This trip travels through the less-visited countries of Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua to discover colourful towns, landscapes dotted with lakes and volcanoes, and the Unesco heritage ruins of Copan.
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Fly via the USA to San Pedro Sula and stay overnight at Hotel Casa del Arbol Galerias. (N)
Transfer to Copan for a 3-night stay at Marina Copan. Take guided tours of the Mayan ruins and museum and visit Finca el Cisne, a family run coffee and cardamom plantation and working cattle ranch. (B)
Transfer by road to small artistic town of Concepcion de Ataco on the Route of the Flowers in El Salvador, via the shrine of the Black Virgin in Esquipulas, Guatemala, and the Salvadorean towns of Metapán and Santa Ana. Stay for 2 nights at Hotel Misión de Angeles. Full day tour to explore lakes and volcanoes of the scenic Flowers Route. (B)
Transfer by road to Suchitoto in El Salvador, with a stop en-route at La Joya de Ceren archaeological site. Optional visit to the village of La Mora and take a walking tour to learn about the civil war. Afternoon walking tour of charming Suchitoto and overnight stay at Los Almendros de San Lorenzo. (Option to add an additional night stay in Suchitoto). (B)
Transfer to Managua for the flight to London via the USA, arriving next day. (B)
Travel to the mountain town of Perquin. Visit the Museum of the Salvadorean Revolution and the village of El Mozote to learn about the history of the civil war. Continue to the port town of La Union for an overnight stay at Comfort Inn Real La Union. (B, L, D)
Early transfer to the port and travel by boat across the Gulf of Fonseca to Potosi in Nicaragua. Continue by road to the artistic colonial city of Leon. Stay at El Convento for 2 nights. Take a city tour, visit the ruins of Old Leon and the San Jacinto geothermal springs. (B)
Explore the mangroves of the Juan Venado nature reserve, then transfer by road to the delightful lakeside city of Granada. Stay at Dario Hotel. Take a morning nature hike on the Mombacho volcano. Optional excursions include a city tour, a full day visit to Ometepe Island or an evening visit to see the glowing lava of the Masaya volcano. (B),
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This is a suggested itinerary, which can be tailored to suit your needs. Prices, based on two people travelling and sharing a twin-room, are intended as a guideline only and will vary according to time of year.
Add a visit to the Pico Bonito National Park in Honduras or extend with a stay on the Pacific coast in southern Nicaragua, at a property such as Morgan's Rock ecolodge, and spend time relaxing on the beach, taking nature walks or fishing trips. Enroute add a full day visit or overnight stay on the beautiful island of Ometepe on Lake Nicaragua.
You may choose to extend your time in any of the countries or tailor your itinerary further to combine with other Central American countries. Please refer to our tailor-made section, the Grand Tour of Central America itinerary, or inquire for further details on hotels, prices and extension options.
This tour is based in 3-and 4-star accommodation.
can be taken privately on a date that suits
you, for which guideline prices are shown.
Alternatively, it can be tailored to your exact
requirements. Please call 020 3627 3097 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
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BAK2018: 13 Nights
The site at Copan flourished from 5th century to 9th century AD and is widely regarded a...
San Pedro Sula lies in the north-west of the country, in the Valley of Sula, close to th...