Go onan adventure to discover one of Nicaraguas monsters: Cerro Negro active volcano.
Born in 1850, it is one of the most active volcanoes in Nicaragua. Cerro Negro Black Mount is the most recent of a group of four very young cinder cones in the central Maribios. Hiking to the top takes less than an hour; a sort of trail has been made in the rocks and volcanic ashes. Temperature can be very hot as there is no vegetation at all, ranges between 30 and 42-48 Celsius (according to season; once you hike the breeze makes it easier) and the overwhelming view once youreach the active crater will be the reward you had ever imagined. From the top, you will also observe the crater of Telica, another active volcano, as well as the Pacific Ocean, 20 miles away.
Once atthe top youwill start sand boarding, the new exciting sport which allows visitors to descend the black sands of Cerro Negro strapped onto a board. You will receive a short technical training from your experienced bilingual guide. Put on the protective equipment provided for your safe descent and get ready for the ride of your life!