Beach, Nature, Garifuna Culture, laid back
On this tour you'll enjoy the beautiful beaches of Tela Bay about 1. 5 hrs from San Pedro Sula this old Banana town.
a) Lancetilla Botanical Garden: One the largest botanical gardens in the continent is located in Tela, where once the research point of the United Fruit Company, you may have the change for birding and discover the exotic flora of the place.
b) Punta Sal: Also called Jeanette Kawas Park in honor of the brave environmentalist who died protecting this piece of heaven, you can hike, snorkel, and rest.
"I'm hiking on a silent trail after 45 minutes of boat ride, I'm impressed of the beauty of the tropical nature, suddenly the calling of a howler monkey appears to break the quite scene full of life, later on I'm enjoying of an awesome beach and a Garifuna lady is preparing a fried fish with rice and beans, what else can I ask?"
Day#1: We'll pick you up at San Pedro Sula airport and we'll travel to Tela is about 1.5 hrs and check in to Hotel y Villas Telamar www.hoteltelamar.com.
Day #2: We'll visit Jeanette Kawas National Park also known as Punta Sal, we'll take a 45 minute boat ride then we'll hike through the tropical forest after that we'll have a tradictional lunch at a Garifuna community, we'll rest and be ready to come back to the bay at 2.00pm.
Day#3: We'll visit Lancetilla Botanical Garden for a short hike then you have free time to relax on the beach.
Day#4: Shuttle to the airport.
Mainly weekends but during week days( Monday-Thursday) are actually no tourist around and beaches are empty ( good tip).
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: We can pick you at the airport, also we have to take boat rides if you decide to take one of the wild life tours.
End location: We can drop you at the airport.
Duration: 3 days
Weather is the main factor that might affect the tour
Hiking on trails, Boat and transport using a van.
a) Transport for 3 days
b) Hotel for 3 days
c) Tour to Jeanette Kawas National Park of Tropical Forest.
d) Entrance to Lancetilla Botanical Garden.
e) Meals at the resort.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
1000 Lempira - You need this amount in order to cover your meals is about Lp-1000 for Taxes.
Lunch and dinner.