Central America

At a glance

  • Spectacular natural landscapes and national parks
  • Incredible wildlife
  • Adventure activities and eco lodges

Central America holidays

Explore diverse and vibrant histories and cultures and unrivalled natural landscapes

Exotic Central America offers spectacular landscapes and mysterious lands. Set between the Pacific Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, Costa Rica is a nature-lover's paradise. Lush cloud forest, wild beaches and untamed jungle are home to an astonishing diversity of wildlife, from sloths and monkeys to leatherback turtles and red-eyed tree frogs.

A world of adventure awaits, with zip lining, kayaking, snorkelling, horse riding and surfing just a few of the ways you can explore this incredible country. Belize is a small country with a lot to offer. Discover Mayan ruins, the world’s second longest reef and stunning beaches.

  • Enthralling wildlife in dense rainforests. Spot exotic colourful birds and howler monkeys in the captivating cloud forests or head to the water, where you might spot whale and sea turtles in the Pacific
  • Glorious beaches – choose from the Caribbean or the Pacific coasts and perhaps try your hand at scuba diving, snorkelling or simply relaxing on the warm, golden sands
  • Incredible National Parks home to rare wildlife, volcanoes, rainforest, waterfalls and wild beaches. Perfect for adventure activities such as zip lining and river rafting
  • Get close to nature by staying at a charming eco-lodge in Costa Rica's beautiful cloud forest
  • Indigenous cultures – over 20 Maya languages are spoken in Central America with strong African and Spanish influences. Explore colonial architecture and great traditions amongst 4000 years of history.

Popular Regions in Central America