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Welcome to Honduras

"I had such an awesome time and made such great friends that the time just flew by. By the time that I left I was speaking Spanish like a native, and now I'm confident enough to speak the language to anybody!"

Honduras is an agricultural country of succulent tropical fruits, sometimes unkindly labelled "the original banana republic". It does, however, have much to offer the visitor with its many miles of coastline, dazzling Caribbean islands, a cool mountain interior and impressive Mayan ruins.

As a nation situated in a region of turbulent political and economic history, Honduras is known by many as one of the participants in the so-called Football War of 1969, when disagreements between fans of El Salvador and Honduras football teams escalated into a full-scale, if short-lived, war.

Now, the country is peaceful, and beginning to develop a tourist infrastructure partly based on eco-tourism. A number of national parks in the cloud-forest, coastal wetlands, and mountain interior have been established.

Outdoor activities are popular in Honduras, an ideal environment for hiking, rafting, bird watching, and horse riding. Combining this with an essential visit to the magnificent Copán ruins and the beaches of the Bay Islands, makes for a wonderful and varied holiday itinerary.


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Central America Ethical Adventure Trail - 10 week incorporating a placement

An unforgettable adventure through Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala, Nicaragua and Costa Rica, amongst Mayan ruins and the azure waters off the coast, with a teaching or conservation project.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $4,095

  • Prices: from $4,095
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Adventure
  • Duration: 10 weeks
  • Project code: CAX

Honduras Spanish School

Enjoy learning one of the world's most useful languages whilst integrating yourself into the daily rhythm of Honduras – experience the true culture and community life of this enchanting country.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $545

  • Prices: from $545
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Language
  • Duration: 1 week +
  • Project code: HDS

Central America Ethical Adventure Trail - 6 weeks

Explore Mayan ruins, climb active volcanoes, ride horseback along ancient trails, swim and snorkel in the crystal clear Pacific Ocean, zip-line through the dense jungles, and dance in salsa clubs.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $3,245

  • Prices: from $3,245
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Adventure
  • Duration: 6 weeks
  • Project code: NCX

Honduras Spanish School and Teaching placement

Explore the Latino culture of this intriguing destination, learning Spanish and teaching English to fully immerse yourself in these vibrant local communities.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,745

  • Prices: from $1,745
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: TEFL
  • Duration: 4 weeks+
  • Project code: HST

Fantasy Gap Year

Too many countries to choose from? Why not join this incredible 30 week adventure for the amazing discounted price of £7299! That's a saving of over 10% and over £900 off the total price.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $12,445

  • Prices: from $12,445
  • Region: Asia
  • Activity: Adventure
  • Duration: 30 weeks
  • Project code: FGY

Honduras Teaching Project

Help educate children in a school that aims to provide life-changing education to the poor and underprivileged. In your spare time, discover the raw beauty and spellbinding landscapes of Honduras.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,745

  • Prices: from $1,745
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: TEFL
  • Duration: 4 weeks +
  • Project code: HDT

Honduras Medical Project

Help in assisting medical staff at a Honduran hospital or clinic and in turn support local communities, while gaining a valuable insight into the medical profession.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $2,145

  • Prices: from $2,145
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Medical
  • Duration: 4 weeks +
  • Project code: HMP

Central America Ethical Adventure Trail - 4 weeks

Travel through some of the most amazing countries of Central America and experience some of the incredible opportunities they have to offer you.
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $2,895

  • Prices: from $2,895
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Adventure
  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Project code: AAT

Honduras Language Exchange

Bridge the gap between culture and language by both learning and teaching in a fascinating environment in the breathtaking coastal town of Cortes, and earn your TEFL certificate!
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,745

  • Prices: from $1,745
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Language
  • Duration: 4 weeks +
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Central America Hop On Hop Off

Travel from the bohemian metropolis of Mexico City through the Central American heartland to experience La Pura Vida in sunny Costa Rica!
Read Latest Reviews Prices: from $1,545

  • Prices: from $1,545
  • Region: The Americas
  • Activity: Tickets
  • Duration: 31 days
  • Project code: CAH

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