8 days in Central America Itinerary

8 days in Central America Itinerary

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8 days in Central America Itinerary

Start: San Francisco, United States
Fly:  10​h
1
Panama City, Panama
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  6​h
2
San Pedro, Belize
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Roatan, Honduras
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
End: San Francisco, United States

2
nights
Panama City, Panama

Panama City ©
Arguably the most modern of Central American cities, Panama City boasts a shimmering skyline of glass skyscrapers.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia del Carmen, see the interesting displays at Biomuseum, and then get to know the fascinating history of Casco Viejo.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Panama City trip website .

San Francisco, USA to Panama City is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Panama City. Traveling from San Francisco in February, things will get much hotter in Panama City: highs are around 90°F and lows about 73°F. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to San Pedro.

Things to do in Panama City

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Museums
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Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo
Biomuseum ©
Biomuseum

3
nights
San Pedro, Belize

San Pedro ©
San Pedro evolved from small fishing village and now represents one of the most visited locations in Belize.
Discover out-of-the-way places like River Rafting & Tubing and Belize Chocolate Company. Take a break from the city and head to Shark Ray Alley and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's more to do: see the vivid underwater world at Hol Chan Marine Reserve and view the masterpieces at Belizean Arts.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read San Pedro online travel route planner .

You can fly from Panama City to San Pedro in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Panama City to San Pedro is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Panama City in February: highs in San Pedro hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to fly to Roatan.

Things to do in San Pedro

#Wildlife, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trip

Shark Ray Alley
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Hol Chan Marine Reserve ©
Hol Chan Marine Reserve
River Rafting & Tubing
Fishing Charters & Tours

2
nights
Roatan, Honduras

The largest of the Bay Islands, Roatan is the most developed and the most popular among its neighbors.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): stroll through Gumbalimba Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tabyana Beach, then stop by Pies Bonitos, and finally view the masterpieces at Rusty Fish. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at West Bay Beach and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Roatan itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from San Pedro to Roatan takes 2.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Roatan

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Tabyana Beach ©
Tabyana Beach
West Bay Beach ©
West Bay Beach

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