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Cerro Negro Volcano

Northeast Of Leon 25 km, Leon, Nicaragua
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Cerro Negro and Volcano Sand Boarding from León
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“cerro negro” (125 reviews)
“your feet” (34 reviews)
“wooden board” (12 reviews)
Northeast Of Leon 25 km, Leon, Nicaragua
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Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

We went up with Aaron from Summit Tours and went volcano boarding. Only an hours walk up and a couple of minutes down on the board. Well worth the hike. :)

Thank adventureguyNZ
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Great view, easy hike en cool guides. We couldn't go that fast because of the rainy day. The way up to the vulcano is also wonderfull, Enjoy it!

Thank Saakje K
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

We went on a boarding tour, blessed with high spirits and good weather we had a fascinating walk to the top involving lots of stories about the history of the area and the formation of the volcano. Boarding down was definitely one for the thrill...More

Thank NaomiF2901
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

When I explained this to my mother she pictured me riding down a lake of lava. This is not the case but the reality is not far from it. This is literally a once in a lifetime experience as our friendly Czech guide explained as...More

1  Thank euromongrel
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I did enjoy this and went with a company out of Leon called nicatime. 26$ and the take photos and video for you and post it on Facebook. The hike is pretty easy and I enjoyed it very much. to be on top of an...More

Thank Dyrgas
Reviewed 8 September 2017

First time I did sand boarding. The experience is awesome, the hike is a little difficult because of the winds, but you will get there. The ride is rather short, but we can't have 2 kilometers volcanoes :D Do the ride at least 2 time...More

Thank PalikaryaX
Reviewed 6 September 2017

we went volcano boarding and it was such an adventure. hiking was terribly hard for those who does not do any sports or who can not take heath because hiking is usually around noon. go with a tour who has paramedics team. but in the...More

Thank elifnazdemirdag
Reviewed 2 September 2017

tierra tours did a fine job giving me the time of my live. not only the drive allong "sesamestreet" with the profesianal guides but all their information and the way of bringing it tells me they love this land. and ending with nice pizza and...More

Thank Barry C
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We volcano boarded down Cerro Negro (Kind of like sledding, but on ash) and it was a ton of fun. You control the speed based on how much you dig in, so if you are afraid of going too fast, you can take it super...More

Thank Allison B
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The views from the top are priceless that black sand covering a large area is really a beauty. The feeling of the wind up there and feeling the heat of an active volcano at the same time is pretty cool The board is really awesome...More

1  Thank Yamir C
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Lisa L
10 April 2017|
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Response from jandm9002 | Reviewed this property |
They must have been going the wrong way. The hike is moderate, the guides take breaks every 15 minutes or so and tell you a little about the surrounding area so that people can catch their breath. It is windy up there and... More
Cherisse H
23 March 2017|
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Response from jandm9002 | Reviewed this property |
It is a well used trail very safe but some loose rocks. The guides are excellent, stopping frequently to allow everyone to go at a reasonable pace. When you initially get to the top the area that you slide on looks... More
6 February 2017|
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Response from Edgar H | Reviewed this property |
There's a 45 minute hike up the mountain. It's windy and a little slippery at times. If you can handle it then it should be no problem.