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$2,455 Per person
10 days
Includes transfers
Includes activities
Includes hotels

The colonial cities of Nicaragua are a hidden gem in Central America. The university city of Leon in the north of the country has fine colonial architecture, numerous museums and an impressive cathedral. It is surrounded by imposing volcanic countryside that offers a variety of day trips out from the city. Granada is a vibrant colourful city, again with impressive colonial architectures. Its position on the shores of Lake Nicaragua allows for daily excursions onto the lake and the Isletas Islands, and on a clear day, excellent views of Ometepe Island. End the trip on the Pacific Coast for a few days' relaxation.

Itinerary highlights

  • Explore the colourful and vibrant city of Granada.

  • Learn about Nicaragua's turbulent modern history in Leon.

  • Stare down into the active Masaya volcano crater.

  • Enjoy remote beaches on the Pacific Coast.

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Treat this trip purely as a starting point for your own tour to Nicaragua. Your specialist will ask you what you want and then shape your itinerary to match.

  • Your trip will be unique
  • We work to your interests and budget
  • Advice from first-hand expertise
  • Managua
  • Leon and Northern Nicaragua
  • Granada
  • San Juan del Sur

Itinerary idea in detail

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Day 1 Managua

Managua

On arrival in Managua you will be collected and taken to your hotel.

Day 2 Leon and Northern Nicaragua

Managua , Leon and Northern Nicaragua

City tour of the capital this morning. After lunch transfer from Managua to Leon via Leon Viejo.

Day 3 Leon and Northern Nicaragua

Leon and Northern Nicaragua

Enjoy a private walking tour of Leon.

Day 4 Granada

Leon and Northern Nicaragua , Granada

Today you will travel across country to Granada, stopping at the Masaya Volcano National Park.

Day 5 Granada

Granada

Enjoy a private tour of Granada including a boat trip to Las Isletas.

Day 6 Granada

Granada

Take a tour to the lush nearby Mombacho Volcano.

Day 7 San Juan del Sur

Granada , San Juan del Sur

Travel by road to the Pacific Coast and your beach hotel for a three night stay.

Day 8 San Juan del Sur

San Juan del Sur

Relax in your hotel or perhaps undertake any of the activities on offer, such as wildlife walks or visiting the local community.

Day 9 San Juan del Sur

San Juan del Sur

More free time in Morgan's Rock.

Day 10 Return home

San Juan del Sur

Travel back to Managua in time for your flight home.

Get in touch with our specialist and we'll plan your perfect vacation

The specialist who designs your trip to Nicaragua will have explored the country many times and, in some cases, lived there. Their first-hand knowledge gives us the belief that no other travel company can match our expertise in helping you plan your trip.

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When to go

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Managua
 
 
 
León & Northern Nicaragua
 
 
 
Granada
 
 
 
San Juan del Sur