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While in Copán, Samantha makes the Hacienda San Lucas her home base.
Situated at the base of Pico Bonito mountain, this luxury eco-resort offers small cabins for accommodations.
Carnitas Nia Lola's Restaurant
Samantha discovers this cute little restaurant just off the main street in the center of the town of Copán.
Luba Ereba Bakery
At this local bakery, you'll observe the complete preparation of casaba.
Archaeological Park of Copán Ruins
This archaeological park was once a dominant Mayan city; its stone sculptures and intricate hieroglyphs are some of the best preserved in the world.
Copán Town Square
If you want to get a real feel for the area, take an hour to stroll around the main square in Copán.
La Pentada Pueblo
This Mayan village sits atop a hillside, just outside the town of Copán.
If you're into extreme sports, Honduras Canopy Tours can have you swinging from trees or 4-wheeling around Copán.