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From Managua: Private Masaya Volcano Night Tour

1. From Managua: Private Masaya Volcano Night Tour

We start at 4:30pm- Witness the beauty of the Masaya Volcano lit up by the night sky on this tour designed especially for those who want to see the lava glowing at night but do not want to hike.  After getting picked up from your hotel in Managua , make your way up to the top of the volcano in your comfortable vehicle. Witness the spectacular sunset as the sun descends below the peak of the volcano then head to the edge of the crater and peer inside to witness the inner glow of the lava.  On the return journey, stop along the way at the Visitor Center to learn more about the history of the volcano and culture of the local people before getting dropped off back at your hotel.

Managua: 4-Hour Guided Historical Walking Tour

2. Managua: 4-Hour Guided Historical Walking Tour

Admire all the wonders Managua has to offer on this guided city highlights tour. From the lively city center to the breathtaking views from the Tiscapa Lagoon, discover the history behind every turn with your local guide. Start your walking adventure at the Ruben Dario Monument, make a turn, and see the Ruben Dario National Theatre. Learn about the powerful cultural and literary influence of Ruben Dario from your guide as you stroll. Continue to Plaza la Fe and see the statue of Simon Bolivar, a figure of independence and revolution throughout South America. Enter the bustling city center and explore Parque Central and the historical Plaza de la Revolución. From here, make your way to the Casa Presidential and see the main office of the president. Arrive at the Old Cathedral and marvel at the neoclassical architecture. Visit the National Palace of Culture, formally a royal residence, and see the Roosevelt Monument.

Managua City Tour

3. Managua City Tour

Experience the thrill of history coming to life on this Managua City Tour. Feel the energy of the Tiscapa Hill, where you’ll hear stories of the Somoza regime and see stunning views of the city and lake. Get up close to the National Palace and admire its grandeur with all your senses. Walk the Revolution Square, where you can smell the fragrant flowers and feel the excitement of this iconic place. The old Managua Cathedral will give you chills with its haunting beauty, and the Salvador Allende Port will take your breath away with its stunning waterfront views. And after all that adventure, indulge in a mouth-watering, traditional Nicaraguan dinner. With our small groups and independent driver, you’ll have the guide’s undivided attention for an unforgettable experience filled with joy, wonder, and awe.

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Tour guide approached me by phone same day of the tour to confirm pick timing which was great! Tour took longer than one hour ; you will visit a small museum about the volcano then by car you will be taken to the volcano site which was amazing with the active lava!! Totally recommend this tour when you’re in Managua