A great way to explore Nicaragua is to visit the actives volcanoes, lakes, colonial cities and rain forest and the warm water of the Pacific Ocean. This tour of 8 days will give you that opportunity.
Touring Leon, Actives volcano Cerro Negro is one of the biggest attraction. Masaya active volcano with lava bubbling, Mombacho volcano one of the two only rain forest in the pacific side of the country. Relaxing in Apoyo Lagoon a blue and clear water crater lake with the deepest point of the country 200 mts. Ometepe Island the biggest Island in the world form by two volcano inside lake Nicaragua. Nsture hike in Maderas Volcano is just a full day of experiences. Granada the oldest colonial city in the country build in 1524 and the Isletas inside Lake Nicaragua is one of the best tour in the country.
Finishing in the Pacific Coast of Nicaragua is the best way to end the trip in the Town of San Juan del Sur.
Day 1: Arrival into Managua Airport and transfer to Leon
Stay in Leon Hotel El Convento
Day 2: 7:30 AM start tour to the active volcano Cerro Negro (Sand boarding)
Later the visit of Las Peñitas beach to wash off the black sand and to testes
the local seafood.
Hotel El Convento
Day 3: We will head to Masaya active Volcano that has an impressive lava lake
and after the local Market.
Stay in Granada Hotel Plaza Colon.
Day 4: Granada and tour of city
Stay Hotel Plaza Colon
Day 5: Mombacho volcano nature hike in the morning later the visit of the white
towns and Apoyo Lagoon. Plus a boat tour of the Isletas in the evening for
Stay in Granada
Day 6: We will head to Ometepe Island the biggest Island in the world form by
twin volcano inside of a lake. Visit Ojo the agua in the evening.
Stay in Finca San Juan
Day 7: Ometepe /San Juan del Sur
Day8: San Juan del Sur Leisure time
Day 9: San Juan del Sur/Managua transfer in the evening to a hotel near
the airport/Hotel Wayak Managua
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Managua Airport
End location: Managua airport or Hotel in Managua.
Duration: 12 hours
Weather and Traffic
Van Toyota Hiace for 12 pax.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
3000 Cordobas - Meals and drinks.
I don't have a license for scuba diving