Arrival at the airport, where one of our staff will assist you with locating your luggage and transferring to your hotel. You’ll receive a welcome packet with details of your itinerary, and then our driver will take you via private vehicle to your hotel in Tola. Depending on your time of arrival, you may have time to visit the only volcano in the Western hemisphere where it’s possible to drive all the way to the crater and see a lake of lava. You’ll then continue your trip toward the beaches of Tola.
Free day in the resort. Optional activities: snorkeling, sailing along the Pacific coast, hiking.
On this day in the morning, you’ll leave the resort and head for Morgan’s Rock Ecolodge in Ocotal Beach, 12 km north of San Juan del Sur. Here you can rest on a tropical beach in amazing bungalows looking out on the sea, all within a 4,000 hectare jungle — the unique experience of Morgan’s Rock. The ecolodge is a 15-bungalow refuge along a mile of picturesque beach, frequented by turtles all year long. Nearly half of this huge property is a natural reserve. The rest is low-impact agricultural grounds (a farm called El Aguacate) and sustainable tropical forests.
Free day in the resort. Optional activities: hiking, birdwatching, horseback-riding, fishing, snorkeling, kayaking, bicycling.
Free days. Optional activities available courtesy of the ecolodge.
Breakfast. In the morning you’ll check out of Morgan’s Rock and your guide will take you to the colonial city of Granada, a city of much history, culture and nature. Granada is one of the top tourist destinations in Nicaragua, and one of the oldest cities on the continent. You’ll start the tour with a short walk around the Independence Plaza, to the cathedral of Granada, where you’ll go up to the bell tower which offers an amazing view of the central park and its surrounding area. The tour continues with a visit to the San Francisco Convent Museum, where you’ll learn about the different facets of the city: architecture, pre-Columbian, colonial, and contemporary history, as well as the customs and traditions of the city. Next you’ll the old train station, the old San Juan de Dios hospital, the Pólvora Fortress, the walls of Xalteva from 1746, and the bell tower of the La Merced Church with a 360 degree panoramic view of the city. After lunch, you’ll head for the marina where you’ll get a boat tour of the archipelago of Granada’s volcanic islets with exuberant flora and fauna; this will be the end of this excellent day. Return to solid ground and your hotel.
Breakfast. On this day your tour begins with an early departure for the Mombacho Volcano Natural Reserve. At the bottom of the volcano, you’ll board a 4×4 vehicle that will take you to the top, where you’ll receive some information about the reserve from your guide. You’ll then begin your climb up the path towards the crater, a 2.5km hike of moderate difficulty. Here you’ll have the chance to see different species of birds, as well as monkeys, reptiles, amazing flora and spectacular views of Lake Nicaragua and its islets. At the end of the trail you’ll meet a transport unit to the base, where you’ll prepare to begin a canopy tour. After receiving the necessary information to enjoy this activity safely, you’ll receive safety equipment. We guarantee a rush of adrenaline as you fly along 17 suspended platforms among the treetops. At the end of the tour, your guide and driver will return you to the hotel.
Recommendations: Wear long pants, comfortable shoes, if you wear glasses be sure to bring something to secure them with, bring a camera to capture these unforgettable moments, and if you have long hair, consider tying it up.
At the scheduled time, your driver will arrive to take you the the international airport to get your flight home.
* Price based on two adults traveling together during low season. * Package subject to availability at the time of reservation. * Special prices for children and groups available upon request. – Package valid for the year 2018
Lodging, breakfast and taxes.
Guided tours with bilingual guide.
Excursions and activities not specified on the itinerary.
Meals and services not specified on the itinerary.
Airport taxes on the day of departure.