tels (504) 2222-2124 –



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