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Leon And Old Town Leon Tour

time-raw8 hours
Very Easy
Starting point
Your accommodation in Managua
Pickup Option
Free Pickup

Enjoy the experience of exploring the ruins of the Ciudad Vieja Leon, the first capital of Nicaragua, founded in 1524 by Spanish captain Francisco Hernandez de Cordoba on the shores of the Momotombo volcano.

What to expect?

  • On your way to Leon, you will enjoy the scenic drive along either Lake Xolotlan or Lake Managua, with a breathtaking view of the Old City Momotombito Momotombo and volcanoes.

  • León was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2000. You will visit the Cathedral which is the largest colonial religious building in Central America. The remains of the immortal and internationally known poet Ruben Dario rest here. Enjoy a visit to the Museum Ruben Dario Ortiz- Gurdián Art Gallery (a major private art gallery in Latin America) and several other important sites.

  • You will end your tour with a stroll through the San Jacinto Volcanic Fields, a place where hot steam and gas bubbles. You will walk and see the different holes that vary in size and color.


  • Visit to the Ruins of León Viejo
  • Visit to Momotombo Port
  • Visit to the Cathedral Basilica of León
  • Visit to main churches; The Collection, El Calvario, Las Mercedes, and San Francisco
  • Tour of the Rubén Darío Museum House
  • Hot Springs de San Jacinto

What is included?

  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
  • Lunch
  • Admission to all attractions
  • Ground transportation
  • English-speaking guide

Is this experience for me?

  • Good for all ages & abilities

What do I need to bring?

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Spending money
  • Camera
  • Layered clothing
  • Passport/ID
  • Outerwear, such as gloves and a coat (dependent on season)

Additional information

  • Voucher: You will receive a secure voucher to either print out or present on your mobile phone.
  • Cancellation Policy: For a full refund, please cancel at least 24 hours prior to the start date of the experience.
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