Travel Guide in San pedro sulaEdit This
Serving as a base of operations for tourists who want to see a variety of places within the surrounding region, San Pedro Sula has plenty of sights and activities in and of itself. This San Pedro Sula Travel Guide will help point you in the direction of many of those destinations within this Honduran city.
A key piece of advice is to book any day trips you may want to take while in San Pedro Sula before arriving. Although many of the finer hotels will operate travel guides, these top trips can book quickly.
Cusuco Cloud Forest
Try a four-wheel drive adventure to an area rich in wildlife.You'll see exotic birds, orchids, and an occasional armadillo.
A three-hour drive from the city, this trip requires an entire day of your visit. This Mayan archaeological site spans more than two thousand years of history. The main court features a large playing court for an old ball game and an acropolis with pyramids, plazas, and palaces.
Lake Yojoa and the Pulhapanzak Waterfalls
Another day trip option is the Yojoa Lake are and surrounding waterfalls. Part of the trip usually includes a trip through sugar valley plantations and cattle ranches. The waterfall itself is a whitewater cascade flowing over several stories, and is quite a sight.
A trip through a botanical garden to a warm swimming spot at the beaches of Villas Telemar. This trip also features a stop at a banana plantation and mahogany wood carving center.
Other destinations of note within the city limits include a stop at the Honduran Museum of Anthropology and History, The Museum of flowers and insects, and the nearby Astrology Museum and Planetarium. The Planetarium shows the night sky from San Pedro Sula, and focuses on the constellations visible here, with several solar system and space exhibits.
If you're seeking outdoor water sports, there are two main water parks you can chose to visit during your stay. Wonderland Park and Zizima Eco Water Park offer a variety of rides and exhibits.
The Avenida Circunvalacion is the place to go if you're seeking nightlife activities such as dining, dancing, and bar life. There are many hotels, banks, and restaurants here as well. You will find a McDonald's here, too, in case you're seeking a taste of the USA while on vacation! During the month of June, the FeriaJuniana is celebrated in this district.