Nicaragua - 14 Days
Colonial City of Granada - Pacific Coast - Lake Nicaragua - Volcano Island of Ometepe - Rum Distillery in Chichigalpa - Basilica of Leon - Caribbean Corn Islands - Laguna de Apoyo
14-day group tour (min. 4 up to 12 persons). You travel with us to the safest and most diverse Latin American country, the land of the three oceans, because even the Nicaragua lake is called the sweet ocean because of its size. In addition there are also active volcanoes, old colonial cities and magnificent national parks. The Pacific -and the pristine Caribbean coast with its islands will invite you to swim.
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Daily Schedule :

Day 1: Arrival in the capital Managua. Short transfer to the beautiful colonial city of Granada (World Heritage Site). The city is located directly on Lake Nicaragua, lined with cathedrals, lively street cafes and landscaped places.

Day 2: We strengthen us with the typical breakfast "Gallo Pinto" (eggs, beans, rice and cheese), then we start for a boat trip around the islands, the afternoon is free time.

Day 3: Let's go with our local bus driver through sugarcane plantations past volcanoes to the Pacific coast to San Juan del Sur, a colorful, charming and thriving fishing village and at the same time meeting place for surfers from all over the world. The place has the most beautiful Pacific beaches of Central America. Right on the beach delicious ice-cold cocktails and Tona beer are served. In the Afternoon we might swim extensively and relax. The sunsets here are unique.

Day 4: We spend the whole day on the Pacific Ocean, drive to different bays for snorkeling and swimming and visit the turtle beach Playa de Coco, with a little luck we spot dolphins and whales. Even for passionate anglers, there are great places.
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Day 5: After a short drive we reach the Lake Nicaragua. We continue by ferry. On arrival at the lakeside, we enjoy fascinating views of the volcanoes of Ometepe Island, the biggest volcanic island in a fresh water lake in the world. In the afternoon we walk along the lakeshore past howler monkeys colonies towards lagoon Charco Verde. Three days will be spent in a jungle lodge right on the lakeshore.

Day 6: Right in the morning we start for an island tour, visiting the most beautiful villages of the island and the swimming area Ojos de Aqua, crystal clear pools will await us. In the evening there are fresh fish and local specialties on the menu.
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Day 7: Early in the morning we go on climbing the still active volcano La Concepcion. The afternoon is at leisure.

Day 8: It goes on a discovery tour in the north of the country. We visit the famous rum distillery in Chichigalpa. In the afternoon, it's off to Leon where we will spend the night. In the city you can still feel the influence of the revolution of the "Sandinista". In Leon we visit the largest basilica in Central America.

Day 9: The wild Caribbean coast is waiting for us. With a Mini-Jet we fly from the capital Managua to Archipelago Corn Islands where we will spend the next two days. Our cabanas are right on the snow-white coral beach.
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Day 10: Swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving or kayaking, the day is at leisure. The native Creole community promises pur reggae feeling. Tasty seafood, fish and coconut meals leave nothing to be desired. The pristine coral reefs of the islands are unique.

Day 11: By plane, it goes back to Managua, soon we are back in Granada, the starting point of our journey. The rest of the day is off for exploring the beautiful colonial city. We spend the last two nights in Granada.
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Day 12: On the last day it comes again in quick succession. In the morning we visit the lagoon Apoyo, an extinct volcanic crater that has filled over the centuries with water. The lake is crystal clear, perfect for last bath of the trip. In the afternoon we visit the famous handicraft market in Masaya, there is plenty of time for last minute shopping. At dinner in Granada, we may think about the beautiful trip again.

Day 13: Our "Nica-Busdriver" brings us to the airport of Managua, it's time to say goodbye to this eventful journey. Adios y hasta pronto, Nicaragua.

Day 14: Arrival in Germany
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Travel Schedule:
Day / Stop
01 - Arrival in Granada
02 - Granada
03 - San Juan del Sur / pacific coast
04 - San Juan del Sur / pacific coast
05 - Lake Nicaragua / Island Ometep
06 - Lake Nicaragua / Island Ometepe
07 - Lake Nicaragua / Island Ometepe
08 - Leon
09 - Karibikinsel Corn Island
10 - Karibikinsel Corn Island
11 - Granada
12 - Granada/Laguna de Apoyo
13 - Departure to Germany
14 - Arrival in Germany

Schedules:
12.05.2016 - 25.05.2016
12.06.2016 - 25.06.2016
12.07.2016 - 25.07.2016
12.08.2016 - 25.08.2016
12.09.2016 - 25.09.2016
12.10.2016 - 25.10.2016
12.11.2016 - 25.11.2016
12.12.2016 - 25.12.2016
12.01.2017 - 25.01.2017
12.02.2017 - 25.02.2017

Prices:
Price without Flight when you directly order through Mayamundo Tours: 1399,- €
The trip can also be booked exclusively for 2 pers. Surcharge per person: € 350, -
Flight Fares p/P: 900,- / 1000,- Euros depending on the season

Services:
Mayamundo Tours Tour Guide, Accommodation in middle class hotels with breakfast, Transportation to transfer paths, Admissions to National Parks