Corinto Shore Excursion: Leon Private City Walking Tour

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Duration: 6 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    Tour start time will be adjusted to your ship's arrival. , Please indicate your preferred start time in Special requirements.
  • Departure Details :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Ports
    Pier and City Puerto Corinto, DeL parque central una cuadra arriba, FRJH+2R8, Corinto, Nicaragua
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    This activity is non-refundable Tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.

Overview

Len has always been one of the most important cities of Nicaragua; it functioned several times as the capital city after the Independence from Spain. Nowadays this is the second largest province in Nicaragua housing the largest cathedral and one of the oldest universities in Central America. Leon Cathedral closes on Sundays. Ruben Dario Museum and Ortiz-Gurdian Foundation closed on Mondays.

During this tour, we will be able to see an architecturally interesting center with many old, colonial houses, streets, monuments, and churches. Visiting Len will also allow you to interact with some of the greatest cultural traditions and learn about the important events carry out through the year.

Well also learn about its most famous former resident Rubn Dario, Father of Nicaraguan poetry and prince of the Spanish literature. Len was the first capital in Nicaragua and it is the first capital of the revolution.

Highlights

Family friendly

Free port pickup and drop-off included

Led by a local guide

Know More about this tour

Explore the fascinating history of one of Nicaragua's oldest and most influential cities by foot. It is considered to be Nicaragua's historical, cultural, educational and religious capital. Len was dismantled, moved, and rebuilt due to volcanic activities, ransacked (and reconstructed) by pirates, won and lost its struggle as the most important city in Nicaragua against Managua, and presidents were assassinated here.

During this guided walking tour, you will visit revolutionary murals, baroque and neoclassical churches and an art museum displaying works by internationallyrenowned artists. A local market, colonial buildings among them Nicaragua's first university will also be explored. In addition, you will climb to the rooftop of Central Americas largest cathedral, registered on UNESCOs list of World Heritage, and enjoy the astonishing views over the city and surrounding Maribios Volcanic Chain.

Inclusions

Professional guide

Port pickup and drop-off

Private tour

Entry/Admission - Cathedral-Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

Entry/Admission - Museo Ruben Dario

Entry/Admission - Museo de Arte Fundacion Ortiz-Gurdian

Exclusions

Gratuities

Tourist Card: US$ 10.00 (To be paid at your entrance to Nicaragua)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 4 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability

At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time

Not wheelchair accessible

Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level

This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Face masks required for travelers in public areas

Face masks required for guides in public areas

Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Social distancing enforced throughout experience

Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas

Gear/equipment sanitized between use

Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized

Guides required to regularly wash hands

Regular temperature checks for staff

Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms

Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

We will be operating only with private groups, only your party, and we follow government mandates.