fbpx

Tegucigalpa

DISCOVER ITS COLONIAL PAST AND EMBLEMATIC BUILDINGS

Paises

Countries

Honduras

Zone

Zone

Central

Tipo

Themes

Culture

Tegucigalpa is currently the city of greatest buoyancy in the country, given that it is the political and administrative center. The city’s historic center features churches from the colonial era and emblematic buildings which construction dates back to the beginning of the 20th century.

The city has a series of natural viewpoints such as the United Nations Park, known as El Picacho, which dominates the entire city; the Manuel Bonilla Park; the La Leona Park; Cerro El Berrinche; Cerro Juana Laínez; Cerro de Hula, south of the city; and, La Montañita, to the east. This is the reason why, Tegucigalpa is also known as Ciudad de los Cerros de Plata.

In Tegucigalpa, you can also visit the Minor Basilica of the Virgin of Suyapa, patron saint of the Hondurans. The city limits to the north with the La Tigra National Park, located just 11 kilometers from Tegucigalpa, with a maximum height of 2,290 meters above sea level. La Tigra is the first cloud forest in Honduras, an excellent place for bird watching, including the quetzal. The park has a total of 34 bird families with 171 species, 42 of which are only found in cloud forests, and 27 migratory species that use the area during their migration.

To the south of the city you can visit picturesque towns such as Ojojona and Santa Ana, where many crafts are offered. Continuing to the east, the town of Santa Lucia is nestled in the middle of the mountain, with an intricate topography that gives it that special touch. His church holds the image of the Cristo de las Mercedes, inherited by King Felipe II. It is also recommended to visit Valle de Ángeles, which has become a center and an artisanal market, preserving the flavor of the towns that everyone wants to enjoy, as well as San Juancito, built at the base of the mountain with the characteristics of a mining town.

GEOPOSITION

Useful information - Don't leave anything

Contact information

OTHER PLACES OF INTEREST THAT MAY INTEREST YOU

OTHER WAYS TO LIVE CENTRAL AMERICA

RECOMMENDED TOURS

Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama

An exceptional trip across nature and colonial remains in these three countries

NATURE

SEE

Mayan Triangle

On this tour, you will visit the most important Mayan remains of Central America: Joya de Cerén, Tazumal, Casablanca, Copán, and Quiriguá.

CULTURE

SEE

Grayline Costa Rica and Panama

Culture and nature surround you in this tour across Costa Rica and Panamá.

ADVENTURE

SEE

Pilgrimage

Pilgrimage to the most important religious sites of Guatemala and El Salvador on this tour. Discover historic churches, cathedrals, and sanctuaries.

HISTORY AND MYSTICISM

SEE

Relaxation and culture in Central America

Move across the streets of La Antigua Guatemala, take the Route of the Flowers, and visit Joya de Cerén and Copán, through this 9-day tour.

NATURE

SEE

Central America
Get to know the places, spaces, and monuments that make up Central America.

Live Central America!
Enjoy Central America!

CONTACT
Write us. Travel without doubts.
[email protected]

Call us+ 5503 7051 886
FB Messenger Visit Centroamérica

www.visitcentroamerica