6 days in Nicaragua Itinerary

6 days in Nicaragua Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Houston
Fly + Bus:  9 h 15 min
1
Leon
— 1 night
Shuttle + Ferry:  6 h 15 min
2
Isla de Ometepe
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Granada
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  5 h 30 min
End: Houston

1
night
Leon

Leon ©
A cultured and storied city, Leon attracts guests from all over the world, drawn to the second city's style, thriving intellectual life, and liveliness.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): stop by Catedral de la Asunción and then get impressive views of Cerro Negro Volcano.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Leon tour itinerary builder tool.

Houston, USA to Leon is an approximately 9.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. June in Leon sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Isla de Ometepe.

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Cerro Negro Volcano ©
Cerro Negro Volcano
Catedral de la Asunción ©
Catedral de la Asunción

1
night
Isla de Ometepe

Isla de Ometepe ©
Isla de Ometepe may be small in size, but it boasts two large volcanoes that dominate its landscape and influence the local lifestyle.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): ponder the design of Ojo de Agua, see the interesting displays at Museo Ometepe, and then explore the activities along Laguna Charco Verde.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Isla de Ometepe online holiday builder.

Do a combination of shuttle and ferry from Leon to Isla de Ometepe in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Isla de Ometepe

Nature Parks Museums
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Laguna Charco Verde ©
Laguna Charco Verde
Ojo de Agua ©
Ojo de Agua
Museo Ometepe ©
Museo Ometepe

3
nights
Granada

Granada ©
The lakeside city of Granada has the look and feel of a historically important economic and political center, with grand colonial architecture, a unified look, and many cultural attractions.
Step out of Granada to go to La Laguna de Apoyo and see Apoyo, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Islets of Granada, see the interesting displays at Centro Cultural Antiguo Convento San Francisco, stop by Tio Antonio Hamaca, and get impressive views of Mombacho.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Granada trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Isla de Ometepe to Granada in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Granada

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Apoyo
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Islets of Granada ©
Islets of Granada
Mombacho ©
Mombacho
Apoyo
Apoyo

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