From Managua: Private León City History Tour
- Private group
- Pickup available
- Duration: 8 hours
Following a pickup by your guide at your hotel in Managua, take a 2-hour transfer by comfortable bus as you admire the beauty of the Nicaraguan landscape, formed by agricultural plantations, volcanoes, lakes, and small villages. The first stop off the day is at the Ruins of León Viejo, the original location of León and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Discover the history and battles between the native population and conquerors that took place here. At the same time, take in majestic views of the Momotombo volcano rising on the shores of Lake Xolotlán. The tour continues in modern-day León city, one of the oldest cities in the Americas, where you’ll visit the Basílica de la Asunción, the largest cathedral in Central America. Discover the hidden secrets of its design and ascend to its roof for a panoramic view of León. Next, walk through León Central Park and the main surrounding buildi...
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