Are you traveling to or from the Bay Islands and wondering why stop in La Ceiba?
Most people don’t even consider stopping in La Ceiba on their way to or from the Bay Islands. Most do not even ask themselves the question: why stop in La Ceiba? They simply take it for granted that there is nothing to do or see in La Ceiba. The reality is that as you drive through the city towards the port terminal, which is the most popular tourist spot in town, you will not see anything that calls your attention to even ask yourself why stop in La Ceiba!
The truth is that if you look just below the skin, you will find that there are many reasons why you should consider stopping in La Ceiba a few days while on your journey through Honduras. The reality is that you will find many good positive answers to the question: why stop in La Ceiba?
La Ceiba offers the best adventure sports in Central America. You can enjoy some of the best white water rafting in Central America; as well as canyoneering and rappelling down lush tropical waterfalls. There are several zip line canopy tours that will allow you to glide through the magnificent tropical rain forests and jungles of Honduras. You can also explore hot springs, hidden deep in the jungles, visit magnificent the Caribbean islands of Cayos Cochinos, also known as the Hog Keys, just off the coast, or immerse yourself in the exotic Garifuna culture by visiting one of the Garifuna villages on the coast of La Ceiba.
Best of all, you will find that there some truly spectacular small hotels and resorts, that are intimate, offer high standards of service at a reasonable prices and will put you in touch with nature. Perhaps the best area around La Ceiba where you should consider staying is the Cangrejal River Valley, which is a truly scenic and beautiful area with many activities to enjoy. Here, in the Cangrejal River Valley you will find La Villa de Soledad B&B, recently distinguished by Tripadvisor as the number one bed and breakfast and inn in Honduras!
Do yourself a favor when traveling towards the Bay Islands, ask yourself why stop in La Ceiba and research the answers, you will find that it just might turn into one of the highlights of your trip through Central America!