Wind & Kite Surfing

Strong coastal winds and sheltered bays give much of the North Coast and the Bay Islands excellent wind- and kite-surfing conditions. Neither sport has caught on to a mass audience yet, but a few dedicated operators are helping to change that.

Kite Honduras (tel. 504/3312-8439;, on Roatán, has beginner to advanced lessons using IKO instruction methods, with board rentals and repairs, as well as customized trips for advanced riders. Wind Surf Honduras (tel. 504/2445-3292; has the largest collection of board rentals in Honduras and gives lessons ranging from $40 for 1 1/2 hours to $110 for 6 hours.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.