15 days in Nicaragua Itinerary

15 days in Nicaragua Itinerary

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Granada
— 4 nights
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San Juan del Sur
— 2 nights
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Isla de Ometepe
— 4 nights
4
Leon
— 3 nights

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Granada

Granada ©

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.
Iglesia de La Merced and ChocoMuseo Granada are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santiago of Managua Cathedral and Catedral de Granada. Change things up with these side-trips from Granada: Managua (Puerto Salvador Allende & Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception) and Apoyo (in La Laguna de Apoyo). The adventure continues: get impressive views of Mombacho, take in the exciting artwork at Galeria Mi Camara Mi Mundo, admire the striking features of Tesoros de Nicaragua - Gourmet & Gift - Shop, and examine the collection at Centro Cultural Antiguo Convento San Francisco.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Granada trip itinerary maker.

Montreal, Canada to Granada is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Montreal to Granada, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to San Juan del Sur.

Things to do in Granada

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Must see
Islets of Granada
4.5
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Apoyo
4.6
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Volcano
Mombacho
4.3

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San Juan del Sur

San Juan del Sur ©
Set in a crescent-shaped bay, San Juan del Sur has become known as a popular surfing spot and coastal holiday destination for Nicaraguan families and international visitors alike.
Kids will appreciate attractions like La Flor Beach Natural Reserve and Zipline. Get in touch with nature at San Juan del Sur Beach and Macua Tours & Travel. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Mirador del Cristo de la Misericordia and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read San Juan del Sur trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Granada to San Juan del Sur in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in San Juan del Sur can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Isla de Ometepe.

Things to do in San Juan del Sur

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Tours
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Laguna Charco Verde and Volcan Concepcion. El Ceibo Museums and Museo Ometepe are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: get impressive views of Volcan Maderas, kick back and relax at Punta Jesus Maria, ponder the design of Ojo de Agua, and step off the mainland to explore Isla Ometepe.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Isla de Ometepe journey builder website.

Do a combination of bus and ferry from San Juan del Sur to Isla de Ometepe in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Leon.

Things to do in Isla de Ometepe

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
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Island
Isla Ometepe
4.5
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Water Body
Laguna Charco Verde
4.3

3
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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.
Visit Ruins of Leon Viejo and Iglesia San Juan Bautista de Subtiava for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Catedral de la Asunción and Church The Recollection. The adventure continues: get impressive views of Cerro Negro Volcano, stroll through Playa Las Penitas, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Legends and Traditions (Museo de Tradiciones y Leyendas), and examine the collection at Museo de Arte Fundacion Ortiz-Gurdian.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Leon trip planner.

Getting from Isla de Ometepe to Leon by bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Leon

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
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