Discover the cultural richness of Masaya on a full-day trip to the folkloric town from Managua. Alongside your guide, you’ll browse stalls brimming with artisan goods at Masaya Craft Market, and absorb spectacular views from a lookout point in Catarina. Then, stroll the cobbled streets of San Juan de Oriente to peruse stores famed for their high-quality pottery. Refreshments and round-trip transport from your Managua hotel are included.
Full-day trip to Masaya from Managua
Browse stalls brimming with artisan treasures in Masaya Craft Market
Gaze at spectacular views of Apoyo Lagoon from a lookout point in Catarina
Amble along the cobbled streets of San Juan de Oriente and see shops famed for prime pottery
Refreshments and round-trip transport from Managua hotels are included
At your Managua hotel, board an air-conditioned coach destined for Masaya — a Nicaraguan town famed for its artisan and folkloric heritage. First, head to the Masaya Craft Market, encircled by grand stone ramparts, and begin browsing stalls brimming with handmade treasures.
See handcrafted leather bags, charming trinkets and woven fabrics before returning to your vehicle and travelling to Catarina – a small town renowned for its ornamental plants and elevated lookout point. From the mirador, you’ll admire spectacular views of the Apoyo Lagoon, Mombacho volcano and Granada.
Then, continue to your final stop, San Juan de Oriente, an enchanting colonial village. Amble along the cobbled streets and peruse shops replete with high-quality pottery before relaxing on the journey back to your Managua hotel, where the tour concludes.