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Beach View Zipline Tour in San Juan del Sur from ManaguaZiplining

Beach View Zipline Tour in San Juan del Sur from Managua

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See the best of San Juan del Sur on a full-day ziplining adventure from Managua. After a scenic drive, you’ll ascend to a vertiginous platform and conquer 17 ziplines suspended high above the rain forest canopy. Let your adrenaline levels settle and then revitalize with a Nicaraguan lunch before treating yourself to some well-earned rest and relaxation on the soft sands of San Juan del Sur’s beaches. Select the option of round-trip transport to enjoy the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off on this intimate small-group tour.  
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$116.00
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US$116.00

Cerro Negro and Volcano Sand Boarding from LeónExtreme

Cerro Negro and Volcano Sand Boarding from León

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Sandboard down the slope of an active volcano during this 4-hour tour from León. After a 1-hour trek up the 2,382-foot (726-meter) Cerro Negro volcano, enjoy the spectacular views of the surrounding landscape. Get an orientation and some instruction from your expert adventure guide, then jump on a sandboard and shoot down the slope. Reach the bottom in less than a minute, with your heart in your throat and your adrenaline pumping. All equipment and round-trip transportation from León hotels are included.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$42.84
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US$42.84

Laguna de Apoyo Day pass plus Masaya Volcano Night TourDay Trips

Laguna de Apoyo Day pass plus Masaya Volcano Night Tour

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This tour to Apoyo Lagoon and Masaya Volcano from Managua offers great value by combining two of Granada’s most popular activities into a single day trip. Not only does this tour provide seamless transportation between two tricky-to-reach destinations, but it also includes all while keeping costs low for budget-minded travelers.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$60.30
Price varies by group size
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US$60.30
Price varies by group size

Full-Day Whitewater Rafting Sarapiqui Jungle Run Class 3-4 from La FortunaDay Trips

Full-Day Whitewater Rafting Sarapiqui Jungle Run Class 3-4 from La Fortuna

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Take a wet and wild ride down the Sarapiquí River on a thrilling white-water rafting tour! Paddle your way through Class III and IV rapids while surrounded by the lush tropical scenery of the Costa Rican rain forest. Refuel with a tropical snack on the river bank, and reward your white-water victory with a hearty lunch at an authentic restaurant. The tour includes hotel pickup and drop-off from La Fortuna.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$95.00
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US$95.00

Full day tour: Granada City + Boat ride+Handicraft Market+Lava TourDay Trips

Full day tour: Granada City + Boat ride+Handicraft Market+Lava Tour

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Live this eco colonial and volcanic adventure enjoying 3 tours paying only for one. Give yourself the luxery of having your own local tour guide who is knowledgeable, fluent in English who also provides a personal approach. On top of that offers safe private transportation. Explore the islets on lake Granada-Nicaragua, the majestic colonial architecture of the city and feel the adrenaline of taking a stuning picutre with the orange color of the lava in the background at the active volcano in Masaya. Activities: Picture taking /Bird watching/Nature tour Boat ride on lake Granada/Nicaragua ( you get to actualluy get off in one of the islets to visit the historic san pablo fortress) Walking tour downtown/hall of churches and chocolate museum. Visit to La merced church and its view point from bell tower. Lunch at la calzada street ( not included). Visit to Masaya volcano at night. ( take breath taking pictures on the top of the hill with the lava in the background.( Sunset beholding)
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  • 6 to 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$68.00
Price varies by group size
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US$68.00
Price varies by group size

Volcano Masaya by NightBus Tours

Volcano Masaya by Night

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Travel to the stunning Masaya Volcano by night to see lava roiling just below the crater rim on this private tour from Managua. Private transportation is comfortable and easy with just your guide and private party—giving you plenty of time to chat with your guide while you wait in line to see the lava at this popular attraction.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$95.00
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US$95.00

Masaya Volcano Night TourAttraction Tickets

Masaya Volcano Night Tour

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This guided tour to Masaya Volcano from Managua or Masaya takes you straight from the city to the crater rim for a chance to see the lava glowing at night. Included transportation makes the drive a cinch, plus a quick stop at a the Visitors Center and commentary from your guide help you learn about the volcano, too. Upgrade to include a live music performance at Port Salvador Allende after seeing the volcano.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$33.50
Price varies by group size
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US$33.50
Price varies by group size

