D1 ChacocenteFrom the Sandy Beaches of the Pacific Ocean, to the land of the howler monkeys, discover with this package an authentic experience in the biggest dry tropical forest of Nicaragua.

Admire the arrival of sea turtle on the sunset or at night, and then ride with your horse through the forest to spend some time with the local community of La Chota and learn how they produce their natural honey.



You start your trip in El Astillero. There, your meet a local guide from the community who will lead you along the rocky and sandy Pacific´s beaches, with pelicans gulfs and vultures flying all over the ocean and egrets on the mangrove side… Admire sunset, then have a diner and night in the ranger´s station. Between july and january, wait for the nature show of the sea turltels nesting during the night.



After breakfast, ride your horse, guided through the dry tropical forest, looking at its inhabitants. Feel the sensations of liberty during this long haul horseriding (3h) in the  nature. Once you arrive at the Chota community, you are welcomed with a tipical rural lunch. Then relax and discover the hamlet and its people. On the evening, you´ll explore with your local guide the “Tres Sombreros hills” to admire the  sunset  over the reserve and the Pacific Ocean.  Diner and night at  home of one of the families in the hamlet  that are used to receive



D3 ChacocenteAfter  you ´ve been woken up by the surprising song of the howler monkeys you´ll take your traditional breakfast. Visit with the honey keepers, their gardens, apiary and honey processing machine, learn a lot about bees, and taste the wild flavour of  this forest honey.  Say good by to your hosts and hit the road back to Astillero.


Prices per person US$

1 2 up to 8
$ 250 $ 165
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 !