Between coffee and petroglyphs
On the flanks of the Maderas volcano under the peaceful flight of multicolored birds live a total immersion in a rural family on the island of Ometepe on the path of the ancients petroglyphs and relaxation in the blue waters of Ojo de Agua. Get prepared for bird watching, cool water and delicious fruit juices. Don´t miss it !
D1: Arrival at Ometepe
reception on the port of Moyogalpa with your chauffeur. enjoy the views of the island on the road until arrive to the reception of the Mujeres of balgüe community.
Presentation of the community and ITS lifestyle.
ACCOMODATION in the familY’S hoUSE. they will offer you a welcome natural fruit juice FROM the local garden.
you´ll taste the delicious fried fish of the lagoon for dinNer. tour of the neighborhood with a member of the family
Note: Night: family’s house, Transfer: 0h40, Walking: 0h20 0km
D2: Coffee and Petroglyphs
You can prepare a traditional breakfast with the family (optional). Then you´ll visit an organic coffee farm (1 kilometer from the village), famous for its architechture and its ancient petroglyphs path, testimony of the pre-columbian civilization.
You´ll see the coffee plantation in the forest and how the beans are extracted. Then you´ll taste a delicious cup of organic cofee while enjoying the view over the concepcion volcano.
After a divine lunch in balgüe, you´ll learn the art of the traditional fishing with net, with a fisher family of the community. Weave a net, throw it and maybe you´ll catch some fishes… after that feel free to discover the locality by your own, playing baseball with the local folk or admire the sunset in santo domingo beach (we suggest you to rent a bicycle in order to save time). Apreciate the final dinner with the family and learn how to toast the cofee,mill it and put it in a small bag in order to bring some perfumed souvenir at home. second night in inhabitant house.
Note: Night: family’s house, Transfer: 0h15, Walking: 1h30
D3:Return to Moyogalpa
After sharing again your fooding skills for a farewell breakfast our chauffeur will take you to Santo Domingo beach, where you´ll relax and have a nice promenade under the sun and the flights of the vultures.
We´ll end the evening on the crystal clear waters of an underground river which begins int the Maderas volcano called Ojo de agua. Transfer to Moyogalpa, end of the tour 1h00 pm.
Transfer 45min walking 30 min
Note: Night: , Transfer: 0h40.
Prices per person US$
|1||2||3||4 up to 8|
|$ 255||$ 170||$ 170||$ 145|
Reserve at least four days before if you want a bilingual guide:
– guide (French speaker) U$ +60/day optional (U$40 half day)
– guide (English speaker) U$ +50/day optional (U$35 half day)
We offer you an 18% discount if you give a 2 hours english lesson to the peaple of the family !