How do you get from Roatan to Cayos Cochinos?
We send a 38 ft Luxury Yacht or a 600 HP speedboat from Roatan to the deserted islands of Cayos Cochinos (Honduras) every Wednesday & Friday. Cayos Cochinos is a world renowned marine reserve and UNESCO world heritage site located an hour from Roatan. The reef is military protected and visits to this aquatic paradise are controlled to ensure its preservation. The 13 tiny cays have also been the site for the TV show Survivor Italy.
The islands are home to a small indigenous tribe of 100 people who live in huts on a 400 ft island and survive of rain water and fresh fish. The tour departs from the West End & West Bay and includes lunch in the village, 2 snorkel stops and open bar. Overnight trips to Cayos Cochinos available.
Fishing in Roatan:
For fishing enthusiasts we offer professional Roatan deep sea fishing for either 4 or 8 hours. The boat is fully equipped with outriggers, penn reels, satellite navigation and our experienced captain will take you to sea mounts and other prime fishing spots in Roatan where they find Marlin, Wahoo, Tuna and Mahi Mahi. You can also charter the boat for island tours, whale shark expeditions in Utila, party cruises.
The Best Tours in Roatan:
Besides boat trips we also offer swimming with dolphins, scuba diving, snorkeling tours in West Bay, beach horse back riding, ziplining and many more...
Weddings and groups in Roatan:
Our friendly staff can help you plan group trips to Roatan. We have helped large & small groups plan corporate events, weddings, cruise ship excursions and student trips. We would be happy to answer any of your questions, Contact us: email@example.com!
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Diving and snorkeling in Roatan:
Roatan is home to the world best coral reef for snorkeling and diving. The best snorkel sites in Roatan are spookey chanel, the West End wall and Texas. The best dive sites on the island are Marys place, hole in the wall and blue chanel. There are over 40 dive shops on the island with the 4 best dive shops in Roatan being: West End Divers, Bananarama, Coconut Tree dive shop, Infinity Divers. You can buy dive gear in Roatan at the Mares shop loacted in the West End or Cressi gear through West Bay divers (West Bay). It is also very easy to rent snorkel equipment in West Bay Beach which is the best beach in Roatan.
Roatan Cruise Ships:
Roatan receives the majority of tourists from cruise ship visitors from Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Princess Cruise lines with ports located in Coxen Hole (Port of Roatan) and French Harbour (Mahogany Bay). The busiest cruise ship days in Roatan are Wednesdays and Thursdays with up to 4 ships in each day, you can check the Roatan cruise ship schedule for more details. Roatan cruise ship busy season runs from November til April.
Roatan Hotels and Resorts:
Tourism is primarily located in the West End, West Bay and Sandy Bay with the largest resorts in West Bay being Mayan Princess, Henry Morgan, Paradise Resorts, Infinity Bay, Fosters, Las Rocas and West Bay Lodge. Other large resorts in Roatan are Pristine Bay, Clarion Suites, Anthonys Key and Barefoot Cay, Mayoka Lodge, Key Hole Bay.
Roatan Excursions and Tours:
Roatan offers numerous tours and excursions such as horseback riding, dolphin encounters, dune buggys ziplining, glass bottom boats, Cayos Cochinos, Whale Shark expeditions in Utila, shark dives, snorkel trips to Pigeon cay. The most popular tours in Roatan are the Dolphin Snorkel at Anthonys Key, Ziplining through the canopy and boat trips to the deserted islands of Cayos Cochinos.
Roatan Boat and Yacht Charters:
You can charter a boat, yacht or sail boat in Roatan very easily. Renting a boat allows you to explore the islands and reefs on your own terms. Boat charters range in price from $300-$800 for half day (4 hours) and $600 to $1600 for full day (8 hours). Boats range in size from 10 ft water taxis which leave the West End and West Bay to mid sized boats (around 30 ft) which are good for groups of 12 or less to Luxury Yachts and Catamarans (50 ft and above) which are suited for large groups and high end clientele.
Deep sea fishing in Roatan is quickly becoming one of the most popular tours on the island due to the deep waters, underwater sea mounts and great fishing. You typically catch Tuna, baracuda, Wahoo and Mahi Mahi, Grouper and snapper when deep sea and bottom fishing. September is Marlin Season and hosts the Roatan International Fishing Tournament where participants come from all over the world to catch the biggest Marlin. You can either charter a boat or be paired up with other fisherman through us. Roatan also has great fly fishing and flats fishing for bone fish and permit. Fly fishing should be done with an experienced guide and is best on the flats on the East End of the island or in the mangroves of Palmetto bay. You can also spearfish lionfish in Roatan. Contact us for details!
Cayos Cochinos Information:
Cayos Cochinos is an ecological wonder of the world, a UNESCO world heritage site and the film site for Survivor Italy, France and Spain. Cayos Cochinos is made up of 13 small cays and two large island (Cayos Menor and Cayo Grande). The marine park is protected by the Honduran military to preserve its amazing marine life. The Smithsonian has a permanent research station to study the life out there. Diving in Cayos Cochinos is possible through 2 dive shops on the island and snorkeling is easily accessible on the reefs of Cayos Cochinos. They also have the Garifuna Village of Chachahuate which has 100 villagers who live in huts and survive of rain water and fish they catch.