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Tours: Masaya Volcano National Park

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  • Horseback Riding into Masaya Volcano Park

    Operator:
    Cooperativa El Ventarron
    Description

    Note: This tour is temporary unavailable until further notice, due to Masaya volcano activity

    Enjoy the magnificent view that the Masaya Volcano National Park offers while you go horseback riding. Appreciate the fauna and learn with the explanations about the volcano.

    The meeting point is at Plaza Oviedo within the Masaya Volcano. At this spot, the horses will be waiting to start the tour to the San Fernando crater, where you will receive more information about the volcano. During the tour, the tourist will learn about the vegetation and wildlife that inhabit the volcano, such as coyotes, skunks, racoons, iguanas, deers and monkeys.

    Our next stop will be at the San Juan viewpoint, where a small interpretation will be made about the Pueblos Blancos (White Towns) and its history.

    NOTE: Would you need an English spoken guide? Please, indicate this in the comment box you will find while booking online. There is no extra charge, but Cooperativa El Ventarron will need to know that to be prepared.

    Recommendations:
    -Bring bottled water and sunscreen.

    Included:

    Starting at US$15.00

    -Local Guide
    -Horses
    -Fruits.

    Not Included
    -Entrance fee to the volcano: C$100 for foreigners.

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  • Horseback Riding to Masaya Volcano from La Sabanita community

    Operator:
    Cooperativa El Ventarron
    Description

    Note: This tour is temporary unavailable until further notice, due to Masaya volcano activity

    The meeting point is the court of La Sabanita Community, a small and friendly rural town. In here, the tourist will have a brief explanation about the community lifestyle and projects developed as a cooperative to maintain the environment preservation and community development. Then the journey to the Masaya Volcano through a trail little known by tourist will begin.

    Once we are at the Masaya Volcano, its actual state and history will be explained. Some antique pits will be visited and the ascent to the volcano begins. During the tour, an interpretation about the flora and fauna of the area is made until the San Juan viewpoint is reached. In here, the lifestyle and history about the Pueblos Blancos of Masaya are explained.

    The descent begins toward the Oviedo Plaza to have a healthy snack with fruits from the community.

    Note of Interest
    Before the return, the tourist can visit the volcanic caves where bats inhabit. Only for US$2 extra dollars you can have the opportunity to experience the life in a dark cave. This extra service is arranged with the guides.

    Recommendations
    -Bring water, mosquito repellent and sunscreen.

    Included:

    Starting at US$25.00

    -Local Guide
    -Horses
    -Water
    -Tropical fruits from the cooperative.

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  • Masaya Volcano - Twilight Tour

    Operator:
    Vapues Tours
    Description
    Shortly before sunset you'll visit Volcano Masaya National park. Wildlife is very active, the diurnal animals are looking for a place to sleep, and the nocturnal animals are waking up. You might see the Green Parakeets returning to their nests inside the crater while scores of bats leave their caves, a truly magical sight

    Next you explore an underground tunnel, formed by lava streams. If weather conditions allow, the tour ends with a visit to a viewpoint from where you can look inside the crater mouth, and observe the magma glow.
    Included:

    Starting at US$30.00

    Transport

    Bilingual guide and guided walk

    Entrance fee

    Use of flashlight and helmet

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  • Masaya Volcano - Lava Tour

    Operator:
    DeTour, Viajes y Cultura
    Description

    Note: This tour is temporary closed due to the volcano activity. Online nor offline reservation are available.

    You will visit the volcanology center of the Masaya Volcano and its different rooms of history, geology and nature. As well, you will have the opportunity to see the vast crater of the volcano, a cave inhabited by bats and lava inside the crater at noon.

    Included:

    Starting at US$32.00

    -Private transport (roundtrip)
    -Entrance fee
    -Cave tour
    -Guide

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  • Masaya Highlights - Masaya Volcano, Artisan Market (Half Day)

    Operator:
    Vapues Tours
    Description
    The tour starts at Masaya Volcano National Park. Your driver will bring you to the summit of the volcano, where you can peek inside the active crater. Your next stop is Masaya´s artisan market, where you can purchase quality Nicaraguan handicrafts.


    Included:

    Starting at US$40.00

    Transportation

    Bilingual guide

    Entrance fees

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  • Masaya Highlights: Masaya Volcano, Artisan Market & Pueblos Blancos (full day)

    Operator:
    Vapues Tours
    Description
    Look inside an active volcano, explore a colourful market, have lunch at a crater lake and visit surrounding villages all in one day! The tour starts at Masaya Volcano National Park. Your driver brings you to the summit of the volcano, where you'll peek inside the active crater. Your next stop is Masaya´s artisan market, where you can purchase quality Nicaraguan handicrafts.

    Before heading to the last stop of the tour, the Pueblos Blancos, a tasty lunch is served at Apoyo Lagoon. San Juan de Oriente, one of the so-called White Villages, is the last destination. Here you'll witness local craftsmen produce fine ceramics out of clay.
    Included:

    Starting at US$45.00

    Transportation

    Bilingual guide

    Entrance fees

    Lunch

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  • Volcan Masaya and Arts Crafts Shopping

    Operator:
    Gems Tours
    Description

    The Masaya Volcano is actually a volcanic complex composed of a nested set of calderas and craters. The massive outer Nindiri cone host the pit craters of Masaya, Santiago, Nindiri and San Pedro, and is considered as one of the most active volcanoes in Central America. You will see the smoking crater and if lucky, the extremely rare Green Parakeets (Chocoyo) which, strangely, call the volcano their home.

