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Cayos Cochinos

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La Ceiba, Honduras
+504 9859-5940
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La Ceiba, Honduras
+504 9859-5940
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Reviewed 20 November 2014

We have gone with Tony Marquez, owner of Pirate Island Divers, to Cayos Cochinos to go diving and snorkeling several times. I must say that each trip is even better than the last. Tony is kind, considerate, and an excellent dive instructor. The last time...More

3  Thank JaneDinsmore
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Amazing!!! Amazing place. I contacted Garifuna Tours to take me there. Best decision ever. The guide explain everything very well. The most awesome place to do snorkeling. Crystal clear water, white sandy beach!! Amazing reserve. The food is out of this world. I totally recommend...More

3  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Snorkeling and scuba diving beyond words. Very few tourists have been diving here and it is so pristine. If you dive or love the sea don't miss this experience.

2  Thank Ditcho
Reviewed 25 October 2014

Don't miss this trip. When I am stressed out, I remember floating in the water and having total relaxation. Garifuna fried fish, snorkeling, and total peace. Watch out for the jellys

3  Thank Rica B
Reviewed 20 October 2014

Cayos Cochinos is an amazing spot with great diving and snorkelling! Highly recommend staying at Turtle Bay Eco Resort to experience this amazing spot.

3  Thank Dan M
Reviewed 19 September 2014

Locals pressured us to make purchases of local craft items. We did not want to purchase items made from endangered tortoise shells. Local adults pressured us to tip for services like showing us the location of the restroom. When snorkeling you were required to hold...More

4  Thank ketchikan_AKRound4
Reviewed 8 August 2014

After spending 7 days seeing 1000 people in our Mission Medical, VBS & eye care we spend a day on this little side excursion. It was great. We had lunch on the island. Don't pay the extra for the Shrimp, it is not worth it....More

2  Thank Jim C
Reviewed 30 July 2014

Love the trip,we got the boat at Sambo Creek early in the morning when the sea is calm,the islands are beautifull,the lunch at the Chachahuate Island is a most at the last island with the garifunas(honduras of african descendant) the prepare a nice fry fish...More

4  Thank Juan307
Reviewed 6 July 2014

Loved snorkeling here, wow...it was amazing, I loved relaxing and having a whole cay for ourselves, Chachahuate 2, eveything about Cayos Cochinos is magical this place is a must visit while being in Honduras it is a great adventure

2  Thank Lourdes G
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Simply stunning. It was an easy boat ride from our hotel (Palma Real) to the islands. We spent one day snorkeling and we wished we had done a couple more.

4  Thank Jason B
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31 January 2017|
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Response from vaniaflores | Reviewed this property |
We handed out as a gift the lantern we took for ourselves, since they lack light at night, everyone uses a hand lantern to walk around. But we only gave it to a kid who was helping us get around, not to everyone.
Praise S
6 January 2017|
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Response from vaniaflores | Reviewed this property |
Yes! You can do it either from Trujillo or Roatan. Whichever u like. From Trujillo the drive is longer. From Roatan probably pricier. I dont know if u can do it through Tela thou. I would think its kinda far away. I did it... More
29 November 2016|
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Response from Mario M | Reviewed this property |
Actually I've used boats leaving from Sambo Creek, near La Ceiba on mainland. Nevertheless if you want to leave from Roatan you can find information at the Bananarama Hotel in West Bay.