Roatan Yacht Charter
Roatan, the largest of Honduras Bay Islands located between the islands of Utila and Guanaja in Caribbean sea.
It is approximately 77 kilometres long, and less than 8 kilometres across at its widest point. The two municipalities are : José Santos Guardiola in the east and Roatan, including the Cayos Cochinos, further south in the west.
The most populous town of the island is Coxen Hole, capital of Roatan municipality, located in the southwest.
The easternmost quarter of the island is separated by a channel through the mangroves that is 15 metres wide on average. This section is called Helene, or Santa Elena in Spanish.Further west between French Harbour and Coxen Hole are several cays, including Stamp Cay and Barefoot Cay.
Roatan has become a very popular cruise destination, and roads and beaches can be busy when ships are in port. The reef surrounding the island attracts beautiful tropical fish and snorkelers alike. Dive attractions include sea walls, shipwrecks and night diving. Sea turtles, dolphins, and whales swim in the waters of Roatan.