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Full-Day Small-Group Shore Excursion from San Juan del Sur

Full-Day Small-Group Shore Excursion from San Juan del Sur - San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Duration: 7 hours
Location: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

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$80.00

This full-day, small-group shore excursion takes you from the cruise port in San Juan del Sur to 4 of the must-see locations in Nicaragua: Laguna de Apoyo lookout, the Masaya Volcano, Masaya Market and colonial Granada. The tour will be led by a knowledgeable guide who will provide historical and cultural insights throughout the trip ... More info ›

This full-day, small-group shore excursion takes you from the cruise port in San Juan del Sur to 4 of the must-see locations in Nicaragua: Laguna de Apoyo lookout, the Masaya Volcano, Masaya Market and colonial Granada. The tour will be led by a knowledgeable guide who will provide historical and cultural insights throughout the trip. This tour includes light refreshments, transport by an air-conditioned minivan and port pickup and drop-off.

This small group tour starts at 9 am at the cruise port in San Juan del Sur and takes you on a scenic drive through Southern Nicaragua, passing by Lake Nicaragua before arriving at Laguna de Apoyo lookout in the charming town of Catarina. There, you can see the beautiful lagoon that has formed in the crater of a dormant volcano.

Then, following a short drive, you will arrive at the active Masaya volcano, where you can look into the crater and see the lava below. You'll be driven all the way to the edge of the crater, so there will be no walking required.

Your next stop will take place at the nearby Masaya Artisanal Market, for a chance to see high-quality Nicaraguan handicrafts and to purchase a few souvenirs (at own expense).

Finally, you'll head to the colonial city of Granada, where your guide will show you around the historic center, which includes highlights such as the Convent of San Francisco and the beautiful cathedral. You will have the chance to purchase lunch (at own expense) on the famous Calle La Calzada, before making the journey back to San Juan del Sur.

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San Juan del Sur Shore Excursion: Private Masaya Volcano and Catarina Tour

San Juan del Sur Shore Excursion: Private Masaya Volcano and Catarina Tour - San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

Duration: 7 hours
Location: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

From USD
$91.38

Depart the San Juan del Sur cruise port to take a journey through the Masaya Volcano National Park. Spend 7-hours of your day observing the active volcano and touring a neighboring town, Catarina ... More info ›

Depart the San Juan del Sur cruise port to take a journey through the Masaya Volcano National Park. Spend 7-hours of your day observing the active volcano and touring a neighboring town, Catarina. Enjoy round-trip cruise port pickup and drop-off, as well as accompaniment by a private guide.

Meet your guide at the exit of the Port of San Juan del Sur and board the awaiting vehicle. From there, begin your drive to Masaya and Catarina with your personal group. First, you will visit Masaya Volcano National Park, Nicaragua's first and largest National Park, where you will be driven right to the summit of an active smoking crater for a look inside. This is one of the few places in the world where such an active volcano can be observed up close. 

Next, you will visit Nicaragua's most popular handicraft market located in Masaya. There, you will be able to purchase various types of beautiful Nicaraguan handicrafts made out of wood, ceramics, embroidery, hammocks, clothes, and jewelry. Drive to Catarina afterwards, one of the famous traditional towns, where ornamental plants and flowers are grown.  Here, you can enjoy the impressive panoramic views over Apoyo Lagoon and Mombacho volcano. Once you have finished your tour, the guide will promptly return you to your cruise ship.

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San Juan Del Sur Shore Excursion: Granada Colonial City and 365 Islets

San Juan Del Sur Shore Excursion: Granada Colonial City and 365 Islets - San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
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Duration: 5 hours
Location: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

From USD
$94.77

Visit the colonial city of Granada, founded in 1524 by conquistador Hernández de Cordoba, and settlement of the conquest.
Enjoy a boat tour of Granada's famous Isletas, an archipelago formed by an ancient volcanic explosion, just off the shore of Lake Nicaragua.

