Laguna de Apoyo Day Trip

Laguna de Apoyo Day Trip
  • Duration : 8 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code : apoyo
From USD $79.00


LAGUNA DE APOYO

Venture one of the most magical places in Nicaragua. Laguna de Apoyo Natural Reserve on a guided day trip from San Juan Del Sur or Managua. This relaxing outdoor adventure introduces you to a mystical location where tranquility, relaxation and magic unite. With your guide, discover the flora and fauna surrounding the lagoon and watch for toucans, howler monkeys, rare butterflies and more. Relax at our private water front villa. This lagoon is created from a 200-centuries-old crater, and take a refreshing swim.

DEPARTURE CITIES

- SAN JUAN DEL SUR

- MANAGUA

- GRANADA

Highlights of the Trip

  • Day trip to Laguna de Apoyo Nature Reserve

  • Stop at Mirador de Catarina to view the lagoon from above

  • View Granada and Mombacho Volcano from Catarina

  • Kayak on the crystal clear blue waters of the lagoon

  • Exfoliate your skin with black volcanic sand front the secluded thermal waters

  • Relax, enjoy and take a siesta on a handmade hammock under the trees

  • Complementary Bottle of Flor de Cana Rum

  • Complementary Hotel Pick up


What can you expect!

We will depart San Juan Del Sur  or Managua and make our first stop in Catarina to see the Lagoon from above. There you’ll get a great perspective of the beauty of this place. We will drive down along the crater and enjoy all the views of the lagoon and see more of the Nicaraguans who live there. We will arrive at a private waterfront villa and enjoy a great natural refreshment. Once there you can relax, swim, lay on hammocks, take out the kayaks or simply exfoliate your body with black volcanic sand. The reserve houses a tropical dry forest ecosystem, within the reserve the flora consists of over 500 species of plants and tropical dry trees, such as pochote, black rosewood, mahogany, hogplum, and guacuco, as well as a large variety and amount of orchids. The fauna consists of mammals such as Variegated Squirrels, opossums, anteaters, pacas, jaguarundis, Howler and White-faced Capuchin Monkeys. After an exciting day at the Laguna de Apoyo, we head back to San Juan Del Sur or Managua, just on time for a great dinner.



Schedule:
  • Departure point: Tour departs from most San Juan del Sur or Managua Hotels

  • Departure time: 8am

  • Duration: 8 hours

  • Return details: Returns to original departure point


Inclusions
  • Professional guides

  • Park Entrance fees

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Bottled water

  • Traditional Nicaraguan lunch

  • Complementary Bottle of Flor de Cana Rum


Exclusions
  • Gratuities (optional)


Additional info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

  • Hiking shoes are recommended

  • Bathing suites, shorts, sunblock

  • Note: The waterfront villa has all the amenities and a locals restaurants are also in the area. 

Ticket information:

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher 



Local operator information: International Tours Alliance,S.A

Directions: Colonia Los Robles #198, Del Restaurante Summer 1.5  at Lago, Managua, Nicaragua

Phone: 800-679-1947 US | 505-8765-9716 Nicaragua | 213-293-6422

Email: travel@itaglobal.com

Website: www.nica.travel