DAY 1:

Reception at the airport and transfer to the selected hotel in Managua.

DAY 2:

Breakfast.  Complete tour around the city of Managua, visiting the historical center of the capital which was destroyed by an earthquake in 1972, panoramic tour of the capital’s primary avenues, visit to La Loma de Tiscapa, visit to the ancient footprints of Acahualinca, and then to the Chocoyero Natural Reserve.  Lunch. Lodging in Managua.

DAY 3:

Breakfast. Transfer to the port of San Jorge Rivas to get the ferry to the island of Ometepe.  Tour around the island: visit to Jesus Maria Point, the mystical Charco Verde lagoon, the Altagracia Museum where you can see petroglyphs.  Rest of the day free. Lodging in Ometepe.

DAY 4:

Breakfast.  Free day to enjoy the tranquility of the island, a hike around the tropical dry forest or a dip in Lake Nicaragua, climb up a volcano or simply relax in a hammock on the beach.  Lodging in Ometepe. 

Optional tours:

-Maderas Volcano (6-8 hours)

-Concepción Volcano(10 hours)

-Porvenir Farm (petroglyphs)

DAY 5:

Breakfast.  Private transfer to the mort of Moyogalpa, return ferry to San Jorge Rivas.  Transfer to the beautiful colonial city of Granada.  Lunch in Granada.  Free afternoon.  Lodging in Granada.

Optional tour: Carriage ride through the colonial streets of the city.

DAY 6:

Breakfast.  Complete tour of the city of Granada.  We’ll take a tour of the main streets to get a taste of the architecture of the houses that takes us back to colonial times, we’ll walk around Colón Park, visit La Merced chuch, the Polvora Fortress, the San Francisco convent, and appreciate the monuments, culture, and human warmth of this great city.  We’ll then take an exciting boat ride around the Islets of Granada.  Lunch.  Lodging in Granada.

Optional tour: Canopy tour at the Mombacho Volcano, or kayaking on Lake Nicaragua

DAY 7:

Breakfast.  We’ll leave Granada for the charming white villages, known for their traditional handicrafts, then to the Catarina lookout point.  We’ll then take a shopping tour at the crafts market, the perfect place to get Nicaraguan souvenirs.  Visit to the Masaya volcano where we’ll observe its active San Fernando crater and visit its museum.  Lunch.  Lodging in Managua.

DAY 8:

Breakfast. Transfer to the airport to get your flight home. 

Approx 7 nights|8 days

* Prices based on double occupancy * Package subject to availability at the time of booking * Important: Rooms for triple and quad occupancy only have 2 double beds - Package valid for 2018

Included in the package

Lodging

Private transportation

Ferry ride

7 breakfasts / 4 lunches

Hotel taxes

Guided tours with bilingual guide

Not included in the package

International flights

Travel insurance

Excursions and activities not specified on the itinerary

Meals and services not specified on the itinerary

Tips

Airport taxes on the day of departure