The transport and guide will be waiting at the Port of San Juan del Sur to take you to the colonial city of Granada, founded in 1524 by conquistador Hernández de Cordoba, is the oldest city in the western hemisphere of the Americas. Unlike other cities that claim the same distinction, the city of Granada was not only the settlement of the conquest, but also a city registered in official records of the Crown of Aragon, and the Kingdom of Castile in Spain ... More info ›

Visit the colonial city of Granada, founded in 1524 by conquistador Hernández de Cordoba, and settlement of the conquest.
Enjoy a boat tour of Granada's famous Isletas, an archipelago formed by an ancient volcanic explosion, just off the shore of Lake Nicaragua.

The transport and guide will be waiting at the Port of San Juan del Sur to take you to the colonial city of Granada, founded in 1524 by conquistador Hernández de Cordoba, is the oldest city in the western hemisphere of the Americas. Unlike other cities that claim the same distinction, the city of Granada was not only the settlement of the conquest, but also a city registered in official records of the Crown of Aragon, and the Kingdom of Castile in Spain. Granada is also known as La Gran Sultana, in reflection of its Moorish and Andalusian appearance.

On this excursion, you will visit the cultural center Casa de los Tres Mundos and the Museum of San Francisco Convent, known for its collection of pre-Columbian statutes and pottery. During the tour you will have the chance to see the colorful market, the charming streets and the beautiful churches and monuments.

Then you'll embark on a boat tour of Granada's famous Isletas, an archipelago formed by an ancient volcanic explosion, just off the shore of Lake Nicaragua.

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Pitaya Farm Adventure

Pitaya Farm Adventure - San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

Duration: Flexible
Location: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

From USD
$75.00

Welcome to Nicaragua. If you are visiting via San Juan del Sur this is a great activity for you ... More info ›

Welcome to Nicaragua. If you are visiting via San Juan del Sur this is a great activity for you. Visit the Buena Vista Ranch alongside Lake Nicaragua where you will be transported  through the hillsides of this 300 acre farm cultivating avocados, citrus, passion fruit, and dragon fruit known locally as "Pitaya". You will also have incredible views of Ometepe Island where you can see both volcanos from the top of the hillside.

Duration: 4-6 hours (Cruise Ship Travelers Welcome) 
Location: Cardenas
Attractions: Views of Ometepe Island, agricultural experience, see/hear the monkeys, off roading, 2 secluded lakeside beaches to explore, pool to refresh in, views of Lake Nicaragua, complimentary lunch, complimentary alcohol w/ lunch.

Seasons:

Pitaya: July - October.

Coffee: October - December

Cacao: October - January

Avocado: April - June. October & November. 

Citrus. October - February

Description

Visit a part of Rivas less traveled by tourists along the beaches of Lake Nicaragua to the south in the town of Cardenas. Here at Buena Vista Ranch you will see many types of agriculture from avocado, to citrus, coffee, and even the exotic pitaya. You will get to taste these amazing foods fresh off the plant in addition to passing by several natural pools of water with views of Ometepe Island in the distance. Ride in a Polaris to check out the full extent of this 360 acre ranch along with its 2 private beaches. Lunch is provided during day trips and dinner for overnighters with a continental breakfast in the morning.

Overnighters:

For those staying overnight the entire 360 acres are yours to enjoy. Swim in the pool, enjoy drinks around the campfire or walk the beaches under the moonlight. Dinner and breakfast will be prepared in the main house.




ITINERARY

Hours of Departure from San Juan:
8am-10am

Distance:
45 min from San Juan del Sur

Return Time:
Flexible

Transportation:
Air conditioned vehicle and local driver

Attractions: Views of Ometepe Island, agricultural experience, see/hear the monkeys, off roading, 2 secluded lakeside beaches to explore, pool to refresh in, views of Lake Nicaragua, complimentary lunch, complimentary alcohol w/ lunch.