Mombacho Volcano Hike and Ziplining Adventure from San Juan del SurHiking

Mombacho Volcano Hike and Ziplining Adventure from San Juan del Sur

A guided tour is the easiest way to travel from San Juan del Sur to Mombacho Volcano Nature Reserve in one day. When you arrive, hike to a vista point and take a zipline canopy tour through the cloud forest, returning to San Juan in time to catch the sunset over the bay.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$158.98
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US$158.98

ATV TourHalf-day Tours

ATV Tour

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Our ATV tours offer authentic adventure for you and your family. Our Honda ATVs are safe, comfortable, and easy to drive and our local guides will happily offer you assistance and show you the local treasures. Our several tour options provide you with a great way to customize your experience in San Juan del Sur. Choose whether you and your family would like to visit 2 or 3 beaches, the famous Christ Tower, or partake in a canopy tour zip-line adventure.
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  • 4 hours
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US$102.57
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US$102.57

Mombacho Cloud Forest Reserve: Hike and Zipline TourHiking

Mombacho Cloud Forest Reserve: Hike and Zipline Tour

Hike through the cloud forest reserve of the Mombacho Volcano during this 6-hour tour from Granada. Admire views over the surrounding landscape, including Lake Nicaragua and the colonial city of Granada. Clip in to a zipline to zoom from platform to platform over the landscape of Nicaraguan coffee plantations. All equipment, entrance fees and transportation from lodgings in Granada are included.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$142.57
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US$142.57

Masaya Night TourNature and Wildlife

Masaya Night Tour

You will have the opportunity to see from the edge of the active lava crater flow like a sea and will have information from the certified bilingual guide that will accompany you all the time. Departure time is between 5:00 - 5:30 PM
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$45.00
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US$45.00

Mombacho Volcano Zipline Canopy TourZiplining

Mombacho Volcano Zipline Canopy Tour

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Zoom down a zipline through a cloud forest during this 5-hour tour from Managua. Visit the 4,410-foot (1,344-meter) Mombacho Volcano to participate in this adrenaline-fueled activity. As you whip through the lush forest, view native species that live only in Nicaragua. Follow your adventure guide between the cloud forest's platforms, enjoying a thrilling ride while simultaneously learning about the history, culture and environment of the region. Round-trip transportation from Managua hotels is included.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$92.31
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US$92.31

Classic Tour Day Trips

Classic Tour

Swimming and Volcanoes Visit: swim on a crater of more than 20 thousand years See lava 600 meters away.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$66.67
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US$66.67

Discover the Masaya HighlightsDay Trips

Discover the Masaya Highlights

Discover some of the famous areas of Masaya region that will show you nature, culture, history in one day. Share with the locals and learn about different artisans works, besides visiting an active volcano.
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  • 5 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$98.00
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US$98.00

Horseback riding tour in San juan del Sur; NicaraguaHiking

Horseback riding tour in San juan del Sur; Nicaragua

Horseback riding on the beach one of the most unforgettable experience you will have, also you will visit one of the highest Jesus statues in the world and relax in one of the most beautiful beaches off San Juan del Sur( the portal of the sea)
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$55.00
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US$55.00

Maderas Volcano Hike Ometepe from San Juan del SurHiking

Maderas Volcano Hike Ometepe from San Juan del Sur

Hike through lush rain forest, past ancient petroglyphs, and under the screams of howler monkeys en route to a volcanic crater lagoon on this Maderas Volcano hike from San Juan del Sur. In addition to streamlining transportation from San Juan del Sur to Ometepe, this tour includes a guide for the hike, fresh fruits for the trek, and overnight accommodation in Moyogalpa.
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  • 1 day
  • Free Cancellation
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US$128.21
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US$128.21

Concepción Volcano Hike at Ometepe IslandHiking

Concepción Volcano Hike at Ometepe Island

Visit the natural wonder that is Nicaragua’s Isla de Ometepe and hike the active Concepción volcano with a guide and small group. Ometepe’s twin peaks rise above a sprawling freshwater lake, offering views in all directions. Pass through banana and coffee plantations, see regional flora and fauna, and spend a full day climbing to the crater of this smoking volcano. This is a challenging hike with a big reward.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$105.00
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US$105.00

Somoto Canyon TourDay Trips

Somoto Canyon Tour

If you only have a short amount of time to visit Somoto Canyon, exploring with a guided tour is the best way to go. This tour provides all of the transportation logistics to easily get you from your Managua hotel up to Somoto Canyon and back, plus makes the most of your time there: hiking, swimming, and tubing are all included.
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  • 10 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$268.10
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US$268.10

