Roatan is the largest of Bay Islands of Honduras. It is known for being
one of the top dive places in the world by scuba divers and also an
important cruise ship destination. Roatan is home to many
well-established dive shops, restaurants and resorts. It is the only
island of Honduras bay islands with an international airport with
direct flights from the US and Europe.
Shallow reefs on both the North and South sides of the island provide
plenty of opportunity for snorkelers and divers. The best-known dive
sites are: Mary’s Place, the 40 Foot Point and the Coco View Wall.
Mary’s Place is known for its corals and deep beautiful ocean floor.
If wrecks are your thing, El Aguila is one of Roatan’s best wrecks –
210-foot cargo boat sitting upright in 100 feet of water on a sandy
bottom full of hard coral and garden eels. Also Prince Albert and
Odyssey a 300 foot / 92 meters wreck with plenty of options for