Includes:

  • Guide
  • Transportation
  • Polaris Ride
  • Park Entrance fees
  • Hotel or Port pick up and drop off
  • Bottle water
  • Lunch
  • Alcohol w/ lunch

Not Included:

  • Gratuities

For more information or questions regarding this package please give us a call or send us a message.

INTERNATIONAL TOURS ALLIANCE | NICA.TRAVEL |

OFFICE: 213-293-6422 | TOLL FREE: 800-679-1947 | Email: Travel@itaglobal.com

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Shore Excursion - Surf Lessons - Diakachimba!

Shore Excursion - Surf Lessons - Diakachimba! - San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

Duration: 3 to 6 hrs
Location: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

From USD
$75.00

Learn how to surf in the surf capital of Central America. San Juan del sur has many beaches north and south perfect for catching waves ... More info ›

Learn how to surf in the surf capital of Central America. San Juan del sur has many beaches north and south perfect for catching waves. This activity can last from 3-6 hours. We are flexible and work with your schedule. Visit one of the beautiful beaches such as Playa Maderas, Playa Remanso, Playa Hermosa, Playa Yankee and enjoy the beach life with great local company. Also available out of the port of Corinto however the distance to the beaches is much farther than that of the port of San Juan del Sur. Please consult with your trip coordinator to understand the logistics of this trip.

This packages comes with and without transportation to the beach:

Without Transportation:
Meet your guide in the center of town outside of Barrio Cafe in San Juan del Sur. From there he will take you by the board shop and get you set up with gear. There are many ways to join a beach shuttle heading to the many beaches and your guide will help you identify the best way to carpool out there and back ( Have some extra cash for this as most shuttles don't take credit cards). Once at the beach you will go through a basic stretch to loosen up and to study the sea learning about timing and understanding how to read the waves. Once you are warmed up your guide will go over the basic principles for those that are new and if you have had experience he will watch your technique and help better it with pointers before dashing into the water. Once you feel comfortable to get wet head in with or with out the help of your guide and try catching some waves.

With Private Transportation:
For those seeking a more personalized and private experience or for those travelers by cruise ship with a limited time window, this option is for you. We pick you up from your hotel and drive you to the beach or beaches of your choice with the boards all ready loaded up and ready to go.

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San Juan del Sur - Port Activity - Exploring the Beaches of Southern Nicaragua

San Juan del Sur - Port Activity - Exploring the Beaches of Southern Nicaragua - San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

Duration: 4 to 6 hrs
Location: San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

From USD
$75.00

San Juan del Sur Beaches & Seafood

The department of Rivas has incredible beaches along the pacific. On this day trip you will have the opportunity to see more of this amazing area and  you will get to try some incredible seafood at famous beach front restaurants ... More info ›

San Juan del Sur Beaches & Seafood

The department of Rivas has incredible beaches along the pacific. On this day trip you will have the opportunity to see more of this amazing area and  you will get to try some incredible seafood at famous beach front restaurants. This is one of the few places where you'll be able to sink your feet on the sand and see the crashing of waves as you lay back, sip on your cold beer or cocktail as you wait for an amazing seafood extravaganza. 

We will start by picking you up from the port or your hotel in town. If you would like to stop by a convenience store for snacks or beverages before heading out to the beach you will have an opportunity to do so. Once you have all you need from town we head out to visit the nearby beaches. Depending on time we normally visit 2-3 beaches such as Playa Hermosa, Playa Yankee, Playa Remanso, Playa Marsella, Playa Maderas just to name a few. As we arrive to the beach your local driver and guide will wait for you and help connect you with people in the area so you are greeted by friends. Walk the beach, sip on a cocktail, work on your tan, or relax in the shade and watch the local surfers catch waves. After a couple hours we will have a ceviche snack before heading back to the town of San Juan del Sur. 

Once back in town enjoy the amazing view from the Cristo Statue high above the San Juan del Sur Bay. After the amazing views its time to take off your shoes and stick your toes in the sand once more as we prepare a seafood platter for you to enjoy before heading back to the ship. If you are allergic to any seafood please let us know in advance.

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