Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal

Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal

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Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal

14 Days Starting in Granada and ending in Panama City

Visiting:

Granada

,

Ometepe Island

,

Tilaran

,

Arenal

,

La Fortuna

,

Turrialba

,

Bocas del Toro

,

Santiago

,

Panama City

,

Arenal Volcano National Park

,

Ometepe

,

Merida

,

Arenal Volcano

,

Pacific Ocean

Tour operator:

Explore!

Physical rating:

None

Special diets catered:

Vegetarians, Vegans

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

CNCP

Group size:

4 - 16

Age range:

14-99

Tour operated in:

English

Interests:

Recommended For:

From:

$4210

$4021 (USD)

tourhub discount: $189


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Tour Overview

This adventurous cycle trip takes us on a journey through beautiful Central America. We ride through varied scenery - past volcanoes, cloud forest, rain forest and see the famous Panama Canal. Along our way we visit the volcanic island of Ometepe and the tropical islands of Bocas del Toro for a little relaxation. Cycle Central America - An adventurous and exciting way to see the best of Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama Arenal Volcano - Cycle around the live volcano and expansive lake Caribbean Islands - Relax in paradise on Bocas del Toro

Highlights

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    Cycle Central America - An adventurous and exciting way to see the best of Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama

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    Arenal Volcano - Cycle around the live volcano and expansive lake

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    Caribbean Islands - Relax in paradise on Bocas del Toro

Itinerary

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icon Day 1: Trip starts in Granada

Location:

  Granada


Accommodation:

  Hotel Con Corazon


Our journey begins in Granada, a colonial arquitectural gem, situated at the foot of Mombacho volcano on the north-west shore of Lake Nicaragua. Founded in 1524 by the conquistador Hernandez de Cordoba it was the first colonial city founded in Nicaragua. The baroque and renaissance buildings of the old town help to complement this wonderful setting.

The Tour Leader plans to meet you in the hotel reception at approximately 6pm for the welcome meeting. There are no other activities planned today, so you are free to arrive at any time. If you would like to receive a complimentary airport transfer today, you will need to arrive into Augusto C. Sandino International Airport (MGA) in Managua, which is a 45-minute drive from our hotel. There are many evening flights into Managua, so if you do miss the meeting, your Leader will inform you of any essential information as soon as you catch up.

If you arrive earlier in the day, you may want to explore the picturesque cobbled streets and take a break in one of the inviting cafes or eateries.

icon Day 2: Cycle by Lake Nicaragua. Visit Masaya Volcano National Park (optional)

Location:

  Granada


Accommodation:

  Hotel Con Corazon


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


This morning we get used to our bikes on a short cycle from the hotel down to the shores of Lake Nicaragua. After returning to our hotel there will be time to explore Granada on foot and some freetime for lunch. The city's narrow lanes and historic buildings are ideal to discover on foot. In the afternoon you have the option to spend more free time in charming Granada or drive to the tranquil setting of Masaya Volcano National Park on an optional excursion to Nicaragua's first and largest protected reserve. The views from Masaya Volcano provide us with a great panorama of the wider setting and we can explore the crater rim by foot. We return to Granada by bus later this afternoon.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 11 kilometres (total 80 metres ascent and descent)

icon Day 3: Cycle on Ometepe Island in Lake Nicaragua

Location:

  Ometepe Island


Accommodation:

  Charco Verde


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Leaving Granada behind this morning we drive to the highland white villages, famed locally for their importance in ancient beliefs relating to witchcraft. High up in Catarina village we can enjoy the best views across the spectacular, blue Apoyo Lagoon in the volcanic crater before getting on our bikes for a 20 km ride through the tropical countryside, getting first impressions of villagers' and farmers' lives. Once we reach the Panamericana Highway we continue by bus and drive to the small town San Jorge where we make the one hour ferry crossing to the volcanic island of Ometepe, set in the expansive waters of Lake Nicaragua - the largest freshwater lake in Central America. On arrival we get back on the bikes and ride 1 hour/13 km to our hotel in Charco Verde (or 2 hours/ 26 km if our hotel is located on Santo Domingo beach), always with the imposing Concepcion volcano on our left.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 33-46 kilometres (total 390 metres ascent and 780 metres descent)

icon Day 4: Optional ride around Maderas Volcano

Location:

