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Cosigüina Volcano hiking tour from Leon and Las Peñitas


The Cosigüina Volcano trekking is an unforgettable adventure. Although it is not a steep hiking (except for some segment), you will have a great experience visiting this dry tropic forest and appreciating the view from the top: the crateric laggon inside the volcano, the Real Estuary and the Fonseca Gulf, where Nicaragua, El Salvador and Honduras meet.

This tour begin at 6 AM in your hotel or any meeting point arranged after booking, within the Las Peñitas beach town or Leon city. There we will take a all-terrain vehicle and travel to Punta Cosigüina (2 hours). We will get to Potosi town, from where we will start the trekking (around 3 hours until the top). We will traverse a path among the forest, watching the fauna and flora. At the top, you will have several amazing panoramic views, including: the “Mirador de Tres Países” viewpoint (over the Fonseca Gulf), and the volcanic lagoon inside the Cosigüina crater. Later, we will return to Potosi. The volcano’s high is 859 meters.

In Potosi, we will stop at a local restaurant to have lunch (included with a drink); the services could be a delicious fish with a beer, but you would choice among several option on the menu. After lunch and a little rest, we will take the road back to your hotel or the meeting point in Leon or Las Peñitas.

A snack or candy, water, clothe and shoes for hiking (in dry tropical weather).


  • All-terrain truck transportation.
  • Guide.
  • Entrance fee to the volcano.
  • Pick up and Drop off.
  • Lunch and a drink in a restaurant in Potosí.
  • A bottle of water.

Tips and Practical Information

Length of the tour: 10-11 hours.
Starting time: 6 AM.
Finishing time: 5 PM.
Starting place: Your hotel or any meeting point in Las Peñitas Beach town or Leon city.
Finishing place:Your hotel or any meeting point in Las Peñitas Beach town or Leon city.
Minimum participants for this tour: 2 people.
Maximum participants for this tour: 8 people.
Days in advance to book this tour: 2 days.

Departure place(s)

Your hotel or any meeting point in Las Peñitas Beach town or Leon city.

Departure time(s)

  • 6.00 AM


Participants Price
2 US$ 140.00 per person
3 US$ 140.00 per person
4 US$ 90.00 per person
5 US$ 90.00 per person
6 US$ 60.00 per person
7 US$ 60.00 per person
8 US$ 60.00 per person

Terms and Conditions

General Conditions Volcano Adventure Nicaragua

Cancellation Without Penalty:
Cancellations made before the beginning hour of the tour will not incur in any penalties.

Cancellation Penalties:
In case of no-use of the reserved service, 50% of the total reservation amount will be charged. These amounts will be additionals to the 10% reservation (no refundable) already payed to assure the booking.