Beautiful and unspoiled, Roatán is a peaceful, eco-tourist's dream, just 30 miles off the coast of
Honduras. Teeming with marine life and home to some of the best pillar coral in the Caribbean, the
pristine Honduran Reef is a diver's paradise. And the beauty of Tabyana Beach is always a sight to see.
Looking for a cruise that stops in Roatán? Check out our selection of Caribbean cruises.
Port Name & Location Coxen Hole Ship will DOCK or ANCHOR OFF SHORE at this port.
Time Zone CST (Central Standard Time) UTC/GMT -5 hours
Language The local language is Spanish. Say "how much does this cost?" in Spanish: "cuánto cuesta esto?"
Currency & Shopping Honduran Lempira (HLN) Native craft - assortment of carved wooden items including bowls, masks, canes and children's toys. View our Port Shopping Guide.
Best Way to Get Around Organized Shore Excursion for beaches and relaxation, kayaking, snorkeling, ziplining and more! Bus, Boat, tram, motorcycle and bicycles are available.
Famous For Roatán, the largest of the Bay Islands, is known as a diving and snorkeling mecca. Virtually its entire coast is fringed by diverse coral reef and tropical fish.
Fun Fact #1 In the 16th and 17th centuries, the islands were home to more than 5,000 pirates and buccaneers, resulting in English being the predominant language on the islands.
Tip The name Honduras means "deep water"; its reef creates natural breakwaters and an ideal, calm pool for diving, fishing, swimming and sailing.
After your day of adventure relax with an Island drink.
A Variety of Choices
We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.