There are many reasons to choose Roatan for your next holiday. The warm weather and beautiful beaches are just two examples. A holiday rental home in Roatan will provide you with all of the comforts of home whilst putting you close to the beach and many popular activities and attractions.
If it has to do with beach, the sand or the water, then you can do it whilst on holiday to Roatan. Swimming, SCUBA diving and deep sea fishing are just a few of the possibilities. Even if you have never gone diving or fishing before, qualified instructors can give you lessons, allowing you to learn a to skill whilst on your holiday. Of course, many visitors are content to just relax on the sand while reading a good book. Other activities in the area include horseback riding. You can even ride right on the sand! Ocean kayaking is also a popular choice. Again, lessons are available as is equipment rental. For a thrilling adventure, consider trying out a zip line where you can soar over the area at a pretty fast clip. Whether you want adventure or just a relaxing holiday, Roatan has it all.
There are plenty of interesting attractions in Roatan. One of the most unique is the Butterfly Garden. Here you can see more than 20 species of butterflies, including many that are found only in Honduras. The whole family will enjoy a visit to the Institute of Marine Sciences where one of the highlights is the dolphin show. For a totally unforgettable adventure, take a ride on a submarine. You’ll get a fish’s eye view of the water around Roatan during a ride that will last from one half hour to four hours. You may visit underwater canyons or a shipwreck, depending on which tour you select. The Iguana Farm is home to more than 2700 iguanas. There are many varieties and visitors to this attraction are sure to learn a lot about these fascinating creatures.
The weather in Roatan really only needs a one word description: warm. No matter when you visit, you will find warm weather that is perfect for the many outdoor activities that are so popular in the area. The annual average temperature is about 27° C. During the summer it gets even warmer with highs of about 31° C. During the winter months, the nights are slightly cooler when temperatures dip to about 23° C. The rainy season lasts from October to February, but even during that time the rain comes in short bursts and will not usually ruin your day’s activities.
Roatan Airport (RTB) is right in the city. Some travellers fly into Guanaja Airport (GJA), which is about 67 km away.