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Laguna Charco Verde

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Address: Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua
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US$122.50*
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Small-Group Tour of Isla de Ometepe with El Ceibo Museum
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US$159.99*
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Ometepe Island Day Trip from Managua

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Amazing!!!

This place is incredible!!! Everyone should visit. Howler monkeys, great activities and the most amazing views!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Sophie J
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place is incredible!!! Everyone should visit. Howler monkeys, great activities and the most amazing views!

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice spot with a stunning floral garden and mariposaria. Behind the mariposaria are easy nature walk paths through giant ceiba trees and lots of birds. The small laguna has a lovely wetland margin with shorebirds.

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Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of the more naturey things to do on Ometepe. Lots of different butterflies in the exhibit and only one hummingbird from what I saw. Lots of paths to wander around on with a nice little beach, marsh, lookout point. Budget travellers could probably get by without it but if you like big clean trails without many bugs you can... More 

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Thank Byron D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We have been very surpised. They realy did a great job to prepare a very lovely place. Especially the Butterfly House we enjoyed very much. We have been there in the morning and we were allone and could cam in all observe a diversity of beautyfull butterflies, flowers, birdys and turtels. Around the Laguna we found lovingly prepared footpath for... More 

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Thank Bernd B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Ometepe is abundant with nature compared to other places on the mainland. This is an easy loop around a swamp or lake, whatever you'd like to call it. Definitely recommended to see the creatures, especially if you go with a guide - they tend to have a knack at knowing just where to look. Also: find out about the legend... More 

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Thank Christa B
Granada, Nicaragua
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

we walk 10 min from the entrance to this place, have to pay $3 entrance fee and nothing to see just the same as the picture above. forget it,

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Saltillo, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

And easy track, to walk in the jungle, with flower, bird and butterfly, you need mosquito repelent, the view is relaxing,

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Sarasota, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We really enjoyed this site, which is near the ferry, so we went there with our guide, Danilo Flores of Cultu Natural (based in Moyogalpa), right from the boat. The butterflies, especially the Blue Morpho, were fun, and the walk along the Laguna led us to see a variety of trees, a howler monkey, a small cayman, turtles, giant termite... More 

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Alta Loma, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful tour guide take us to this nature preserve. We hiked all around and it was amazing. There were no tourists and it was all natural beauty.

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South America
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is a fine enough place for a short walk. As a walk it was 3☆ but the fact we saw so many monkeys means it was worth a look.

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