Nicaragua Coffee Route
Duration: 04 days / 03 nights.
Location: Begins & ends in Managua.
Visits: Esteli, Somoto & Selva Negra.
This program mixes nature’s beauty with cultural experiences.
- Visit the house where the great poet Ruben Dario was born.
- Explore a great natural wonder: Somoto’s Canyon.
- Enjoy a tour of an organic farm located in the green mountains of Nicaragua.
DAY 01 Managua – Ciudad Darío – Estelí
Departure to Estelí. On the way we will visit Casa-Natal Rubén Darío in Ciudad Darío, where our great poet was born. We will continue with a visit to the stone sculptures in Jalacate. His artist, Alberto Gutiérrez Jirón, has carved for almost 30 years the events that have been relevant to him and have marked the history of Nicaragua and humanity. Then, we will go to the viewpoint Rancho Don Luis toenjoy the panoramic view of the west of the country, specifically the Maribios volcanic range that includes from San Cristóbal Volcano to Momotombo Volcano.
DAY 02 Estelí – Somoto’s Canyon – Selva Negra
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Somoto Canyon. The Canyon is approximately 7 to 12 million years old and it is the birth site of Central America’s largest river, the Coco or Wangki.
We will start in the community of Sonis, from where we will walk 2 km until we reach the river where we will take the rowboats for about 700 meters until the entrance of the Canyon. At this point you have 3 options: 1. Walk on the rocks for 75 m and have a view of the canyon. 2. Swim in the waters of the Coco River. 3. Float on tires for about 400 m in the canyon. Finally we return doing the same tour in the boats and the walk until the entrance of the reserve.
Then we will depart to Selva Negra Ecolodge, located within Hacienda Hammonia in Matagalpa, surrounded by a thick cloud forest with abundant wildlife. Here you can learn about the history of nineteenth-century European immigrants, explore the hotel trails and learn about the sustainability practices of the farm.
DAY 03 Selva Negra
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, we will do a tour Hacienda Hammonia to learn about the different products and sustainable practices on the farm. In the afternoon, you have free time to explore the hotel paths.
DAY 04 Selva Negra – Managua
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer back to Managua.
- Private transportation in vehicle with air conditioning.
- 01 night in Estelí.
- 02 nights in Selva Negra.
- Visit to Ruben Dario Museum.
- Visit to El Jalacate.
- Visit to Rancho Don Luis.
- Tour of Somoto’s Canyon.
- Tour in Hammonia Farm, Selva Negra.
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