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From León: Hike and Volcano Boarding on Cerro Negro

Product ID: 36710
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Experience volcano boarding on this adventurous 5-hour tour from León. Hike up to the top of the Cerro Negro, where you can admire the spectacular views and walk around the crater. Then enjoy the thrill of sliding down this active volcano.
About this activity
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
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Duration 5 hours
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide

Pickup included

At your hotel in León City

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  • Slide down an active volcano on an adventurous volcano boarding tour
  • Admire the spectacular views of the Volcano Chains of León
  • Walk up to the top of Cerro Negro, where you can walk around the crater and see how active the volcano actually is
  • Feel the heat and smell the sulfur gases of an active volcano
Full description
On this 5-hour tour from León you experience the adventure of volcano boarding. You take a 45-minute drive from León City to Cerro Negro. From the main entrance of the volcano you walk for approximately 2 hours to the top. It is rocky and there is no shade, but once you are at the top you have the best views over the Volcano Chain of León.

You can walk around the crater and can see how active this volcano actually is. Cerro Negro is the youngest volcano of Central America but it is also one of the most active.

Once at the top you can enjoy volcano boarding your way down the ash side. Feel the rush as you stand up snowboard style or sit down! Feel the heat and smell the sulfur gases as you reach speeds up to 70 kilometers per hour!
  • Transportation
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrances fees
  • Equipment
  • Seasonal fruits
  • Board rental
What’s Not Included
  • Drinks
  • Food
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years
  • Pregnant women
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Comfortable clothes
Know before you go
Recommendations: bring walking shoes, sun protection, water, and long pants.

This tour departs daily at 8:00 and 14:00.

From US$ 39 per person

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Nica Libre Tour Operator

Product ID: 36710