Masaya volcano & crafts market
Central Pacific Region, Nicaragua
Peer down into the crater of active Masaya volcano, an awesome sight, before experiencing the arts and crafts of Nicaragua at a local market, and finish with beautiful views into the crater lake of Apoyo.
Journey towards Managua to admire incredible Masaya Volcano, unique of its type in Latin America. Your guide will accompany you as you are driven to the rim of the smoking crater itself, where you can look down to see the constant steam and gases emitted. From this central crater it is possible to start hiking to other craters or viewpoints. Then your driver will take you to a nearby crafts market where you can get a flavour of the country's ceramics, wood crafts, cigars, leather work & more. Before returning, enjoy panoramic views of Apoyo crater lake.