Colonial Cities and Beaches

Overview

Located in the heart of the Central American region, Nicaragua is diverse in culture and nature and its welcoming people add to an unforgettable experience. Its beaches, volcanoes, and lakes present unparalleled landscapes that host a number of animal and plant species which contribute to an impressive ecosystem. Managua, the capital of Nicaragua, as well as the colonial cities of Leon and Granada, offer comfortable tourist attractions with modern accommodation options. Nicaragua awaits!

 

Included:

  • All land transportation (including airport transfers)
  • All hotels (3 stars or better)
  • 4 guided tours: Managua City Tour, Leon City Tour, Volcano Boarding Tour, Granada Isletas Tour & Masaya Volcano Night Lava Experience
  • 3 lunches

Not Included:

  • Optional activities
  • Breakfasts and dinners

Itinerary

ARRIVAL DAY

Private transfer from the Managua Airport to your hotel in Managua, Nicaragua

Upon your arrival at the Managua Airport, you'll receive a private airport transfer to your hotel in Managua, Nicaragua (Hotel Hilton Princess or similar).

Once you have settled in, you'll go on a guided city tour of Nicaragua's capital, Managua, at 3:00pm. This tour includes a visit to the Historic Centre with its central plaza and cathedral, the historic park Loma de Tiscapa, and some free time in the newly renovated port Puerto Salvador Allende on the shores of Lake Managua.

You will have free time in the evening to relax and explore the city on your own.

Airport Transfer

Private airport transfer to your Managua hotel

Guided City Tour

3:00pm Guided city tour of Managua, Nicaragua

Free Time

Free evening to relax and explore the area

ADVENTURE DAY

Head over to historical and poetic Leon City, Nicaragua

After a good night's sleep, get ready to head out at 8:00am to Leon, the capital of the revolution and the intellectual heart of Nicaragua. Check in to your hotel (Hotel Cacique Adiact or similar) before heading out on a 2:00pm Leon City Tour, which includes a visit to Leon's cathedral and rooftop, the Ortiz Gurdian Art Gallery, and the open air masuleum and murals that tell the history of Nicaragua's past. After the tour, you'll have the rest of the evening to relax or explore on your own.

Travel Time

Transfer from Managua to Leon
Approximate travel time: 2 hours

Leon City Tour

2:00pm guided tour of the revolutionary city and intellectual heart of Nicaragua

Free Time

Free evening to relax and explore the area

ADVENTURE DAY

Volcano Boarding Tour and Transfer to Las Peñitas Beach

Rise and shine and get ready for adventure! Start your day with an 8:00am Cerro Negro Volcano Boarding Tour. Then, enjoy a delicious lunch in Leon before leaving for Las Peñitas Beach at 3:00pm. Upon arrival, check into your hotel (Hotel Plaza Colon or similiar) before taking the rest of your afternoon and evening to relax and enjoy the beach.

Volcano Boarding Tour

8:00am hike and volcano boarding adventure

Transfer to Las Peñitas Beach

3:00pm transfer from Leon to your hotel at Las Peñitas Beach

Free Time

Free afternoon and evening to enjoy the beach

ADVENTURE DAY

Transfer to Granada with a Granada City Tour and Masaya Volcano Tour

Another busy day ahead! You'll leave Las Peñitas Beach at 8:00am and head over to Granada just in time to check into your hotel and eat lunch. At 3:00pm, you'll start with the Isletas Boat Tour before moving on to do the Masaya Volcano Evening Lava Tour. After these exciting activities, you'll have the evening to relax or explore Granada on your own.

Travel Time

Transfer from Las Peñitas Beach to Granada
(Approximate travel time: 3.5 hours)

Isletas Boat Tour + Masaya Volcano Evening Lava Tour

Spend the early evening on a stunning boat tour before seeing the lava flow from the Masaya Volcano.

Free Time

Free evening to relax and explore the area

DEPARTURE DAY

Transfer to Managua Airport for departure

It's your last day in beautiful Nicaragua! We'll take you to the Managua Airport in one of our transport vehicles right on time for your departing flight.

Check Out

Make sure you have everything before checking out of your hotel

Airport Transfer

Transfer from your hotel to the Managua Airport

Travel Time

Approximate travel time: 1.5 hours