Absorb the cultural and natural highlights of Nicaragua with this complete tour taking you to see the beautiful colonial cities of Leon and Granada, the striking natural sites of Lake Nicaragua and...
- Departs: london
- Arrives: managua, Nicaragua
- Departs: managua, Nicaragua
- Arrives: london
Nicaragua, Culture and Nature - Superior Tour
- Option B
- As Per Itinerary
- An adventurous trail to The Mombacho Volcano Nature Reserve
- Take a city tour of Granada
- Visit The Cerro Negro Volcano
Day 1: Managua
Greetings at the airport and shuttle to the Hotel. Overnight in Managua.
Day 2: Managua – San Jorge – Ometepe Island
Breakfast. Early morning, we will take the road towards the Port of San Jorge Rivas, to board the Ferry to Ometepe Island. Tour by the Island: visit to “Punta Jesus Maria”, the Pre-Columbian and Numismatic Museum El Ceibo; the mythical lagoon of “Charco Verde”, and Museum of Altagracia where Petroglyphs can be appreciated. Rest of the day off. Lunch. Overnight in Ometepe.
Day 3: Ometepe Island
Breakfast. Day off to enjoy the tranquility of the Island, take a long walk around the tropical forest tropical droughts, take swim in the Great Lake of Nicaragua , scale the volcano or just relax on the beach on a hammock. Overnight in Ometepe
Day 4: Ometepe Island - San Jorge - Granada
Breakfast.Transfer to Port of Moyogalpa, to take the ferry that will transport us to the Port of San Jorge Rivas. We continue to the beautiful colonial city of Granada. Rest of the day off. Overnight in Granada
Day 5: Granada
Breakfast. Granada’s city tour: we will make a complete tour through the main streets to appreciate the architecture of the houses that hark back to colonial times, have a walk through the Colón Park, La Merced Church, La Polvora Fort, San Francisco Convent. We will appreciate monuments, culture and warmth of this wonderful city. Then we will take a boat ride through amazing islets of Granada. Overnight in Granada.
Day 6: Granada – Mombacho - Granada
Breakfast. Short transfer to the Mombacho near Granada, hike along ¨El Crater¨ and enjoy an adventurous trail through the vegetation of a primary forest! The Mombacho Volcano Nature Reserve is one of the most popular destinations in the South Pacific of Nicaragua. Its lush vegetation and pleasant micro climate make this site a perfect home to thousands of species of plants and animals, many of which can only be found here. Afternoon Zip line across the treetops using the most advanced high-angle equipment and technology. Overnight in Granada.
Day 7: Granada – White Towns – Masaya – Managua
Breakfast. We will depart early morning towards the white towns, known by its craft. We continue to Catarina’s view point, which has one of the most beautiful panoramic sites and the greatest lagoon of the country. We will continue to Masaya’s Crfts Market, where we will be able to acquire all the imagined ceramics of the region; Masaya’s Volcano National Park, where we will observe the volcanic activity of San Fernando’s Crater and visit its museum. Overnight in Managua.
Day 8: Managua – Chinandega – Leon
Breakfast. Today we will travel towards Chichigalpa, hometown of the famous Nicaraguan rum “Flor de Caña” for a journey through the history of the rum of Nicaragua. Prepare yourself to experience a truly memorable trip to the Flor de Caña recognized as the most awarded rum brand in the world. Afternoon city tour of the colonial city of León. Overnight in Leon.
Day 9: Leon – Cerro Negro
Breakfast. Morning off to enjoy the experience to the youngest and most excited volcano of all Central America, “Cerro Negro” (Black Forest). Enjoy Sand boarding or just trekking around this imposing volcano (Optional Activity). Rest of the day off. Overnight in León.
Day 10: León - Managua
Breakfast. Transfer to Managua. Full day Managua city tour, visiting the capital’s historical center destroyed by the 1972 earthquake. We also visit the residential zones, the Tiscapa Hills and the Acahualinca foot prints. Overnight in Managua.
Day 11: Managua
Breakfast. Shuttle to the airport. End of services.
A wonderfully adventurous mix of culture and adventure in the beautiful country of Nicaragua. A thrilling and challenging adventure to an unknown region.
Jurek Piasecki reviewing Nicaragua, Culture and Nature - Superior Tour (09-Sep-2014)