Northern Central America - MotoGuides

Northern Central America
$ 2294 per person
3 - 10 people
8 Days
Tela, Honduras
Honduras / guatamala / el salvador
Experience Central America via motorcycle, the best possible method of transportation for getting in touch with any land and culture. This guided tour explores some of the most amazing landscapes in northern Central America. This tour offers a bit of everything for any eco-adventurer. This 8 day long trip will be packed with mountains, forests, beautiful beaches and local experiences you will only find with Garifuna Tours. Make the most of your trip to Central America with this exceptional motorcycle holiday offering.
Day 1: Arrive in Tela
After arriving in the San Pedro Sula International Airport, Garifuna Tours staff will pick you up at the airport and bring you to the Hotel at Tela, North Cost of Honduras. Depending on what time in the day you arrive, we will meet to sort out paperwork and prepare the bikes. A group briefing meeting will be arranged once the last rider has arrived.

Tonights Accommodation: Maya Vista Hotel
Day 2: Tela
We start the day with a ride to Garifuna Villages Triunfo and spend the afternoon at Los Micos. It's only a 30 minute ride to the Garifuna Village of Triunfo de la Cruiz, one of the biggest villages in the country. After arriving at the Punta Izopo National Park, we'll spend some time kayaking through the Plátano River, scanning our surroundings for monkeys, crocodiles and many other wildlife species along the river.

For lunch, we'll hop back on the bikes for a cruise to a local restaurant for a typical meal prepared by Garifunas. After lunch we'll visit another village, Miami; one of the smaller ones in the country. On one side we'll have spectacular views of the ocean. The other shines Micos Lagoon. This area is part of the Jeannette Kawas National Park.

Tonights Accommodation: Maya Vista Hotel
Day 3: Tela - Copan
After breakfast around 8:00am, we'll ride out to the Copan Ruins. This will be about 4 and a half hours ride among several cities of Honduras, each showing some nice mountain views. We’ll be there just in time for a typical Honduras lunch. In the afternoon we take a small ride to the Mayan Ruins just a few minutes from the Hotel. A bilingual expert guide will walk us among the magnificent Ruins, explaining their history and Culture. We get back to the city where you’ll have extra time to explore the area.

Tonights Accommodation: Casa Café Hotel
Day 4: Copan - Suchitoto
Today we will have the opportunity to see an authentic cigar shop. It will be about 1 hour and a half hour to Santa Rosa de Copan to visit the local cigar factory where we will experience first hand the entire process of manufacturing cigars. Honduras cigars are known for being among the best around the world. We will continue our journey to Suchitoto, another 2 and a half hours of riding, crossing the Honduras and El Salvador border. Suchitoto is a very nice colonial city, and you will have plenty of extra time to explore.

Tonights Accommodation: Los Almendros Hotel
Day 5: Suchitoto - Antigua, Guatemala
Today we ride the Salvadorian Coast up to Antigua, Guatemala. This will be more than 4 hours of riding. While still in El Salvador, we’ll drive along the west coast with a nice view to the Pacific Ocean. We’ll cross the El Salvador and Guatemala boarders to continue our way to Antigua Guatemala, the most famous city of the country. In the afternoon we’ll have some time to explore the colonial city.

Tonights Accommodation: Casa Bella Boutique Hotel
Day 6: Antigua - Livingston
Today's main destinations are Rio Dulce and Livingstone. The ride is around 4 and a half hours from Antigua to Rio Dulce, with nice views from the Guatemala roads. Once in Rio Dulce we leave our bikes and move by boat to Livingston, the only Garifuna village in Guatemala. Here we will have a magnificent view of the Caribbean.

Tonights Accommodation: Villa Caribe Hotel
Day 7: Livingston - Tela
This afternoon we head back to Tela. But first, we enjoy breakfast, hop back on a boat and head to the main land. We'll grab our bikes and move back to Honduras, where we once again cross the boarders and on our way to Omoa, Castillo San Fernando. Here we’ll visit the famous castle, which is known for being robbed by pirates many years ago. After lunch we ride about 5 hours to Tela.

Tonights Accommodation: Maya Vista Hotel
- Tour distance approximately: 1400 km
Garifuna Tours began operations in 1994 to provide fun, safe and educational tours of the diverse nationally protected North Coast Ocean and Jungle River Parks. Thousands of satisfied customers later, we proudly offer our services with total confidence, knowing that we will provide you or your group with the best in quality guide service. As the unique leaders in trips on the Caribbean North Coast of Honduras, we at Garifuna Tours offer specialist eco-adventure tours to a variety of National P...

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