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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

History Museum
“Small archeology museum located right on Copans' lovely village square. Open evenings. The stelae in the courtyard was found in the very place where it is exhibited today. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“Copans' newest museum. Located on the north side of the charming Central Park in a lovely historic building which used to house the public high school. Interesting exhibits regarding the relation between the ruins + the village. Open evenings. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Museum
“One of the finest museums of it's kind of the Mundo Maya area. The museum is accesses via an atmospheric underground tunnel reminiscent of the tunnels dug by archeologists. Upon entry to the main body of the museum, visitors are met me a full scale replica of the exceptional Rosalila Temple, the only fully intact temple found to date in the Maya World. As well the museum houses original stelae + complete architectural facades. A lovely place to get up close + personal with some of the finest sculpture found to date. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The only real deal, German operated micro-brewery in Honduras! Good beer, good food + a funky - beer cellar atmosphere. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Park
“Excelente lugar para conocer y ver de cerca a las especies de aves más icónicas del trópico ”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Blessed are those who care for the animals and children. This is a great place with kind people who deliver great food at a very good price.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A very interesting place to eat, with lots of interesting antiques hanging everywhere. In fact I think that last scene of Sanford and son was filmed here. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
  • 2 locals recommend
Laundry
“Great place to shop for jams and jellies, chile salsas, coffee, ...great food and drinks....and souvenirs!”
  • 1 local recommends
Food
  • 2 locals recommend
Lodging
“Enjoy a drink while you see the sun set over Copan Ruinas and the Maya ruins...”
  • 2 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“By far the best pizza in town with live music and lots of great sandwiches and other great food. Good prices too!”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“One of the better places in town for a good typical Honduran meal. Specialties included pupusas ( corn tortilla filled with a variety of fillings as well as old stand byes like carne a la plancha + pollo a la plancha. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Great food and a crazy lady running the place. The perfect combination for fun and good food.”
  • 1 local recommends