The Telica volcano is located 30 kilometers from the city of Leon and belongs to the Maribios mountain chain. It is 1060 meters high and its crater has a depth of 120 meters and 700 meters of diameter. The last violent eruption was in 1948.Once arrived to the crater you can see the large amount of smoke and gases released by the volcano as well as lava or glowing stones inside.
• 1 day
During the León City Tour, you will visit the most beautiful places of this colonial city. After this you will go and see the mud pools of San Jacinto where you can admire boiling mud pools.
• 1 day
Visit two places one day! First, witness the strong volcanic activity of the boiling muds of San Jacinto. Then, visit the Juan Venado Wildlife refuge, a perfect introduction to the beauty of Nicaragua’s pristine mangrove forest ecosystems. This Island located in the north pacific is 22 kms long and hosts lots of birds, caimans in the mangroves. Travel by motorboat and see many animal species that make this nature reserve their home.
• 7 hours
Experience the forces of nature at the boiling volcanic mud fields in San Jacinto then interact with the locals in a tortilla workshop, a traditional Nicaraguan product.
• 2 hours