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Tours: Cerro Negro Volcano

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  • Cerro Negro Tour

    Cooperativa Pilas-El Hoyo

    Pick up will be at the hotel of the client to later go in a truck to the Visitors Center and proceed with the check in. After the check in, you will travel 1 km toward the volcano foothills. The climbing to the volcano can take 25 minutes. During the ascent, panoramic views to other volcanoes and Nature Reserve can be appreciated.

    Once at the top, instructions are given to descent by foot or sand boards. The equipment is set up once you decide which option you will choose.

    Return to the Interpretation Center, where you can relax, use the bathroom and buy beverages or souvenirs. Tour tour ends at this spot. Return to the drop off point.

    -Bring water, hat, long sleeve shirt, pants ans sunscreen.


    Starting at US$30.00

    -Local guide (with knowledge in first aid)
    -Transport to the volcano
    -Pick up/drop off in León
    -Entrance fee to the volcano
    -Equipment to descent the volcano: board, helmet, gloves and protection suit.

    Not included:
    -Water and food.

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  • Cerro Negro

    "El Perezoso" Agencia de Turismo Responsable

    Departure from Leon city at 8:00 AM (previous picking up), arriving in Cerro Negro near 9:00 AM. Hiking to the summit (easy level) for an hour. Then, you can come down doing volcano-boarding or running down. You will be back in Leon city at 12:30 PM.

    To bring water, bring a kerchief to protect your mouth during the downhill, wear a hut and comfortable cloth, and use sunscreen.


    • Minimum age for individual sand boarding activity is 15 years old. Younger participants must go with an adult person.
    • This tour include the pick up / drop off in Leon city. Please, do indicate the hotel or pick up point in the comment box while booking online. The tour can also start from the El Perezoso office (next to Museo Ruben Dario) if you prefer to depart from there.

    Starting at US$30.00

    • Transportation.
    • Guide.
    • Entrance fee to the volcano.
    • Board and protection for volcano-boarding.
    • Pick up/Drop off in Leon city.
    • A drink.

    NOT Included

    • Water.
    • Snacks.

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  • Cerro Negro Volcano Boarding from Las Pe├▒itas Beach and Leon

    Nicaragua Linda Travel

    We will meet in your very hotel in Las Peñitas Beach or Leon city. From there, we will get the Cerro Negro Volcano reserve by a rural road (35 minutes), in a air conditioned truck (4x4). We will stop at the reserve entrance, to be listed in the visitors book at the Visitors Center. Next, the truck will get us right next to the volcano. Here we will hike to the top, from where we will sandboarding using individual equipment. After the descent, we will stop some minutes at the Visitors Center to use the toilets or get a cold drink. Finally, we will return to your hotel.


    Starting at US$30.00

    • 4x4 transportation with A/C.
    • Pick up / drop off: any hotel in Las Peñitas beach or Leon city.
    • Entrance fee to Cerro Negro reserve.
    • Board, protections suit, gloves and mask.

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  • Five Day Volcano Circuit

    Eco-Camp Expeditions

    Day 1:
    Tourist will be picked up at the stipulated meeting point in León or Managua to later take the minibus and go toward the Cosigüina Volcano. The ascent to the summit will begin. Once at the top, the Lagoon, the Fonseca Gulf and even territory from Honduras and El Salvador can be seen. To end the first day, the tour will continue to the base of the San Cristóbal Volcano, where you will sleep.

    Day 2:
    At 6 AM, the ascent to the San Cristóbal Volcano begins. This is an active volcano and is the highest (1745 masl) in Nicaragua. This is one of the most difficult volcanoes to climb.

    After the descent, the trip to the Telica Volcano begins. You will camp at the volcano crater. At night, if you are lucky, you will be able to see the lava. During the day, the San Cristóbal Volcano can be observed, as well as panoramic views of the volcanic range.

    Day 3:
    In the morning yow will climb down the volcano to later continue toward the San Jacinto village, where hot springs connected to the volcano can be appreciated. Lunch at San Jacinto. Transfer to the Cerro Negro Volcano. Camping in the volcano.

    Day 4:
    After having breakfast, the walk toward Pilas-El Hoyo starts. This is a volcanic complex, formed by many structures, including the Asososca Lagoon. Camping at Asosoca Lagoon.

    Day 5:
    Transfer to the Mombacho Volcano in Granada, to visit its cloud forest. Return to have a barbecue and be transfered to the 'drop off' spot.

    -Bring hiking shoes, mountain boots, repellent, sunscreen, medicine (if needed), comfortable clothes for camping, sweater, pants and hat.


    Starting at US$420.00

    -Local guide
    -Pick up/drop off in León or Managua
    -Camping tents, local health insurance

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