Popular Transportation in Managua
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1. Managua: Private Half-Day City Tour
Your tour will begin as your guide picks you up from the lobby of your centrally located hotel in Managua. Once aboard the vehicle, you will begin passing by the area's main avenues and buildings before ascending Tiscapa Hill, where the ruins of the former Somoza Presidential House remain. There you will visit the Revolutionary Museum to learn about the history of the Somoza era as well as Sandino. You can take time for panoramic views of Managua City, before transferring to the Central Plaza of Managua. This plaza is surrounded by the National Palace, the Old Cathedral, the former Presidential House, and a park. You can walk through the park, watching the locals living their daily lives, before arriving at Paseo Xolotlán on the shores of the lake. From there, you'll walk along the port filled with kiosks and restaurants as you feel the fresh lake breeze. The house museums and a mock-u...
2. From Granada or Managua: Private Cerro Negro Volcano Hike
Combine nature and adventure with this tour designed especially for adrenaline-seekers. After getting picked up from your hotel in Managua or Granada, drive through picturesque Nicaraguan towns and admire plantations, lakes, and volcanoes, to reach the city of León. In León, enjoy a 45-minute dirt road transfer to the start of the volcano. Get ready to start your hike as you take your sand-boarding equipment with you. The hike will take from 35 minutes to 1 hour depending on your fitness level. Once at the top, take in the beauty of the two craters and feel the heat coming from them as you admire the natural beauty of Nicaragua with its volcanic chains. Then, its time to begin your adventure. Listen carefully to the guide explaining the sandboard instructions then hop on and descend the volcano in less than 10 minutes. Having reached the foot of the volcano, head to León, where you wil...
3. From Granada or Managua: Private Masaya Volcano Tour
Discover the rich and vibrant culture of the villages surrounding the Masaya Volcano on this full-day tour. After getting picked up from your hotel in Granada or Managua, begin your journey to the volcano. Your first stop will be at the volcano museum. Here, learn more about the history of the native people and how they venerated the power of the volcano. Later, in the vehicle, ascend to the summit of the volcano and stand right in front of its crater where you can see a lava lake inside. Next, head to the Masaya Market, where you can meet the locals selling hand-made products like textiles, leather, wood, home decor, souvenirs, and traditional meals. Afterward, visit the village of Catarina. Soak up the beauty of the sights and scents of this town and its many flower stores as you make your way to a viewpoint. Here, admire panoramic views of the crater lagoon and surrounding lush veget...
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