Parque Rubén Darío
Nica Así Tours
Offers standard tours, plus a cooking class with a trip to the market (US$12).
Galería de Héroes y Mártires
A homage to León’s more recent history is found at the Galería de Héroes y Mártires, run by mothers of FSLN veterans and fallen...
The corner bar offers a wide selection of international dishes (mains US$2 to US$8) and is a popular drink spot.
With a grand, high-ceilinged dining room kept cool by a battalion of ceiling fans, this is one of León’s most atmospheric eating spots....
Lonely Planet review
This quaint park has a statue of the poet master and busts of other, lesser Leónese poets, including Alfonso Cortés (1893–1969), Azarias H Pallais (1884–1954) and Salomon de la Selva (1893–1959). They are accompanied by a few choice verses.