First you can visit the Masaya Active Volcano & National Park, located few minutes from Masaya, looking down to the still active crater will take your breath away. If you feel so, you can hike up to the San Fernando crater (extinct) with very impressive views from the edge of the crater. There is also a small museum dedicated to the volcanoes history. Then you can visit the city of Masaya & its handicraft market, where you can admire and buy at reasonable prices unique pieces made by the locals, more than 150 shops offer all the items made in the area: wood, hammocks, leathers, ceramics, painting and much more. Later you can stop at Catarina Lookout and its impressive views, and enjoy a delicious typical lunch. Then you can visit the typical village “San Juan de Oriente” home of the a ceramic manufacturers, the process did not change for decades. Possibility of purchasing ceramics.
Founded in 1524 by the Spanish conquistadors, the tour of Granada will transport us back to the colonial times, with its classical and neo-classical buildings, antique churches and horse-drawn carriages! To end our tour, a boat ride in Lake Nicaragua will let us discover some of the 365 small islands “Isletas”, as well as their fauna, flora and inhabitants named the “Isleños”.