  Ometepe Island


Accommodation:

  Charco Verde


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Ometepe is made up of two volcanoes which rise up from the waters of Lake Nicaragua - the perfect cone of Concepcion and the slightly smaller Maderas Volcano. Today is left free and your Explore Leader will explain the different optional excursions open to you which will vary slightly depending if we are staying in Charco Verde or Santo Domingo. You may choose to go off road and cycle a section around Maderas island until reaching Finca Merida where you have the possibility of sea kayaking. There are plenty of birds and insects to be spotted in the area and en route we see rural Nicaragua at its best, with lush tropical vegetation and small hamlets. Later you might want to cycle to Alta Gracia village where you can relax and swim at the fabulous Ojo de Agua lagoon or you may prefer to cycle to Santo Domingo beach for some rest and relaxation.

Our total optional cycling distance today is approximately 26-80 kilometres (optional) (total 150 metres ascent and 150 metres descent)

icon Day 5: Over the border to Costa Rica

Location:

  Tilaran


Accommodation:

  Hotel Guadalupe


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


We start the day with a cycle ride back to the ferry port. From Charco Verde this is 13 kms and from Santo Domingo this would be 26 km. We then cross back to the mainland by ferry and drive the short distance to the Costa Rican border. After border crossing formalities (which may be extremely slow and require patience!) we drive 3 hours to Tilaran where we spend the night.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 13-26 kilometres (total 330 metres ascent and descent)

icon Day 6: Cycle around Arenal Lake and Volcano

Location:

  Arenal


Accommodation:

  Hotel San Bosco Inn


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


A 45-minute drive this morning brings us to the starting point for our ride around Arenal Lake; a challenging route that takes in the spectacular backdrop of the volcano. Set in an area of national park covering some 9,884 acres, Arenal volcano has been especially active since the massive eruption of 1968. This, along with the impressive manmade Lake Arenal, has helped the area to regenerate through tourism. Since 2010 Arenal's volcanic activity appears to be decreasing. Our challenging ride ends in the town of La Fortuna where we spend the next two nights. For those interested it is possible to start earlier today and ride a total of 68 km (total 1390 metres accumulated ascent and 1850 metres descent).

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 46 kilometres (total 740 metres ascent and 1080 metres descent) with the option to extend the ride.

icon Day 7: Free Day in La Fortuna

Location:

  La Fortuna


Accommodation:

  Hotel San Bosco Inn


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Today is left free for resting or exploring the tropical rainforest in more depth on either a canopy excursion, a visit to the hot springs or a jungle walk across hanging bridges. Alternatively, you may wish to cycle in and around La Fortuna, taking in some of the impressive scenery, agricultural lands, cascading waterfalls and hot springs. This is one of the fertile high plateaux where most of Costa Rica's crops are grown.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 50 kilometres (optional) (total 350 metres ascent and 600 metres descent)

icon Day 8: Cycle through the stunning Orosi Valley to Turrialba

Location:

  Turrialba


Accommodation:

  Turrialtico Hotel


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


We start the day with a four hour drive to the small town of Orosi, set in the impressive Orosi Valley, forged by the meandering course of the powerful Reventazón River. This picturesque valley is the setting for today's ride, as we discover the lush green vistas of what many consider to be some of the country's best landscapes. Our destination is our accommodation located outside Turrialba, amid the central valleys, lush tropical gardens and volcanic peaks of Turrialba Volcano National Park.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 46 kilometres (total 880 metres ascent and 1180 metres descent)

icon Day 9: Cycle to the Panamanian border. On to Bocas del Toro idyllic islands

Location:

  Bocas del Toro


Accommodation:

