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The Best Things to Do in Nicaragua

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Nicaragua

4.2
Volcanos · Specialty Museums · Islands

Popular things to do in Nicaragua

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Volcano
Cerro Negro Volcano Leon
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Island
Islets of Granada Granada
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Volcano
Mombacho Granada
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Church
Iglesia de La Merced Granada
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Still emerging as a major tourist destination, Nicaragua, the largest country in Central America, entices travelers with its rich history and remarkable natural beauty just waiting to be discovered. A holiday in Nicaragua allows you to explore a vibrant culture, scenic beaches, and plenty of spots off the beaten path. Majestic volcanoes, lakes, and forests offer numerous chances for exploration and exciting adventures, while major cities boast splendid colonial architecture. With access to coastlines on both the Pacific and the Caribbean, a vacation in Nicaragua appeals to those looking for thrilling surfing experiences, dramatic views, or a chance to spread out on a deserted tropical beach. Put Nicaragua at the heart of your travel plans by using our Nicaragua trip planner.

Nature in Nicaragua

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Water Body
Apoyo La Laguna de Apoyo
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Island
Isla Ometepe Moyogalpa
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Water Body
Laguna Charco Verde Isla de Ometepe
4.3
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Volcano
Volcan Concepcion Isla de Ometepe
4.5
Duration: 4 hours

Wildlife in Nicaragua

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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling Little Corn Island
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling Big Corn Island
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours Little Corn Island
5.0
Duration: 4 hours
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours Granada
4.9
Duration: 8 hours

Hidden gems in Nicaragua

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Volcano
Telica Volcano Leon
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Spa / Wellness
Spas & Wellness Little Corn Island
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Nature / Park
Juan Venado Island Nature Reserve Las Penitas
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

Parks in Nicaragua

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Nature / Park
Reserva Natural Miraflor Esteli
3.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Nature / Park
Reserva Biologica Indio Maiz El Castillo
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Nature / Park
Mombacho Volcano National Preserve Granada
4.0
Duration: 4 hours
Nature / Park
Montibelli Private National Reserve Ticuantepe
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Landmark
Nicaragua Spanish Lessons Granada
4.5
Duration: 3 hours
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Sightseeing Tour
Nativos Tours Matagalpa
4.8
Duration: 2h 30 min
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World heritage site
Catedral de la Asunción Leon
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
ChocoMuseo Granada Granada
4.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

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