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Sunwing Introduces New Flight to La Ceiba, Honduras From Toronto and New Hotel, The Lodge Pico Bonito

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - July 03, 2014) - As Sunwing Vacations continues to expand and improve our product offering in Central America, we are pleased to offer a new flight to La Ceiba, Honduras from Toronto starting December 15th, and will re-introduce its Montreal-to-La-Ceiba flights due to the positive feedback received from past travellers who have enjoyed exploring this unique destination.

In addition, Sunwing has added a new boutique hotel to its La Ceiba line-up, The Lodge at Pico Bonito, part of Sunwing's Small & Friendly Collection. Located at the foot of Pico Bonito National Park and 15 minutes from La Ceiba International Airport, this resort seamlessly combines nature with luxurious comfort. Voted among the Top 50 eco-lodges of the world by National Geographic Traveller, the resort offers the adventure of the outdoors, the beauty of the rainforest, and the personal service of a boutique hotel.

Featuring comfortable cabins with top-notch amenities including a private deck with a hammock, iPod connection, free Wi-Fi access in the rooms, lobby and common areas, and more, The Lodge at Pico Bonito is a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World.

Known as the capital of eco-tourism in the area, La Ceiba is a port city on the northern coast of Honduras. La Ceiba's alluring backdrop of verdant mountains and turquoise shores makes this city a favourite with Canadians. Thrill-seekers will delight in rafting on the Cangrejal River, while sun worshippers will flock to the white sands of Cayos Cochinos -- an island off the coast of La Ceiba. The Unta Sal National Park features tropical rainforest and pristine jungles, a coral reef and mangroves, while it's possible to get a taste of the indigenous Garifuna community's music, dances and culinary traditions on an excursion.

With Sunwing's new flights from Toronto and returning flights from Montreal, travellers can escape to La Ceiba for an unforgettable vacation bursting with entertainment, culture and non-stop activities.

The new flights from Toronto to La Ceiba will operate weekly starting December 15, 2014, while Montreal flights will resume on the same day. A one-week vacation package at The Lodge at Pico Bonito starts from just $1295 + $305 taxes per person, based on double occupancy departing from Toronto on December 15, 2014 thru March 30, 2015. From Montreal, prices start at $1565 taxes included, weekly departures starting on December 15, 2014 thru March 02, 2015 for double occupancy.

For more information or to book your La Cieba vacation, visit www.sunwing.ca or contact your local travel agent.

All Sunwing Vacations packages to La Ceiba include award-winning Sunwing Airlines' Champagne Service, which features a complimentary glass of champagne, hot towel service, Hot & Fresh Bistro meals served with a choice of wine at lunch and dinner, and complimentary in-flight entertainment, including first-run movies and a generous 20 kg free baggage allowance. For just $40 more per flight segment, travellers can upgrade to Sunwing's Elite Plus service, which features advance seat selection, separate check-in at a majority of airports, advance boarding, 30 kg baggage allowance, priority baggage handling, and extra legroom seats.

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