  Hotel Swans Cay


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Driving up over the nearby mountain ridges this morning we then descend by bus towards the Caribbean coast. After about 2.5 hours we reach Puerto Viejo where we switch from the bus to our bikes and cycle to the border with Panama through a totally different side of Costa Rica; first along the lush, tropical Carribean coast and later past enormous banana plantations. We then cross the Panamanian border by way of an old railway bridge across which we push our bikes. Once again the border crossing may be very slow and require patience. We then continue by bus (1 hour) to the port of Almirante, from where we take a boat to the Isla Colon and the small town of Bocas de Toro, our base for exploring the stunning archipelago and the equally spectacular Parque Nacional Marino Isla Bastimentos. The archipelago itself is made up of a number of beautiful forested islands lying in warm Caribbean waters and the laid back beaches and dazzling reefs make this the ideal Caribbean paradise to relax or explore. Today's ride has a 9km dirt section in it.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 31 kilometres (total 300 metres ascent and 300 metres descent)

icon Day 10: Free day on Bocas del Toro. Optional snorkel, boat trip...

Location:

  Bocas del Toro


Accommodation:

  Hotel Swans Cay


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Today is left free to enjoy the Caribbean with a number of optional activities that you might like to try. The islands boast stunning beaches and coral reefs and there are opportunities to snorkel or dive the rich waters. You may like to take a boat trip around the archipelago and marine park, or visit one of the unpopulated outlying islands. The bikes will not be available today as they cannot be carried across to the island on the ferry.

icon Day 11: Drive over the continental divide and ride on to Santiago

Location:

  Santiago


Accommodation:

  Hotel Gran David


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


After taking the short ferry ride back to Almirante we drive south and then upwards over the Continental Divide and the cool Panamanian highlands, a journey of 2.5 hours. We commence todays cycle at Fortuna lake (1070 metres above sea level) and the route offers us a few ascents and a long downhill before we reach some fabulous natural pools in the forest for a refreshing dip. We continue by bus from Gualaca for 3 hours to the centre of the country and our night stop in Santiago, a busy provincial town and one of the oldest settlements in the country.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 35 kilometres (total 880 metres ascent and 1820 metres descent)

icon Day 12: Cycle through farmland and ranches. Drive on to Panama City

Location:

  Panama City


Accommodation:

  Hotel Hampton Inn


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Today's cycle ride begins near Santiago and on the bikes we pass farmland and ranches that offer an insight into a traditional and rural Panamanian way of life. After lunch we drive to Panama City (3.5 hours), hopefully with time for a swim in the Pacific Ocean before arriving into our final destination. In the evening we can explore the neighbourhood around the hotel - full of good restaurants and street life.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 38 kilometres (total 400 metres ascent and 450 metres descent)

icon Day 13: Visit Panama Canal. Coastal bike path in Panama City

Location:

  Panama City


Accommodation:

  Hotel Hampton Inn


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


A short drive out of town takes us to Miraflores lock, one of the best viewing points on the Panama Canal. We can take time to explore the story of the canal construction in the excellent museum and see huge container ships making their way through this major lock separating the Pacific Ocean from the 26m higher Gatun lake in the interior of the Canal zone. After a short drive back to Panama City we will cycle along the short but impressive new cycle path that follows the coast line from the Canal Zone and through Panama Vieja, affording fabulous views of Panama City's impressive skyline. The afternoon is left free for you to take a walk through fantastic Panama Vieja - the historic town from colonial times - and can have our farewell dinner here.

Our total cycling distance today is approximately 7 kilometres on the flat.

icon Day 14: Trip ends in Panama City

Location:

  Panama City


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


The trip ends after breakfast at our hotel in Panama City.

There are no activities planned today, so you are free to depart at any time. If your flight is departing later in the day luggage storage facilities are available at our hotel. If you would like to receive a complimentary airport transfer today, you need to depart from Tocumen International Airport (PTY), which is which is a 45-minute drive away.

What's Included

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    Fully Guided

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    Bike rental

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    Meals – Breakfast Only

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    Accommodation

What's Not Included

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    Country Entry Visas

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    Tipping and Gratuities

Why Book this Tour

Unlike many other operators, we include the hire of your bike in the overall cost of the holiday: you don't need to bring your own or pay extra to hire one locally. We also provide a support vehicle, spare parts and take care of day to day bike maintenance. All you need bring is your own helmet.

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Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

Yes

What is the maximum group size?

16

Will there be an escort accompanying this tour?

Yes

Can you assist with pre or post tour accommodation?

Yes

Will I know the names and details of all the accommodation before I depart?

