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Somoto Canyon

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Unique tour and a Must-see for every Nica-Traveler

We booked the tour with Henry via Treehuggers and can't recommend it enough! The tour through the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tina k
Frankfurt, Germany
AmAZING! You have to do it!

I booked it with Somoto Canyon tours and I had Luis as a guide! It was amazing!!! I was by myself... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Montreal, Canada
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Adventure tours, wildlife experiences and accommodation in and around Somoto Canyon from a rural sustainable community tourism group of local government certified guides.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Somoto, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked the tour with Henry via Treehuggers and can't recommend it enough! The tour through the Canyon is absolutely unique and a must-do for every traveler in Nicaragua. You walk, swim, climb and jump your way through the Canyon which is a great experience....More

Thank Tina k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked it with Somoto Canyon tours and I had Luis as a guide! It was amazing!!! I was by myself with Luis and it was super fun and instructive! So nice to have a local that can explain so much about the plants, the...More

Thank Drey_dre
Reviewed May 26, 2017

This was an incredible day. We booked with treehuggers and they were fantastic and very helpful. The tour was so much fun and definitely worth doing.

Thank KayleeShepheard
Reviewed May 3, 2017

We were with a group of 12 girls and had a perfect day, floating through the canyon and jumping off the rocks! But even more importantly; Henry and the tour guides took so such good care of us! We stayed in Quinta San Raphael which...More

1  Thank Leoniek d
Reviewed April 20, 2017

We just had a fantastic day with Somoto Canyon Tours. Olvin and Rigo took our group of 8. Our daughter is an ex-diver so loves to jump, the higher the better! My husband and I are closer to 60 and between Olvin and Rigo they...More

Thank Danya66
somotocanyont, Propietario at Somoto Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2017

Thank you so much for your review. It shows how the canyon is perfect for those visitors wanting to appreciate nature and those who want to be more adventurous. One doesn't have to jump at all if one does not wish to do so. Floating...More

Reviewed April 10, 2017

I did not know what to expect, but once you get to the place, make sure you go all the way in to the park entrance. Do not get sucked in by the people that come to you right of the main road. Once you...More

1  Thank richsuz1962
somotocanyont, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Somoto Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded April 13, 2017

Thank you for your review. It raises some interesting points about sustainable rural community tourism which we have been practising since 2008. You are right to mention the problem of the people soliciting tours on the highway at the entrance to the national monument. We...More

Reviewed April 9, 2017

Beautiful place, and the tour was definitely fun. I'm just going to leave some idea of what to expect: - group size will be quite large but the guides look after you well regardless. - the water is moderately cold, so eat a decent breakfast...More

Thank daniel16056049
Reviewed April 2, 2017

We really enjoyed the tour of the canyon. It was well organized and we certainly werent rushed through the canyon so it was much more relaxing than arduous. Having lunch included at the end was wonderful as we worked up quite an appetite by the...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed April 1, 2017

I did the longer tour and stayed one night in the accomodation. Everything was great - they are responsive via Whatsapp and email and met me off the bus from Esteli. The guide was great - happy to speak slowly to help me with my...More

Thank 956aimeeb
Reviewed March 27, 2017

Highly recommended: The Somoto Canyon tour is an exciting day of swimming, splashing, and jumping your way down this beautiful canyon and river. The Somoto Canyon Tour Company did everything possible to make our total experience the best. We chose to spend 2 nights with...More

Thank Ricardo113113
somotocanyont, Propietario at Somoto Canyon, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2017

Thank you, Ricardo, for your review. It is fantastic to receive the accolade you have given us in the title of your review. We have worked hard for over a decade to establish a very professional organisation offering a high quality experience.

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