Explore the beauty of Nicaragua on a full day trip over the border from Costa Rica. You will visit Granada City and Masaya for a taste of the rich Nicaraguan history. Bring your passport and plan for an early 5 am pickup for this great opportunity to experience Nicaraguan cities, cuisine, and culture. A minimum of four people is required for this day trip.
• 12 hours
Ometepe Island is one of the most amazing sites you’ll ever see in your life. This amazing island is formed by two volcanoes, Conception & Maderas and sits in the middle of lake Nicaragua. During the ferry ride across lake Nicaragua you will have the opportunity to view both volcanoes and appreciate the magnitude of lake Nicaragua. Your guide will drive you to visit Ojo de Agua a crystal clear water spring, Charco Verde a sanctuary with a butterfly farm, Santo Domingo beach and Punta Jesus Maria.
• 7 hours
Starting with your pick up at your lodging place then we will visit Cristo de la Misericordia hilltop statue in San Juan del Sur then we'll head to Rivas driving by "La Virgen" beach lookout while looking at the Concepcion and Maderas volcanoes.The drive to Rivas takes approximately 40 minutes where we will take a small tricycle tour thru the town, afterwards we will head to the Granada city for out boat tour of the islands (isletas) including "isla de monos" (monkey island) where you can see the spider monkey, Once finished we'll come back to Granada we will do a horse carriage tour of the colonial city including a chocolate factory and cigar shop. Later in the day we will go to the Masaya volcano, stop for lunch and souvenir shopping finishing in Laguna de Apoyo lookout in the charming town of Catarina, where you can see the beautiful lagoon that has formed in the crater of a dormant volcano. Returning to the place of departure..
• 10 hours
Ometepe Island is one of the most amazing sites you’ll ever see in your life. This amazing island is formed by two volcanoes, Conception & Maderas and sits in the middle of lake Nicaragua. During the ferry ride across lake Nicaragua you will have the opportunity to view both volcanoes and the appreciate of the magnitude of lake Nicaragua. You will get to visit Ojo de Agua and crystal clear water spring, Charco Verde an sanctuary, Santo Domingo beach and Punta Jesus Maria.
• 1 day
Welcome to Nicaragua. If you are visiting via San Juan del Sur this is a great activity for you. Visit the Buena Vista Ranch alongside Lake Nicaragua where you will be transported through the hillsides of this 300 acre farm cultivating avocados, citrus, passion fruit, and dragon fruit known locally as "Pitaya". You will also have incredible views of Ometepe Island where you can see both volcanos from the top of the hillside.Duration: 4-6 hours (Cruise Ship Travelers Welcome) Location: CardenasAttractions: Views of Ometepe Island, agricultural experience, see/hear the monkeys, off roading, 2 secluded lakeside beaches to explore, pool to refresh in, views of Lake Nicaragua, complimentary lunch, complimentary alcohol w/ lunch. Seasons: Pitaya: July - October. Coffee: October - December Cacao: October - January Avocado: April - June. October & November. Citrus. October - February
• 5 hours