    The Masaya Volcano is the only volcano in the western hemisphere where you are able to drive to the rim.

    After visiting the volcanic complex, you will visit the famous Masaya Market, the very heart of Nicaraguan handicrafts. Aside from unique Nicaraguan products such as hand woven hammocks, embroidered blouses, wood carvings, leather goods, ceramics, paintings and hemp weaving the market is very diverse. You will actually find the best of what Nicaragua's talented craftspeople have to offer. The Mercado de Artesanías (Craft Market) is located inside what used to be the ‘Mercado Viejo (old market), built in 1891, destroyed by fire twice and is now a safe and comfortable place to do your shopping. Even if you don't buy anything, the Masaya market is an enjoyable and colorful experience.

    Note
    -Minimum age:18. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
    -Groups over 10 people, please contact directly with the tour operator.

    Included:

    Starting at US$45.00

    -Transporte
    -Guide

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  • Combo Adventure: Granada Islets and Masaya Volcano

    Operator:
    Explorer Tours
    Description

    The tour begins with a boat trip around the Asese Peninsula, where the amazing islets can be appreciated at the Great Lake Cocibolca. The next stop will be to a community, so tourists can learn about local families, the volcanic formation of the archipelago and its historical and cultural importance.

    The journey continues with the visit to the Masaya Volcano, one of the most visited tourist attraction in Nicaragua. At the end, the next stop will be the old Handicraft Market in Masaya, where items elaborated by Nicaraguan artisans can be found.

    Included:

    Starting at US$46.00

    Granada Islets
    -Transport A/C.
    -Entrance fee to the fortress.
    -Aquatic Transport.
    -Visit to the Monkey's Island.
    -Coco water.
    -Bilingual Guide.

    Masaya Volcano
    -Transport A/C.
    -Entrance fee to the volcano.
    -Handicraft Market.
    -Bilingual guide.

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  • Masaya and Santiago Volcano

    Operator:
    Servitour Monimbo
    Description

    Intended for visitors who like cultural tourism and adventure. You will visit the main city’s sights and visit one of the active volcanoes in Nicaragua. Includes transportation, entrance fees to tourist sites, guide, lunch and snack.

    Recommendation:
    Bring water, sunscreen, comfortable clothing, appropriate footwear, hat, camera.

    Included:

    Starting at US$56.00

    • Transportation
    • Tour Guide
    • Tickets entrances
    • Lunch and refreshments
    • Pick up / Drop off in Masaya
    • First aid.

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  • Three Volcanoes Tour

    Operator:
    Café Las Flores - Mombotour
    Description

    Nicaragua is known as The Land of Lakes and Volcanoes. It has two enormous water bodies and twentyfive volcanoes that are part of the Pacific Ring of Fire. In this tour you will visit three of these colossus:

    • Volcán Masaya: Ranked as one of the most active in the world.
    • Laguna Cratérica Apoyo: It’s an extinct volcano’s crater, which houses a beautiful lagoon.
    • Volcán Mombacho: This colossal and stunning volcano’s cloud forest offers impressive panoramic views and it is also the home of hundreds of orchids.
    Included:

    Starting at US$63.00

    • Transportation
    • Guía bilingüe
    • Entrance fee
    • Lunch

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  • Classic Managua, Masaya (Masaya Volcano) and Granada from Managua

    Operator:
    OCN Tours and Travel
    Description

    This tour start in the capital city and continue in two departament of South-estern Nicaragua. Wi will visit the Volcan Masaya National Park where we an appreciate the smoking crater in this active volcano. Then we will continue to Masaya (city of flowers). Here we will stop in the old Craft Market where you could buy and see real handycraft from Masaya and other points. The tour then continue to Granada, famous for its colonial architcture and the Cocibolca Lake weth 365 little island.

    Included:

    Starting at US$65.00

    • Guide (Spanish, French and English).
    • Transport.
    • Pick up/drop off in Managua.
    • Natural reserve entrance fee.
    • Food.

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  • Masaya & Granada City Tour

    Operator:
    Café Las Flores - Mombotour
    Description

    Granada is the main colonial touristic city in Nicaragua. Founded in 1524 by the Captain of conquest, Francisco Hernández de Córdoba. Granada is a beautiful combination of colors, architecture, customs and tradition. A relaxing traditional carriage ride through the streets of the colonial city, one in boat around the islets of the lake, and the other one visitting its historic center, museums and churches that are part of the tour. Masaya in turn, is the cradle of Nicaraguan folklore and crafts. After an impressive visit to the Masaya Volcano, you can buy leather goods, wood, clay and fabrics produced by craftsmen’s working hands and offer their art to the whole world.

    Included:

    Starting at US$75.00

    • Ground and water transportation
    • Entrance to attractions
    • Bilingual guide
    • Lunch

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  • White Towns, Apoyo Lagoon Hiking tour & Masaya Volcano

    Operator:
    Café Las Flores - Mombotour
    Description

    Discover the customs and traditions of the white towns, visit the Town of San Juan de Oriente where you can see the way they make handicrafts. Also the town of Catarina, a stunning viewpoint to observe the Apoyo Lagoon. Diriomo, known by the Town of witchcraft, get to know how this practice has been passed from generation to generation. After visiting the white towns, start a hike in Apoyo Lagoon from the Town of Diria until we get to the restaurant to have lunch and then enjoy the Beauty and Nature of Apoyo Lagoon. we´ll finish this adventure visiting one of the most active volcanoes in Nicaragua, Masaya Volcano.

    Included:

    Starting at US$75.00

    • -Transportation
    • -Guía bilingüe
    • -Entrance fee
    • -Lunch

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