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Half-Day Sightseeing Tour of San Juan del Sur

  • 4-hour sightseeing tour from San Juan del Sur port
  • Walk to a hilltop statue
  • Learn about local history
Half-Day Sightseeing Tour of San Juan del Sur
From $55.00
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Half-day tour of San Juan del Sur. Includes local & national history, breathtaking views, an exciting ATV ride, local wildlife, free cocktails and more.
From $55.00
Sightseeing & Canopy Tour
Make our sightseeing tour even more fun by adding an exciting canopy tour which includes 10 platforms, 7 zip lines & 1 inclined rappel
From $85.00
Explore San Juan del Sur’s history, landmarks, and forest on a 4-hour sightseeing tour that includes a walk to Cristo de la Misericordia, an ATV ride through an adventure park, and a cocktail by the pool. This tour includes pickup from the San Juan del Sur port, and offers an optional canopy tour upgrade.
What to Expect
Begin with pickup by at the port, where you’ll learn about local history, and see a hotel that was once the home of a notorious Nicaraguan dictator. Continue to a nearby church, then climb to the hilltop statue of Cristo de la Misericordia. You’ll climb the almost 100 stairs to the statue, and a moderate fitness level is required.

Leave the town behind at Las Nubes Adventure Park, heading into the trees on a 15-minute, 1.5-mile (2.4-km.) ATV ride to an overlook with views of the Pacific Ocean and Lake Nicaragua. Enjoy an hour of free time at the summit, and try local beer and rum (own expense) in a Wi-Fi equipped café. If you're feeling adventurous, perhaps try some of the park's other activities, such as the canopy tour or the Tarzan swing (at own expense).

The final stop of the day is Pelican Eyes Resort and Spa, where you’ll arrive to a complimentary welcome cocktail and access to the pool. The tour concludes at the spa, where you could enjoy a bar or restaurant (own expense). A free shuttle is provided for the return trip to San Juan del Sur and the port.

Optional canopy upgrade: Select the canopy option when booking to experience the Las Nubes Adventure Park zipline course, which has 10 platforms, seven ziplines, and one inclined rappel.
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Reviews (14)
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Reviewed February 7, 2018
The Adventure park was very interesting

Nicholas was one of our best tour guides. Very knowledgeable. He was very responsive with email about when and where to meet. San Juan del Sur was very interesting. We saw lots of wildlife and without a naturalist, we wouldn't have seen anything. He pointed...More

1  Thank gtownmamo
Reviewed January 30, 2018
Excellent half day tour

We booked this tour to take whilst on an Azamara Cruise that had a day anchored off San Juan Del Tour. The cost was $55 pp. We booked the tour online and were asked to pay half the cost upfront and the rest at the...More

2  Thank TravelfanaticsUK
Reviewed January 27, 2018
Fun and relaxing shore excursion!

This was a great way to see San Juan del Sur. It was also much more relaxing than the long bus tours offered by the cruise lines. Nicholas, guide and owner, was very easy to find just outside the port gates. Our tour was scheduled...More

Thank MsSylviaM
Reviewed January 27, 2018
very nice tour

i was in a group of cruisers from the azamera cruise who arranged with nicholas who is from scotland (no language issue) to do the half day tour, he had his friend to help him since we needed 2 vans. you meet ouside the entrance...More

Thank blustig77
Reviewed November 8, 2017
Excellent diverse tour covering history and key highlights of the area.

This van tour was the perfect way to see all the highlights of the city plus a tropical mountain wildlife haven. Nicholas was our guide and the owner of the business. He met us just outside the port gates as promised. There were 8 of...More

1  Thank Fredhoutx
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