This complete full-day tour allows you to experience many of the breathtaking Nicaragua stops in one day. You will travel from Managua to several places of interest on your way to the lush 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.
• 8 hours
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
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
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
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
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
Pre-book your departure transfer from your Managua hotel to the Augusto C. Sandino International Airport and enjoy hassle-free transportation! Plan ahead and book your Managua airport departure transfer in advance to enjoy a convenient, efficient and stress-free way to end your vacation.
• 1 hour
Pre-book your arrival transfer to your Managua hotel from the Augusto C. Sandino International Airport in and enjoy a hassle-free ride! Plan ahead and book your Managua arrival airport transfer in advance to enjoy a convenient, efficient and stress-free way to start your vacation.
• 1 hour
Visit the Mombacho Volcano Nature Reserve on this day trip from Managua. Mombacho is near the city of Granada and is 1344 meters high. The Mombacho Volcano Nature Reserve is one of 78 protected areas of Nicaragua. Mombacho is an extinct volcano which last eruption occurred in 1570. The highest regions of the volcano is home to a cloud forest. After the hike, get ready for more excitement and zipline through the rain forest over 15 platforms.
• 7 hours
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