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Toncontin International Airport is the principal entry point for Honduras and its biggest city, Tegucigalpa. Both domestic and international airlines fly here from cities including San Pedro Sula, Miami and Houston. The airport is around five kilometres south of the city centre with car hire in Tegucigalpa Airport.
The terminal at Tegucigalpa Airport has been partially modernised and there is now a facility dedicated to passengers flying internationally. Among the amenities available are bureaux de change, a post office, a duty-free outlet, a gift shop, eateries and on-site car rental in Tegucigalpa Airport. The adjacent car park has 150 short-stay spaces.
In Tegucigalpa, major tourism attractions include the Presidential Palace Museum, La Merced Church, St Michael Archangel Cathedral, parks and some magnificent statues. Among easy daytrips with car hire in Tegucigalpa Airport are La Tigra National Parks cloud forest, Picacho Zoo and the splendid old colonial village of Valle de Angeles.
Tegucigalpa has a tropical climate which is tempered by its elevated altitude. The wet season runs from May to October and the dry season between November and April. Temperatures in March and April often hit 40°C. Any time from November to mid-February is a good time to visit Tegucigalpa.
Driving in Tegucigalpa can be an ordeal due to heavy traffic. Outside the city limits, car rental in Tegucigalpa Airport is great for use on the main highways. Secondary roads are often unpaved, making four-wheel drives a necessity for rural adventures. Landslides can be a problem in the wet season. Compare car hire before leaving for Tegucigalpa to garner good discounts.