The cost is $800 per person. This price includes lodging, transportation in Honduras, meals, and most projects. The is cost broken into 3 payments. A $250 non-refundable deposit is due with your application and secures your spot on the team. The second payment of $275 is due approximately 3 months prior to the trip. The final payment of $275 is due 30 days prior to your trip. NOTE: Airfare is not included in this price.
Teams fly into the brand new Palmerola International Airport in Comayagua (XPL) just a 15-minute drive from La Paz where you serve. Teams are met at the airport by HCP staff.
Honduras requires that your passport be valid for 6 months after your scheduled date of return to the United States. You will not be allowed to travel if your passport is not valid for this length of time. Please make sure your passport is valid or apply for one ASAP. New passports and passport renewals can take 6-8 weeks to process.
Lodging + Meals
The brand new HCP Mission House is located in the town of La Paz, Honduras about 1 mile from the Center Square, and only 15 minutes from the airport. It is located on 17 beautiful acres with mountain views. The house is 4,000 square feet and has 7 comfortable bedrooms with bunk beds, 7 full bathrooms with hot showers, and sleeps up to 28 people. HCP provides all meals while in Honduras. Travelers are responsible for their own meals at the airports.
Honduras does NOT require proof of vaccinations to enter the country. It is suggested that you consult with your doctor and the Center For Disease Control to determine recommended vaccinations. More information can be found at: https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/honduras
Urgent Medical Care
There is a 24-hour medical clinic nearby the mission house that provides quality urgent care. They do not accept insurances but are reasonably priced by US standards. They accept credit cards.
Catastrophic trip insurance is required for each traveler. This covers the expense of your emergency medical evacuation from Honduras in the unlikely event you need it. This does not include reimbursement if you find it necessary to cancel your trip for personal reasons. This cost is not included in the mission fee and averages $35* per person.
*The cost of catastrophic insurance varies based on the age of the traveler.