The Mombacho Volcano is one of the most famous volcanoes in Nicaragua and worth a visit. It is also a great hiking spot for those who want to challenge a little bit himself. The ride uphill only is an adventure by itself. Whether going on a track or hiking by yourself, the incredible steepness of the volcano guarantees a spectacular view. You will see coffee plantations and later on the cloud. The Mombacho volcano has four craters and you will have a choice to do one of 3 trails:
- El Cráter Trail
-Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes.
-Particularities: great views and opportunities to observe the ecosystem of the Mombacho.
- El Tigrillo Trail
-Duration: 2 hous and 30 minutes.
-Particularities: difficult route but short. You can enjoy the best scenic spots from the view points.
- El Puma Trail
-Duration: 4 hours
-Particularities: challenging hike definitely worth the effort. You see different types of forest and the views are great. Several platforms give you superb views and make you feel the strong wind on the volcano.
What’s included: round trip transportation, bilingual guide, entrance fee
What to bring: sport shoes, repellent, sunscreen, hat, water
Prices: El Crater $35 pp | El Tigrillo $42 pp | El Puma $52 pp
Combo El Crater + zipline $65 pp