Tour Apoyo Lagoon and Masaya Active VolcanoDay Trips

Tour Apoyo Lagoon and Masaya Active Volcano

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We will start our tour in Granada with an outskirt city tour of the most important site of the colonial center ,later we will drive to the most active volcano in Nicaragua which is Masaya Active Volcano and we will have the opportunity to see lava inside of this crater.After the great experience to see real lava we will head to Masaya Market and spend a hour exploring,here you will have the opportunity to try local food inside of the market.Now is time to visit Apoyo Lagon which is a crater lake with blue and crystal water,just great for swimming,kayaking,paddle boards and relaxing.We will spend about 3 hours in this resort. Optional Boat tour in Isletas of Granada
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$120.00
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US$120.00

Bird Watching MontibelliNature and Wildlife

Bird Watching Montibelli

Montibelli is a private wild reserve located in the Municipality of Ticuantepe. It has an extension of 162.5 hectares and heights that vary between 360 and 720 meters above sea level; what allows a cool climate practically all year. The temperature ranges between 18 and 26 ° C. Studies carried out indicate that Montibelli has areas that host populations of flora and fauna that are important for the ecological balance of the sub-basin, with significant remnants of forest in natural regeneration. The presence of 156 faunal species has been determined (birds 105, mammals 32, reptiles 17, amphibians 2) grouped into 51 families, identifying at least 17 species with CITES status, that is, endangered or threatened species including monkey congo, sahino, guatusa, Pacific parakeet and 6 species of hummingbirds. After visiting Montibelli Wildlife Reserve for birdwatching, we´ll finish this adventure visiting one of the most active volcanoes in Nicaragua, Masaya Volcano.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$115.00
Price varies by group size
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US$115.00
Price varies by group size

full tour Somoto Canyon NicaraguaOvernight Tours

full tour Somoto Canyon Nicaragua

It is a channel of high vertical walls that extends for approximately five kilometers, in a winding path whose width varies between 10 and 15 meters. In this run the waters coming from the Comalí (Honduras) and Tapacalí rivers, which join to form the extensive Coco River. In its stony ground, the calm current is interrupted by rocky formations that give rise to seven or eight pools with semi-stagnant waters, creating an environment full of life, with plants and fish.
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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
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US$85.80
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US$85.80

8D-7N Nicaragua GreenNature and Wildlife

8D-7N Nicaragua Green

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This is a circuit for lovers of nature and adventure tourism, it has all the necessary elements to enjoy beautiful landscapes. You will visit cities in the north of the country where you can make different tours, such as the coffee tour and the tobacco tour. You will also have the opportunity to practice sandboarding, an extreme sport that consists of descending on the slopes of the Cerro Negro volcano with a special board.
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  • 8 days
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US$2,139.00
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US$2,139.00

Sand boarding at Cerro Negro from ManaguaDay Trips

Sand boarding at Cerro Negro from Managua

Live this adventure of your life surfing the Cerro Negro volcano guided by an expert english speaker tour guide that will prive you with the special suit and equipment needed for the activity. We pick you up in Managua from your hotel or airport and will drive you for about 2 hours to the city of leon. On the way we make a couple of stops so you take nice pictures from the lake and also Momotombo volcano. Once we arrive to the park Cerro Negro then we hike (soft) for about 45 minutes to get to the top of the volcano, there you will take great scenary pictures from the chain of volcanoes called Los maribios. Then our tour guide will give you tips on how to slide down and will take pictures for you. When you are done with the surfing then we wil take you to the colonial city of leon and visit the main spots.
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  • 4 to 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$110.59
Price varies by group size
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US$110.59
Price varies by group size

Mombacho Volcano Hike and Zipline adventure from ManaguaHiking

Mombacho Volcano Hike and Zipline adventure from Managua

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Unleash your inner adventurer on a full-day hiking tour of the Mombacho Volcano from Managua. Alongside your guide, you’ll take a moderate hiking trail — replete with more than 30 species of birds, monkeys and reptiles — to the summit of the Mombacho Volcano. From there, gaze at spectacular views of Granada and Lake Nicaragua before descending to experience the adrenaline of ziplining. On 15 different platforms, you’ll glide over the rainforest and feel exhilarated as you soar over trees rife with wildlife. Conclude your tour by watching the sun set.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$126.01
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US$126.01

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