Yes

    Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

    No

    I'm going on a walking/cycling trip-do I need to train?

    It will depend on the grade and how fit you already are. Check the trip page for details of the walking or cycling grade and how far you’ll be walking/cycling each day. For moderate or challenging trips in particular we’d recommend doing some walks or cycles before you leave to build up your fitness and prepare you for the distances being covered.

    Who will be my travelling companions on the tour?

    We have a wide range of ages nationalities on our small group trips and they come from all walks of life.

    Should I get travel insurance?

    Yes–it is a condition of booking that you are fully insured when travelling with us

    How long has the tour company been trading?

    At Explore, we're the experts in adventure travel. Our small group adventure holidays have been running since 1981. Today, Explore is one of the most trusted travel companies in the UK with over 500 trips to more than 120 countries.

    Can I join the tour once it has departed?

    Yes, but there are no concessions for doing so, and we must have a record in your booking advising as such before the trip departs.

    Am I contributing to any charity by booking the tour?

    Being a responsible company is a large statement, something that has to be entwined within the very fibre of a company. Discover the charities and partnerships we support as part of this at https://www.explore.co.uk/about/sustainability/charities-and-partners

    What happens if I need to change my holiday date once I’ve booked?

    We want to be as clear as and as honest as possible about what happens if you decide to that you no longer wish to travel on your trip. Our booking conditions have details of the costs you’ll incur when you cancel-these charges depend on how long it is before your planned departure.

    What is the accommodation like?

    We choose comfortable accommodation in the best locations possible. We opt for small, local and family-run accommodation where we can, as opposed to large chain hotels. We typically use hotels that are the equivalent of European 3-star, and you’ll usually have an en suite room. Occasionally, where we want to get off the beaten trail we may stay in more basic accommodation.

    What Ethical Travel credentials does the tour company have?

    Sustainability is embedded within the fibre of Explore, it emanates from the inside out. But as we enter a new decade it is clearer than ever that our world needs help, and Explore has created a sustainability strategy based on the 2015 UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.

    What policies are in place for Covid-19?

    Our flexible booking and safety policies mean you're protected before and during your travels with us. Receive a full refund if your trip is cancelled, transfer your trip free of charge up to 10 days before departure minus any irrocoverable costs.

    Do I need to be very fit to book with you?

    All our trips require some level of active participation. This could be on a cultural trip, trek, safari, expedition or voyage. It is in the interests of all members of the group that everyone should be capable of fully participating in the activities of their chosen trip.

    What documents will I receive before I travel?

    Final documents will include a comprehensive trip itinerary, climate and country information, budgeting and packing advice visa and passport information and details on optional activities available.

    Do you operate a “single share” option and how does it work?

    Yes on most of our trips. Most trips are based on customers sharing twin-bedded rooms. If you book a group trip as an individual, you will share a room with someone of the same sex. However, on many trips we offer the opportunity to pay a supplement to pre-book a single room, known as our single room option. On some trips a single room will be provided every night, on others it will be provided o

    Do we have to be vaccinated against Covid-19 to travel

    It’s now a condition of booking a trip with us that customers should have one of the following before they travel - — Be vaccinated against COVID, having received the full recommended course, and allowing enough time for immunity to take effect. Full vaccination includes any booster required to keep the vaccine valid. — Have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR) within 72hrs of departure.

    Will the accommodation included meet local health and safety regulations?

    Explore will only offer hotels that have specific COVID-19 protocols in place and comply with local government guidelines. We will ensure these measures include; enhanced room cleaning, ventilation, social distancing, regular cleaning and disinfection of high frequency touch points in public areas, food safety, staff re-training and minimising contact within the properties.

Reviews

Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal (24-Nov-2019)

Overall - trip was excellent! Loved it I want to go back to Costa Rica - it was so beautiful Only thing that could have been better communicated was the quality ....more

Overall - trip was excellent! Loved it I want to go back to Costa Rica - it was so beautiful Only thing that could have been better communicated was the quality of bikes in Panama less....


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Sally

10-Dec-2019

Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal

As mentioned previously this was an ambitious itinerary. Chris the leader made it work, so I feel very grateful to him for this. It was just brilliant to see 3 ....more

As mentioned previously this was an ambitious itinerary.

