Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal

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5 Based on 1 Review
  • duration 14 days
  • tour type Small group
  • age requirement 16-95 yrs
  • max group size 16
  • guiding method Fully guided
  • Tour Code BM-22746
  • Footprint Carbonneutral CO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Operated in English
  • Starts Granada, Nicaragua
  • Ends Panama City, Panama
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HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Embark on an epic two week cycling adventure through Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama
  • Ride passed active volcanoes, through cloud forests and around national parks
  • Relax on the Caribbean Bocas island
Starting in Granada and ending in Panama City, the trip "Cycle Nicaragua To The Panama Canal" is a guided active and outdoor trip that takes 14 days. You will be touring through Lake Nicaragua, Santiago, Isla Ometepe and 8 other destinations in Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama. "Cycle Nicaragua To The Panama Canal" is a small group trip which will include accommodation in hotels, transport, meals and others. Please check the package includes section for more details.

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
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  • Day 1 : Trip starts in Granada
  • Day 2 : Cycle by Lake Nicaragua. Visit Masaya Volcano National Park (optional)
  • Day 3 : Cycle on Ometepe Island in Lake Nicaragua
  • Day 4 : Optional ride around Maderas Volcano
  • Day 5 : Over the border to Costa Rica
  • Day 6 : Cycle around Arenal Lake and Volcano
  • Day 7 : Free Day in La Fortuna
  • Day 8 : Cycle through the stunning Orosi Valley to Turrialba
  • Day 9 : Cycle to the Panamanian border. On to Bocas del Toro idyllic islands
  • Day 10 : Free day on Bocas del Toro. Optional snorkel, boat trip...
  • Day 11 : Drive over the continental divide and ride on to Santiago
  • Day 12 : Cycle through farmland and ranches. Drive on to Panama City
  • Day 13 : Visit Panama Canal. Coastal bike path in Panama City
  • Day 14 : Trip ends in Panama City
  • 13 Breakfasts
  • Hotel Con Corazon (2 nights)
  • Charco Verde (2 nights)
  • Hotel Guadalupe (1 night)
  • Arenal Country Inn (2 nights)
  • Turrialtico Hotel (1 night)
  • Hotel Swans Cay (2 nights)
  • Hotel Gran David (1 night)
  • Hotel Hampton Inn (2 nights)
  • Driver(s)
  • Bus
  • Boat
  • Explore Tour Leader
  • Bicycle
  • Any international flights to Granada and from Panama City are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. World Nomads' travel insurance has been designed by travelers for travelers.
5 - Excellent
Based on 1 review
  • Hilary
  • On Feb 14 2020
5 - Excellent
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... Read more
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal tour. You can cancel the tour up to 63 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 62 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 23 August 2024, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 23 August 2024, a deposit of 10% is required to confirm this tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 62 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. World Nomads offers travel insurance for independent travelers and intrepid families.


For this Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

For Solo Travelers

A twin share room may not always be available for solo travelers as it depends on the final number of people on the tour. If you have picked twin share room while booking, and that option is not available, we will get back to you after booking. A single room might then be available against an additional fee.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • The average size of this tour is just 12 people.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • All travellers 18 years and older will be required to be either fully vaccinated atleast 14 days prior to departure or have taken a negative test (rapid antigen or PCR)  within 72 hours of departure.
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