The first call to the Banana Coast will be Nov. 19, 2014, followed by Silversea Cruises’ Silver Cloud on Dec. 17, 2014. Shore excursions are planned to offer something for everyone, including cultural, historical and soft-adventure and eco-tour trips.
Capiro and Calentura National Park has many small waterfalls and crystal clear creeks that flow down towards the bay.
Incomparable natural beauty is yours to discover at some of Honduras’ most pristine beaches with costal coral reefs and views of the open sea. Among the best of Trujillo’s beaches are the airport beach (where you can find several restaurants), the beach by Campamento Cabins and Restaurant (which has a pool, infant play area and great seafood [...]
There are several pleasant day hikes that you can make from town. The CAPIRO/CALENTURA National Park offers panoramic views of Trujillo Bay, the Aguan Valley and the nearby Bay Islands. To get to the peak of the mountain, follow the dirt road that passes by Hotel Villas Brinkley, upwards for roughly three hours. Get an early start [...]
Barrios Cristales is the corner of Trujillo that never sleeps. It’s home to the local Garifuna culture which is well known for its unique dances, food and traditions. Every second Sunday of the month there is a traditional Garifuna mass in theSan Juan Bautista church at 6:30 p.m. You can buy a wide variety of Garifuna artisan items [...]
The oldest, most historic port town of the Honduran Caribbean coast. Bathed in miles of beautiful white sand beaches and natural hot springs, Trujillo is home to the native Garifuna, Miskito and Pech cultures; enveloped by the raw and exotic beauty of the Capiro-Calentura National Park and the Guaimoreto Lagoon Wildlife Reserve. Trujillo is a hidden treasure waiting [...]
Christopher Columbus landed in the neighborhood of Trujillo in 1502, during his fourth and last trip to the Americas. Its geographic surroundings with one of the largest and deepest bays in Central America made it an important port during Colonial times. Founded the 18th of May of 1525 by the Spaniard Juan de Medina. The [...]
Trujillo…spending a day there. Did some research, forgot about the Mennonite use of termites-here they live in nests in trees & Mennonites collect these, very excellent feed for chickens & totally organic! Huge ranches along the way-palm oil palms, bananas, & cattle. This bus only goes to Tocoa (3 hrs) where we change to next [...]