Nicaragua is home to over six million people and is the largest country in Central America. The country contains the most spacious freshwater body in the region; Lake Nicaragua sits at the southern end of the country. Settled by the Spanish in the early 16th century, Nicaragua claimed its independence in 1821.
Today, Nicaragua is a booming tourist destination, with its tourism growing by 15-20 percent annually. Most people visit the mountainous Metagalapa city, the Caribbean Coast, and the Pacific Coast for beach adventures and volcano hiking excursions. Most would agree that the best time to visit is between January and April when the weather is dry.
While in Nicaragua, there are several attractions that you shouldn't miss. First, hit up the Corn Islands along the Caribbean Coast, where you can experience a truly spectacular snorkeling adventure along the coral reefs. Next, check out Montelimar Beach to discover 3 kilometres of pristine sands while taking in the gorgeous scenery. Before you head back home, make sure to visit the Masaya Volcano for a chance to view an active volcano. Additional points of interest include the León Cathedral and the Apoyo Lagoon Natural Reserve among countless other historical sites and nature reserves.
When visiting, there are plenty of cheap hotel deals in Nicaragua that can help you save money while enjoying your stay. Although you can easily find Nicaragua hotel deals, staying in cheap Nicaragua hotels does not mean that you have to sacrifice luxury. Begin your journey by making reservations for luxury rooms with rates starting around $50 per night. Best of all, these prices still include top amenities such as exquisite views, free Wi-Fi, pools, free breakfast, a pool-side bar, and more. So if you're prepared for an exciting tropical adventure, book hotels in Nicaragua today.
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