Chris the leader made it work, so I feel very grateful to him for this.

It was just brilliant to see 3 very different countries in Central America on 2 wheels on a two week trip.

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Hilary

14-Feb-2020

Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal

Overall - trip was excellent! Loved it I want to back to Costa Rica - it was so beautiful Only thing that could have been better communicated was the quality of ....more

Overall - trip was excellent! Loved it I want to back to Costa Rica - it was so beautiful Only thing that could have been better communicated was the quality of bikes in Panama less....


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Sally

12-Oct-2019

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tourhub discount: $241

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Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal

14 Days Starting in Granada and ending in Panama City

Visiting:

Granada

,

Ometepe Island

,

Tilaran

,

Arenal

,

La Fortuna

,

Turrialba

,

Bocas del Toro

,

Santiago

,

Panama City

,

Arenal Volcano National Park

,

Ometepe

,

Merida

,

Arenal Volcano

,

Pacific Ocean

Tour operator:

Explore!

Physical rating:

None

Special diets catered:

Vegetarians, Vegans

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

CNCP

Group size:

4 - 16

Age range:

14-99

Tour operated in:

English

Interests:

Recommended For:

From:

$4210

$4021 (USD)

tourhub discount: $189


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  • Travelling is my biggest passion as I love to get in touch with new cultures and languages. Photography is my second biggest passion so I capture landscapes & people

Serbia

What do you love most about Serbia?

"Trying to read the Cyrillic signs that are everywhere in the streets"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Finding a high building to watch the sunset over the rooftops of Novi Sad"

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"Plan at least one day to discover Belgrade – there's a free bus that drives around the centre"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Admiring the beautiful architecture everywhere"

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    26 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Mexico

  • Dream Destination:

    Brazil

  • About them:
  • Travelling is my biggest passion as I love to get in touch with new cultures and languages. Photography is my second biggest passion so I capture landscapes & people

Mexico

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"I love strolling through the colourful streets of all the different towns of Mexico – there's always something going on in the streets!"

Must pack items for Mexico

"Bring a bikini! Hidden waterfalls, beaches and cenotes are everywhere and you might wanna jump right in to cool down from the heat!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Explore the beautiful white sand beaches of Tulum"

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"Be brave and explore more than the typical tourist regions of Mexico, there is so much beauty to discover!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Don't miss out on a local tequila tasting!"

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    26 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Mexico

  • Dream Destination:

    Brazil

  • About them:
  • Travelling is my biggest passion as I love to get in touch with new cultures and languages. Photography is my second biggest passion so I capture landscapes & people

Bali

Indonesia

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"My top tip is to wake up early every day to arrive at the most beautiful spots before all the tourists – that way you have the morning sun & nature all to yourself"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"I love the typical Bali coffee as it's very strong and aromatic. Also, don't miss out on visiting some coffee plantations inc. tasting."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Exploring a new waterfall every day – they are literally everywhere here!"

What do you love most about Bali?

"I love learning about the Balinese culture by visiting temples, museums and especially by talking to locals."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Waking up early to watch the sun rise over the ocean!"

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    26 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Mexico

  • Dream Destination:

    Brazil

  • About them:
  • Travelling is my biggest passion as I love to get in touch with new cultures and languages. Photography is my second biggest passion so I capture landscapes & people

Tenerife

Spain

What do you love most about Tenerife?

"I love how the island managed to preserve their own culture with influences of the Spanish mainland culture as well as African. There are a lot of festivals and celebrations throughout the year. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"I recommend exploring remote beaches that are only reachable by a short hike like Playa Benijo"

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"My recommendation: Don't stop at the beach in the beginning of Playa Amarilla, rather walk about 10 minutes further to find a more private area where you can enter the water or climb the rocks."

Must pack items for Tenerife

"When exploring the Teide National Park, always bring a jacket as it's super windy up there and can get quite cold around sunset time – don't miss out on the sunset though :)"

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    26 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Mexico

  • Dream Destination:

    Brazil

  • About them:
  • Travelling is my biggest passion as I love to get in touch with new cultures and languages. Photography is my second biggest passion so I capture landscapes & people