The Fair will be held at EXPOCENTRO Convention Center, which has more than 7,000 meters of construction with air-conditioned spaces.
EXPOCENTRO is located 15 minutes away from downtown San Pedro Sula and 30 minutes from the Ramón Villeda Morales International Airport.
What documents are required to travel to Honduras?
Among the requirements to travel to Honduras as a tourist, the following documents should be considered:
1- Identification document
Citizens of Nicaragua, Guatemala and El Salvador, through the Central American Free Mobility Convention or CA-4, can present both an Identification Document (DPI) or passport as an identification document. While citizens of other nationalities, they can enter Honduras exclusively with a valid passport for at least 6 months.
2- Tourism Visa: Only necessary depending on the country of origin
Only citizens of some countries must apply for a tourist visa to travel to Honduras.
Among the countries that do not have to apply for a tourism visa, there are those that are part of the European Union, the United States, Canada, Australia and the following American countries: Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Colombia, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, San Cristóbal and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay and Venezuela. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Honduras maintains an updated list that you can review here.
The only mandatory vaccine to travel to Honduras, corresponds to the yellow fever vaccine, a disease transmitted by infected mosquitoes, which in its most acute degree can lead to death.
This vaccine is only mandatory in the case of coming from countries where this disease is considered endemic, or in the case of having made transits of more than 12 hours in airports of countries with risk of yellow fever transmission (with the exception of Panama in both cases).
The countries of America, which are considered endemic, correspond to: Argentina - Bolivia - Brazil - Colombia - Ecuador - Guyana - French Guiana - Panama - Paraguay - Peru - Suriname - Trinidad and Tobago – Venezuela.
If you come from another country, this vaccine is not necessary, because in Honduras this disease is eradicated.
As prevention for malaria, the constant use of insect repellent, a clothing that covers the body and mosquito nets impregnated with sleeping repellent are always recommended.
Other diseases present throughout Honduras, correspond to dengue and Zika, both diseases also transmitted by the bite of infected mosquitoes.
As precautions are recommended, the constant use of repellent, clothing that covers the body, mosquito nets impregnated with repellent to sleep and take special care with standing water, where these mosquitoes reproduce.
In San Pedro Sula, the summers are short, very hot and cloudy; winters are short, hot, wet and mostly clear and oppressive throughout the year. During the course of the year, the temperature generally varies from 20 ° C to 33 ° C and rarely drops below 17 ° C or rises above 36 ° C.
Based on the tourism score, the best time of year to visit San Pedro Sula for hot weather activitiesis from mid-March.
The hot season lasts 2.8 months, from April 6 to June 30, and the average daily maximum temperature is more than 32 ° C. The hottest day of the year is May 23, with an average maximum temperature of 33 ° C and an average minimum temperature of 24 ° C. The cool season lasts 2.9months, from November 12 to February 8, and the average daily maximum temperature is lessthan 29 ° C. The coldest day of the year is January 15, with an average minimum temperature of 20° C and maximum average of 28 ° C.
"HonduExpo 2019: Packaging and Design", will take place in the city of San Pedro Sula in the department of Cortés. City known as the industrial capital and the second most important city of Honduras, after Tegucigalpa.
San Pedro Sula is the city that has been developed in recent years. In it, is located most of the textile maquila sector, intermediate manufacturing, business support centers such as BPOS and Call centers, as well as most of the Honduran industry.
Its proximity to the main port of the country, Puerto Cortés, has made it the area with more productive development and more economic dynamism.