Day Trips & Excursions

Cerro Negro Volcano Sandboarding Tour from Managua

Enjoy a thrilling sandboard adventure down Cerro Negro Volcano on this day trip from Managua! Hike to the top of Cerro Negro and take in panoramic views of both the Telica and San Cristobal volcanos before surfing down the side of the volcano on a custom sandboard. This adrenaline-filled activity is a unique way to discover Cerro Negro Volcano, one of Central America’s youngest volcanoes, and its surrounding sites.
10 hours
Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Granada City Tour from Managua with Boat Ride on Lake Nicaragua

Experience the colonial city of Granada and the enormous Lake Nicaragua on this day trip from Managua. In the city, visit the Casa de los Tres Mundos cultural center, tour the Convent and Museum of San Francisco, browse local markets and admire gorgeous architecture around the main square, Parque Central. Then, hop in a boat for a cruise around Lake Nicaragua’s archipelago of tiny tropical islands. Learn about the islands’ ecosystems from your guide and see native flora and fauna. Round-trip transportation from Managua hotels is included.
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Private Cerro Negro Volcano Sandboarding Tour

Feel the adrenaline boarding a volcano!Climb a steep and ‘difficult to walk’ volcano of 500 meters high and descend it in less than 10 minutes! Begin the adventure walking 1 hour to the top of the Cerro Negro Volcano. Once you reach the summit, you will enjoy the panoramic view and unique landscape of the Cerro Negro. To end this amazing journey, prepare yourself to make your heart beat faster in a 5 minutes or less sandboarding descent! Are you ready?
1 day
Cultural & Theme Tours

Leon Day Trip from Managua

Visit the colonial city of Leon on this day trip from Managua. Explore two UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Leon Viejo and the Cathedral of Leon, and learn about the history of this charming city from your knowledgeable, bilingual guide. Discover Nicaraguan art culture with a tour of the Ortiz Gurdian Foundation’s Art Center and learn about the life of famous Nicaraguan writer Rubén Darío while touring the Rubén Darío Museum. This full-day tour is a great way to learn about Nicaragua's rich culture and history!
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Day Trip to Masaya and Granada from Managua

Visit the Nicaraguan cities of Masaya and Granada on this day trip from Managua. First explore Masaya, where you'll discover a large local market filled with beautiful handmade crafts and jewelry. You’ll also see an active volcanic crater in Masaya Volcano National Park before you head to colonial Granada, where you’ll visit the Convent and Museum of San Francisco, Cathedral of Granada , Independence Plaza and more! Your knowledgeable guide will lead you through both cities and teach you about their histories along the way.
8 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Masaya and Catarina Day Trip from Managua

Travel to the beautiful towns of Masaya and Catarina on a guided day trip from Managua. Visit Masaya Volcano National Park to observe the active volcano up close; visit the town's craft market; and tour the Ecological Museum with your bilingual guide. Then, head to the charming town of Catarina, where you'll admire impressive panoramic views of Mombacho Volcano, the city of Granada and Lake Nicaragua. Enjoy traditional Nicaraguan music as you browse the streets of San Juan de Oriente and check out local artwork. 
8 hours
Tours & Sightseeing

Managua City Sightseeing Tour

Discover the capital of Nicaragua on this 6-hour guided city tour that will introduce you to the country’s history and beauty! Visit the ruins of the Old Cathedral of Managua and Rubén Darío National Theatre. See the National Palace of Culture, home to the National Archive, the National Library and the National Museum, which you’ll tour. And visit Tiscapa Historical National Park and the Metropolitan Cathedral. During this family-friendly sightseeing experience, which is a combination of walking and riding in a comfortable minivan, learn about the culture and history of Nicaragua and its capital city from a local guide.
6 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Mombacho Volcano Nature Reserve Hiking and Ziplining Tour

Visit the Mombacho Volcano Nature Reserve on this day trip from Managua! Explore the inactive volcano on foot with your expert guide and discover unique plants and wildlife, including more than 30 species of reptiles, monkeys and birds. Then, experience the adrenaline rush of ziplining above a lush rainforest landscape and coffee plantations while enjoying panoramic views of Granada and its surrounding area. This outdoor tour is perfect for those seeking an adventure! 
7 hours
Day Trips & Excursions

Masaya Volcano and Handicraft Market Day Trip

Volcanoes, folklore and handicrafts aren’t an obvious combination, but on this 5-hour guided tour you’ll see they go together quite well. First drive to Masaya Volcano National Park and have the opportunity to stand right on the edge of a volcanic crater. Then head to the city of Masaya to browse in the intriguing handicraft market, a spot crammed with the work of local artists and craftspeople. Learn about the history of the volcano and Masaya from your guide and leave with a souvenir or two. Includes hotel pickup and drop-off.
5 hours
Transfers & Ground Transport

One-Way Private Transfer from Managua to San Juan del Sur

Private, door to door transportation from your hotel in Managua to San Juan del Sur, operated in excellent vehicles or vans with air conditioning, by responsible, well trained and friendly drivers.
2.5 hours