Roatan is an island full of surprises with endless activities that fulfill not only the adventurous ones but also the ones that are looking for relaxing quality time. Since our beautiful island has a very rich culture, mesmerizing scenery from lively forests to pristine beaches, and the incomparable marine life it is the perfect destination for everyone.
In this blog we want to focus on the top 5 activities you must experience if you are coming to our island. If you weren’t aware of these amazing activities, it is time to add a new prompt to your bucket list!
Whenever we are visiting a new destination, our adventurous side emerges and this is why this activity is something you can’t ignore. Parasailing is the perfect activity if you are looking for a little adrenaline pump through your veins. During this activity, you will be able to experience Roatan in a whole new way since you can admire the island from a different perspective. Here you will be able to appreciate the beautiful jungle as well as the multiple shades of blue in the ocean.
2. Snorkel from shore
If you like to take things at your own pace and explore our island in a more peaceful way, this activity is the one for you. Since Roatan lies across one of the largest coral reefs, the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef, it is very easy to spot incredible marine life from just a few meters offshore. The accessibility to this impressive world is impeccable.
You can also book a private tour with us to take you to the most incredible spots! On this tour, you will be able to see sea turtles strolling through the reef, schools of hypnotic kill rays, lobsters, and many beautiful creatures.
3. Island Tour
You can’t leave Roatan without actually knowing Roatan! On the island tour, you can Meet Roatan and all of its hidden gems and plenty of fascinating stories. The tour consists of multiple stops that allow you to understand a little bit more about our culture like a pit stop to taste delicious chocolate all the way through a magical mangrove tour. The upside of this incredible experience is that this tour is completely personalized depending on your liking. This tour is one of our best sellers since it is the best way to experience our island. Some of the stops include Rum tasting, Chocolate Factory, unforgettable picture spots, animal parks, the butterfly garden, mangroves, and a stroll through the Garifuna community in Punta Gorda.
4. Cayos Cochinos
This activity is more on the pricy side but trusts us, IT IS WORTH IT! It’s a complete day excursion that will definitely change your life. You will embark on a comfortable yacht that allows you to fish on the way there. Food, park tickets, drinks, and lots of fun are included. Cayos Cochinos will teach you a lot about its culture, and delicious island cuisine while you enjoy swimming on its pristine beaches.
5. Sloth Farm
Sloths are great huggers and you can attest to that yourself! If you have been dreaming about this beautiful encounter, you can’t forget to add this activity to your bucket list. The safety and preservation of these beautiful creatures will always be our priority and this is why we take you to this heartwarming activity since it helps the rescue centers on our island to provide the best nourishment and quality of life to these amazing animals.
Which of these activities would you like to experience first?
If you have any questions about the activities we offer, write them in our comment section and we will be happy to help you!