Tegucigalpa in Francisco Morazan has a population of some 850,000 people.
From Tegucigalpa, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala is 270 miles (435 kilometers) to the west from here while Riviera Maya, Mexico is 450 miles (724 kilometers) to the north.
Some of the more revered historical attractions in Tegucigalpa are the places of worship that have been standing here for many generations. The Iglesia Los Dolores and the Metropolitan Cathedral of Tegucigalpa are two local examples of these. Enjoy the reverential atmosphere at these special places.
Discover new worlds in Tegucigalpa by stepping though the doors of the Villa Roy National Museum. Enjoy the quiet atmosphere, ask the staff about the guided tours, buy something from the gift shop or just enjoy the relics of the past.
The Parque Central, the Peace Monument and the Cristo Picacho are three more noteworthy attractions, perfect for those wishing to delve a little deeper into the Tegucigalpa area.