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Trip around Apoyo Lagoon


The tour will start in the triangle plan of the lagoon, where a local guide will give a brief explanation of the history, geology and Wildlife of Apoyo Lagoon Natural Reserve, the biggest, cleanest and deepest volcanic lagoon of Nicaragua. In addition, general recommendations to be considered during the tour will be provided.

Throughout the tour you'll pass under a dry tropical forest, cristal clear and turquoise waters, plus the escarpment slopes that possesses this body of water. During the first moment of the tour, we will have the opportunity to observe the hot water flowing from the coast as a result of volcanic activity of the Apoyo lagoon.

Moving towards the southern sector, in the town of Diriá, where is located the most conserved area of this Natural Reserve, you will find a great number of animals, also you will see the purest water sources that feed the lagoon.

At noon, exactly halfway, a delicious bath will be taken in the turquoise waters of the lagoon area of ​​Granada. After lunch we will continue the journey to reach the shores of Catarina, where we finish our adventure, and where will finish the tour in the lagoon area (in the starting point).

Additional Services

  • Pick up /drop off at hotel / hostel meeting point desired by the customer (consult rates).
  • Additional Food: lunch or dinner a la carte (please indicate this option when booking)
  • Rescue with electric boat if the customer wishes during the course of the activity (US$50 payable only if used).


  • Bring enough water, food, a backpack or bag (comfortable for walking), sunscreen, comfortable clothing, swimsuit, insect repellent and hiking shoes.


  • Tour leader.
  • Field trip.
  • Stay for day.
  • Different kind of activities.

Tips and Practical Information

  • Duration of tour: 6-8 hours (21km).
  • Starting time: 7 AM.
  • Starting and ending point: Triángulo del Plan de la Laguna.
  • Minimum number of people per tour: 2
  • Maximum number of people per tour: 7 maximum per guide (inquire for larger groups).

Departure place(s)

Triangulo del Plan de la laguna.

Departure time(s)

  • 7.00 AM


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2 US$ 55.00 per person Book Now
3 US$ 44.00 per person Book Now
4 US$ 38.00 per person Book Now
5 US$ 35.00 per person Book Now
6 US$ 33.00 per person Book Now
7 US$ 33.00 per person Book Now

Terms and Conditions

General Conditions Hey Nicaragua Tour

Cancellation Without Penalty:
Cancellations made over than 8 days before the day of arrival will not incur any penalties.

Cancellation Penalties:
Cancellations made with less than 8 days before the day of arrival or in case of no-use of the reserved service, 50% of the total ammount will be charged.