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This is a circuit for lovers of nature and adventure tourism, it has all the necessary elements to enjoy beautiful landscapes. You will visit cities in the north of the country where you can make different tours, such as the coffee tour and the tobacco tour. You will also have the opportunity to practice sandboarding, an extreme sport that consists in descending the slopes of the Cerro Negro volcano with a board.

DAY 1: ARRIVAL AT MANAGUA

Trip from the airport to the hotel

Transfer to the Almentro hotel, overnight at the hotel

DAY 2: TRANSFER TO MATAGALPA / COFFEE TOUR IN BLACK JUNGLE RESERVE

Coffee is the main export product of Nicaragua and represents a social and economic event that involves a large part of the Nicaraguan population. We invite you to know the complete process and all the social aspects that lie behind a delicious cup of coffee, from the plantation to your table.

First visit a farm where you can participate in the collection, pulping, washing and fermentation of coffee and in the afternoon we will take you to the Dry Benefit where the industrial part of the process is carried out until the quality control in the tasting laboratory. Behind a cup of coffee there is a lot of work and ancestral knowledge, a lot of investment, processes, technology, suffering, crisis, but also a lot of culture and tradition.

Includes: accommodation in hotel Selva Negra-breakfast-bilingual guide-transport

DAY 3: TRANSFER TO ESTELI / TOURS DE PURO / VISIT TO LA GARNACHA

The city of Estelà nicknamed the “Diamante de las Segovias” offers a pleasant place. Many buildings in Estelà are covered with interesting and colorful murals that can be admired by strolling through the deserted streets. The city also has much to offer historically; During the Cuban Revolution, the area served as a refuge for Cuban cigar makers and the cigar culture is still present today. We will visit the most important sites of the city, we will know the complete process of the tobacco, from the plantations to the manufacture of prestigious export cigars.

Later we will go up to the Tisey – Estanzuela Nature Reserve, where we will have a delicious climate and an environment of pure nature. We will visit the Garnacha, a united community producing different types of cheese and non-traditional organic vegetables, also the El Jalacate farm, where don Alberto Gutiérrez, a born sculptor, has turned each stone into a work of art, we will enjoy trails through the forest, impressive viewpoints characteristic of this reserve and of course the jump La Estanzuela, a natural sanctuary ideal for swimming.

Includes: hotel accommodation Hex-breakfast -Transportation, Bilingual Guide, Tickets, Water.

DAY 4: TOURS CAÑON DE SOMOTO

The Somoto Canyon, one of the oldest rock formations in Central America, has recently become one of the main destinations in the North of Nicaragua. About 15 kilometers west of the city of Somoto, departmental capital of Madriz, is this amazing geological structure, which locals also know as “La Estrechura” or “Namancambre”. It is a channel of high vertical walls that extends for approximately five kilometers, in a winding path whose width varies between 10 and 15 meters. In this run the waters coming from the Comalí (from Honduras) and Tapacalí rivers, which join to form the extensive Coco River. In its stony ground, the calm current is interrupted by rocky formations that give rise to seven or eight pools with semi-stagnant waters, creating an environment full of life, with plants and fish.

We are going to walk the canyon taking a walk. You will also have the opportunity to take a refreshing bath. Continuing along the river, in addition to appreciating its scenic beauty, the place allows several activities. You can walk along a stretch, on the polished rock floor, at the edge of the water and between the high walls. You can also go about 300 meters from the canyon in small boats that the locals have arranged to facilitate access. For more entertainment, another activity is to walk the water course on in-car truck tires, which visitors can use as aquatic otters. For more active travelers, it is also possible to practice rappelling on some of the walls that reach up to 60 meters in height. This technique of vertical descent with harnesses is one of the possible adventure sports in this place.

Includes: accommodation in hotel Hex – breakfast -Transportation, Bilingual Guide, Tickets, Water, Ride in boats or tires

DAY 6: LEÓN – SAND BOARDING + VISIT TO LAS PENITAS BEACH

¡The perfect activity for the adventurers! What is Sandboarding: an extreme sport that consists in descending the black sand slopes of the active volcano with a board, for this activity you will use protective equipment to guarantee your safety and to enjoy this unforgettable experience to the fullest.

Cerro Negro is the youngest volcano in Central America, located in the department of León, besides being one of the most active. With 700 meters high and descend it in 5 minutes At 70 kilometers per hour! The adventure begins in an hour’s walk to the top of Cerro Negro Volcano. The ascent can be a bit difficult due to the loose stones and inclination. Frequent stops are made to provide information about the volcano. Before going to the side more inclined to make the descent, you can practice inside the crater. Once at the top, enjoy the panoramic view and the unique landscape of this volcano; Then prepare to make your heart beat a thousand. After receiving the final orientations you can slide downhill until you reach the base of Cerro Negro. The last eruption of 1999, and is the most active in Nicaragua. This volcano is a wonder of nature a pure black cone. At the end of the crossing of the volcano we will visit the beautiful beach las penitas just 20 minutes from the lion, it is the perfect way to have lunch with a beautiful view of the pacific ocean and end a day full of adventures submerging in the calm waters of this beach or walking and enjoy the sunset.

