7 days in Nicaragua Itinerary

7 days in Nicaragua Itinerary

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Granada
— 2 nights
Shuttle to San Jorge, Ferry to San Jose del Sur
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Isla de Ometepe
— 2 nights
Bus
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Leon
— 2 nights
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Granada

— 2 nights

La Gran Sultana

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): head off the coast to Islets of Granada, get impressive views of Mombacho, then admire the striking features of Palacio Episcopal, then pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Granada, and finally admire the local landmark of Parque Colon de Granada. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sat): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de La Merced, and then see the interesting displays at ChocoMuseo Granada.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil to Granada is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Granada due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Isla de Ometepe.

Things to do in Granada

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Isla de Ometepe

— 2 nights
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 27th (Sun): get impressive views of Volcan Concepcion and then admire the local landmark of Ojo de Agua. Here are some ideas for day two: relax and rejuvenate at Temazcal Omeyocan, then step off the mainland to explore Isla Ometepe, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna Charco Verde.

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You can do a combination of shuttle and ferry from Granada to Isla de Ometepe in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Leon.

Things to do in Isla de Ometepe

Nature · Parks · Spas
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Leon

— 2 nights
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 29th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Museo Ruben Dario, then examine the collection at Museo de Arte Fundacion Ortiz-Gurdian, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de la Asunción.

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You can take a bus from Isla de Ometepe to Leon in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Leon are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Leon

Museums · Historic Sites
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Nicaragua travel guide

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Churches · Volcanos · Specialty Museums
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.