Northern Treasures

Destinations Matagalpa, Esteli, Managua
Category Cultural
Duration 5 days / 4 nights
Location Nicaragua

Day 1 – Transfer Matagalpa
Day 1 – Transfer Matagalpa

"Welcome to Nicaragua! A transfer will take you to Matagalpa. The city of Matagalpa is located in the North of Nicaragua and has been referred to as ‘the pearl of the North. It has quite a fresh climate, due to being situated in a valley, surrounded by a mountainous area. Matagalpa has a long history and is nowadays the center of Nicaragua s coffee production. "

Day 2 – Birdwatching, Coffee and Cacao Tour
Day 2 – Birdwatching, Coffee and Cacao Tour

After an early birdwatching tour and a coffee tour you will head to Jinotega where you visit a Cacao Factory on the way and learn about the processes. There are so many birds at Selva Negra that even novice birders have an opportunity to identify dozens of species in a single day, thanks to the diversity of habitats on the property. Selva Negra ´s virgin cloud forest lies between 1300 and 1500 meters (4,265 to 4,921 feet) altitude on the continental divide between the Pacific and Atlantic lowlands.

Meals : Breakfast
Day 3 - Peñas Blancas Massif Tour
Day 3 - Peñas Blancas Massif Tour

You will take a hike to the impressive rainbow waterfall then visit the Massif Peñas Blancas, located on the border between the provinces of Matagalpa and Jinotega, and part of Central America´s largest reserve, Bosawas. Here You will see crystal clear rivers, water wells, large and small waterfalls, giant trees, and a wide variety of tropical plants as you make your way through the reserve, while the fog that seems to be everpresent adds mystery to this magical place.

Meals : Breakfast
Day 4 - Transfer to Esteli / Tobacco tour
Day 4 - Transfer to Esteli / Tobacco tour

Today will be transferred to Esteli. In the afternoon get to know more about one of their primary activities: the production of Tobacco.Esteli is situated in the North Eastern part of Nicaragua, in a still relatively under developed tourist area. The city is rich in history and cultural heritage and visitors will find lots to occupy their time while here. The city used to be a refuge for Cuban cigar makers and this culture is sitll present here and can also be discivered in the cities museum. The City has a vibrant and active center with many hotel, restaurants, bars and clubs.

Meals : Breakfast
Day 5 - Transfer to Managua
Day 5 - Transfer to Managua

Today you will be transferred to the International Airport, we hope you had a great time in Nicaragua

Meals : Breakfast


  • Breakfast
  • Entrance fees
  • Ferry Tickets
  • Information package with maps vouchers and a detailed itinerary
  • Lodgement at hotels as mentioned or similar
  • Meet & Greet
  • Services of English speaking guide during guided tours
  • Tours mentioned
  • Transfers
  • VAT / taxes



Not Included

  • International Flights
  • Meals other than mentioned
  • Migration fees
  • Optional tours/activities
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips nor porters
  • Visa and Inmigration Taxes

About PURE

Pure Central America is the only regional DMC, with one key agency in each country of Central America, and has been set up to provide a seamless regional “one-stop-shop” service to the travel trade. For couples or small groups travelling to one or more countries in the region, the common standards and high level of communication and organisational skills will set us apart from other travel providers in the region. We operate with one key agency in each country, all of whom follow the same codes of operational and standardization practices. Each agency has an in depth understanding of their own country and the most optimal tourism experiences and accommodations gained through personal knowledge..

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