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Early Bird Fishing Charters in Roatan Honduras – Package Deal

Early Bird Fishing Charters in Roatan Honduras – Package Deal

Early Bird Fishing Charters offers you a wide variety of tours in and out of Roatan. Within the tours offered, you can explore Roatan and Utila, the area of mangroves visit, dofphins in Cayos Cochinos and enjoy sport fishing on the open seas of Honduras.

Bay Islands Scuba Diving

Bay Islands Scuba Diving

The Bay Islands are a little known area of the Caribbean, but a classic location for recreational scuba diving. The Bay Islands are steadily gaining recognition with the world-wide diving establishment and it is no wonder; with whale sharks, seafans, and the second largest barrier reef in the world, scuba divers are kept in awe, […]

Traditional Honduran Food – Machuca

Traditional Honduran Food – Machuca

Tornabe, Triunfo de la Cruz, Punta Gorda, Miami, Chachahuate, Limon, Sambo Creek, and every other Garifuna village in Central America will be transformed from sleepy fishing villages to jam packed beach parties on April 12th. April 12th is Garifuna Day, we’ll be celebrating 216 years of Garifuna culture in Central America. We felt it was appropriate, […]

Cayos Cochinos

Cayos Cochinos

Aerial view of Cayos Cochinos A lovely set of two small islands and 11 cays, Cayos Cochinos, also referred to as the Hog Cays, are a true Caribbean paradise. Politically the islands belong to the department of the Bay Islands, however, they are closer and easier to get to from La Ceiba that they are […]

Vacation in Cayos Cochinos

Vacation in Cayos Cochinos

If there’s one thing you must see when vacationing in Honduras, it’s Cayos Cochinos, also known as the Pig Keys or Hog Islands. Getting to these islands is an hour long boat ride from Sambo Creek and once you’re there, you will never want to leave. You can stay on several of the islands with […]

Vistas of Cayos Cochinos

Vistas of Cayos Cochinos

Wildlife of Cayos Cochinos

Wildlife of Cayos Cochinos

When most people come to visit Cayos Cochinos, they go underwater to see the wildlife surrounding the reef. However, although small islands, the larger islands of Cayos Cochinos (Cayo Mayor and Cayo Menor) host an array of stunning wildlife found no where else in the world. The rosy boa and jamo (Ctenosaura melanosterna) have found […]

Mangrove Coast of Cayos Cochinos

Mangrove Coast of Cayos Cochinos

Red mangroves are the iconic tree of the Honduras coast. Their deep roots help lock in the sands that are constantly weathered by tides. These important trees also provide critical habitat for spawning fish and custraceans which supply food sources for the reef fish that feed the Garifuna communities of Eastend and Chachuate. When hurricane […]

Garifuna Fishermen of Cayos Cochinos

Garifuna Fishermen of Cayos Cochinos

Cayos Cochinos, also known as the Pig Keys or Hog Islands, is one of the best kept secrets of Honduras. Small islands surrounded by coral barrier reef emerge from the crystal clear water. The diversity of fish species is incredible and the Garifuna culture which thrive on the islands have set their roots on the […]