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Reviewed May 14, 2018

We went with Tierra tours who picked us up at our hotel in a 4 x 4 and drove to the base of the volcano. the last 40 minutes of the drive were on a very interesting "road". OK. Its not a road. it is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank mikeyzaz
Reviewed May 1, 2018

I went twice. Amazing tour and hike. It is not as challenging and great scenery from different angles. The crater is just from another world you can go around check the bat cave and come back to enjoy a magnificent sunset. Make sure to bring...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank KevinY1543
Reviewed April 28, 2018

We went on this tour with a local company after climbing Cerro Negro in the morning. They were a very professional and it was worth paying a little extra to have a personal tour just for four of us. This trip involved quite a long...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank tiggyDorset
Reviewed April 26, 2018

This was an outstanding tour if you can stand the 19k dirt road, 45 minute hike up in daylight and back in darkness (with torches), and want to experience a cave with bats! Also, BEST SUNSET!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ingelisse
Reviewed April 24, 2018

NOTE: best time to do it is at sunset, fabulous view. Depending on the day it can be very smokey and hard to see any lava. The smell of sulfur can be strong at times. Don't miss the "bat cave" Usually there is a guy...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Matrix275
Reviewed April 18, 2018

Great scenery, easy and enjoyable hike. But you can't really see any lava because of the smoke. Still worthy the trip as it is beautiful up there

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank RenataC1622
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

We did the sunset tour of Telica and loved every minute of it. We had a moderate 45-minute hike to the top. As we arrived at the summit, volcanic gases swirled in the crater. We could walk right up to the edge and stare into...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank BlueDevilOKC
Reviewed March 15, 2018

I have seen a lot of volcanoes in Nicaragua and I must say that Telica was one of my favorites! The reason for that is that its not that touristy (as for example the crater of masaya) and the walk up there is doable with...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank vamber1993
Reviewed March 11, 2018

the telica volcano is pretty awesome, smoking and belching out steam like it is posing for pictures. Great that you are able to get so close to it.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank robnkim
Reviewed March 10, 2018

Did the sunset tour of this volcano and it was great. It’s a bumpy ride to the trail head but that’s half the fun. Once at the trail head it’s a quick 25 minute walk to the edge of the crater. You may have difficulty...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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