Includes: accommodation in Las Mercedes hotel – breakfast -guide, sandboarding activity, transport

DAY 7: SALÓN DE LEÓN / VISIT TO CATARINA / QUICK VISIT MERCADO MASAYA- VOLCÁN MASAYA DE NOCHE

We will visit the Mirador de Catarina that offers impressive views of the Apoyo Lagoon and its surroundings, and a place to take panoramic photos without forgetting that you can find the best crafts in the neighboring town of San Juan de Oriente. After enjoying the views of the Apoyo Lagoon, we will visit the crafts market of the city of Masaya.

We will go to the exuberant Masaya Volcano National Park, established in 1979 as the first national park in the country. 54 square kilometers of the park include two volcanoes, Nindirí and Masaya.

At dusk, we will admire the majestic crater of the erupting Masaya volcano. We will climb by vehicle to the crater itself to enjoy the impressive view into the crater. Watching the lava at night is a pure spectacle!

Hotel: Hotel Selinas

Includes: accommodation in hotel-breakfast Bilingual guide, Transportation, Tickets, Non-alcoholic beverage on board

Includes: accommodation in Las Mercedes hotel – breakfast -guide, sandboarding activity, transport

DIA 8: CITY TOUR EN GRANADA – TOUR ISLETAS

Granada is known as the oldest city in America, it remains in the same motives of its original foundation built in 1524 by the Spanish captain Francisco Hernández de Córdoba. Although the city was overwhelmed by pirates, destroyed during the civil wars and set afire by American filibuster William Walker in 1856, Granada remains today one of the most beautiful cities in Nicaragua. You can visit interesting places and appreciate the beautiful architecture of the city.

After lunch we will enjoy a boat ride to the beautiful islands of Lake Nicaragua. Includes: accommodation at hotel Selinas-breakfast-Bilingual guide, boat tour on the islets

DAY 9: TRANSFER FROM GRANADA TO OMETEPE / VISTA TO LA PUNTA JESÚS DE MARIA

Transfer from the City of Granada to Ometepe. Visit to the point Jesús María, a very striking site since you get to a point where you can see a very narrow stretch of land that extends into the lake of Nicaragua, at the same time it is a place that offers wonderful sunsets.

Arrival at the hotel, accommodation in Ometepe. Includes: accommodation in hotel Charco Verde – breakfast – guide-transport

DAY 10: OMETEPE

Visit to Charco Verde, a perfect place to enjoy nature. On this site you will appreciate a lagoon, forest and a beach, where the traveler can swim and relax.

In the afternoon you will visit Ojo de Agua, a magnificent place where you can enjoy a swim in the natural pool.

Hotel: Charco Verde Includes: hotel accommodation -free- guide, tickets, transport

DAY 11: OMETEPE-SAN JUAN DEL SUR

Transfer from Ometepe to San Juan del Sur

This paradise of rural Nicaragua shows its wild nature. Place where you can integrate with the local population, especially fishermen and peasants.

Surfing, wildlife and the desire to relax are the main reasons to visit the place.

DAY 12: ACTIVITIES IN SAN JUAN DEL SUR

You can choose one of our activities (already included) to perform during the day.

You can choose between a surf lesson, a nice horse ride, a fishing tour, a boat ride among other options.

Hotel: Villas de palermo

Includes: hotel accommodation – breakfast – tour to choose

DAY 13: MANAGUA

Arrived at the City of Managua, where they will make a “City Tour” Visit to: Cathedral, National Palace, Area destroyed in 1972, Laguna de Tiscapa, Puerto Salvador Allende and Mercado Huembés (crafts).

Hotel: Hotel el Almendro

Includes hotel accommodation-guide-breakfast, tickets, transportation

DAY 14: RETURN

Transfer to the airport according to your flight time. Includes: breakfast-transport

Includes: accommodation in Las Mercedes hotel – breakfast -guide, sandboarding activity, transport

13 nights accommodation and hotel taxes

Breakfast at hotels

Transfers Hotel – Airport

  • Tours Volcan Madera
  • Boat Tour in islets of Granada

Local Guide Service in Spanish

It also includes

  • Wi-Fi in vehicles
  • 1 bottle of water pp / day
  • Coffee tour in Black Forest Reserve, Tour de Puro, Tour in Somoto Canyon, City tours in León + San Jacinto hot springs, Sand boarding tour, Boat tour in the islets of Granada + city tour
  • Masaya volcano tour at night
  • Entrance to Eye of water in Ometepe
  • Tour to choose in San Juan del Sur (All tours are private and include, guide, transportation and tickets)
  • 24h traveler service

No benefit not mentioned in the heading “your trip includes” international flights, local airport taxes, meals and drinks not mentioned above, personal and souvenir purchases, tips for guides or drivers.

  • Travel with a passport with a minimum validity of 6 months.
  • Travel with a passport photocopy.
  • Pay the entrance tax to Nicaragua of $ 14 upon arrival.
  • Change the currency when arriving at the country in local banks.
  • Have emergency numbers at hand.
  • Acquire travel insurance or assistance.
  • Comfortable clothes for hiking.
  • Wear sunscreen (Blocker, goggles, hat or cap).
Place Hotel Link
Managua Hotel Almendro www.hotelelalmendro.com
Granada Hotel Selina Granada www.selina.com/granada
San Juan Villas de Palermo www.villasdepalermo.com
Ometepe Hotel Charco Verde www.charcoverde.com.ni
Tola Macheles Place www.machelesplace.com

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