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Island, the largest ofthe Bay Islands
in Honduras, with Utila and Guanaja as sister islands. Roatan
Island is 36 miles long, less than 1 mile wide at its widest point
and is located 30 miles off the Honduran coast.
The main town on Roatan is Coxen Hole, which is the location for the Islands Municipal and government department levels and has the largest number of inhabitants. Other important towns include French Harbor, West End, West Bay, Punta Gorda and Oak Ridge.
Roatan Island consists of hills covered by lush vegetation with spectacular vista views of its many white sand beach's fringed by coconut trees. The crystal clear water of the Caribbean offers untold numbers of tropical fish and larger reef creatures .It's barrier reef is the second largest in the world with large varieties of coral, sponges of different colors, coral caves, amazing slopes, sheered walls and wrecks to explore. The Bay Islands are a popular destination for tourists wishing to Dive, snorkel and try new water sports.
For the land lovers, Roatan offers attractions for everyone. From ziplines, monkey/bird parks, Iguana parks, botanical gardens, butterfly gardens, horseback riding, exploring and of course, souvenir shopping.
Roatan has an international airport with direct flights from from Toronto, Atlanta, Houston, Miami, Montreal, Ottawa and Milan. Roatan also has an active cruise ship industry with the Town Center Port in Coxen Hole and the Mahogany Bay Port North of the Airport.
The Bay Islands have pleasant tropical climate tempered by the sea breezes with temperatures in the mid 80's and the water temperatures around 84's.
Fresh shrimp, lobster and whole fish are common fare at restaurants all over Roatan along with the Island famous Monkey La La drink and rum punch. Your private tour guide will suggest interesting places to eat as you explore the Island, participate in its activities and get to know the history and folklore of Roatan.