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León Full Day Sightseeing Tour
"You will start your experience with a visit to the old Cathedral of 'La Asuncion' which took more than a hundred years to build and was finished in 1747. This church is the largest in Central America America and also a world heritage site by UNESCO located at the main square. You will also see the birth house of Ruben Da one of the Spanish-speaking world`s greatest poets known as the father of Modernism. Later you will see the 'Ortiz Gurdian' art gallery and the El Convento hotel and its colonial architecture. During the walking tour get to know the historic murals of the city and understand the role played by Leon in the social economic and political development of Nicaragua.At the end of the tour you will be taken back to your hotel.""""León is the main city of the northwest part of Nicaragua
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León Full Day Sightseeing Tour
"You will start your experience with a visit to the old Cathedral of 'La Asuncion' which took more than a hundred years to build and was finished in 1747. This church is the largest in Central America America and also a world heritage site by UNESCO located at the main square. You will also see the birth house of Ruben Da one of the Spanish-speaking world`s greatest poets known as the father of Modernism. Later you will see the 'Ortiz Gurdian' art gallery and the El Convento hotel and its colonial architecture. During the walking tour get to know the historic murals of the city and understand the role played by Leon in the social economic and political development of Nicaragua.At the end of the tour you will be taken back to your hotel.""""León is the main city of the northwest part of Nicaragua
From $65.00
 
Corinto Shore Excursion: Leon City Walking Tour
"Explore the fascinating history of one of Nicaragua's oldest and most influential cities by foot. It is considered to be Nicaragua's historical cultural educational and religious capital. León was dismantled moved and rebuilt due to volcanic activities ransacked (and reconstructed) by pirates won and lost its struggle as the most important city in Nicaragua against Managua
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Collectivo Cabs

Always give the driver the location you want to go to and ask how much it will be before you get in the cab. Cities generally have fixed rates.Most cabs are "collectivo", shared so they pick up other...
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Basilica Catedral de la Asuncion - Leon Cathedral

Moon guide recommends asking in the INTUR office about a rooftop tour, which we neglected to do in our excitement about the place. But, street views are very impressive too. One all sides is market...
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The Beach

If you would like to escape from the heat of León (some say it’s one of the hottest cities in Nicaragua and spend a day in tranquility on the beach, then Las Peñitas would be the place for you. This...
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Vulcano Momotombo

From the ruins of León Viejo, you can see the volcano Momotombo. If you walk from the ruins to the lake of the nearby village; Puerto Momotombo, from where the bus leaves, you will get even better...
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Iglesia de La Recoleccion- Church The Recollection

Here are some more images of this great architectural masterpiece. What's remarkable about this church are the secular images that adorn it. My guess is that this reflects the 18th century period in...
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Reserva Natural Isla Juan Venado

Isla Juan Venado is an 18 km long narrow island along the coast south of Las Peñitas. At some places it is only 300 metres wide. There is a curvy waterway lined with mangrove forest between the island...
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Iglesia de San Juan

In part because most of the structure is rebuilt on the back of the outstanding facade bell tower entrance, the interior is less impressive than some other churches. Nevertheless, stop in an take a...
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