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Cerro Negro Volcano

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Address: Northeast Of Leon 25 km, Leon, Nicaragua
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USD 38.00*
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Cerro Negro and Volcano Sand Boarding from León
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USD 65.00*
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León Full Day Sightseeing Tour
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Cerro Negro Hiking and Sand Boarding from León

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Very unique, so just do it

I booked through Bigfoot hostel which was $40 including park entrance. I think most others are cheaper but all have perks. Quetzal allows you to have two runs if you want for... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Kristmass
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked through Bigfoot hostel which was $40 including park entrance. I think most others are cheaper but all have perks. Quetzal allows you to have two runs if you want for example. Not sure which place is best but bigfoot gives you orange jumpsuits which look way better than some other multicoloured ones I saw and in the end... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a tour from Leon for $25us each. We were told morning would be better as there is less wind, luckily we took that advice. There was a lot of wind in the morning so if there is more in the afternoon I can only imagine we'd get blown off the mountain! The hike up top about 1.5 hours... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Maribios Tours guide El Chino guide is awesome! Well organized, great gear included suit, gloves, goggles and backpack are provided. Boards of different speeds supposedly so I got the slower one as requested. The ride was more controllable than I imagined. And we didn’t start going off a headwall, but that’s where we looked over first! El Chino knew a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Only place in the world you can sled down a volcano, the hike up is not for the faint of heart. Took about 90 min to slog up through the scree and less than 90 sec to sled down. Bucket-list item.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tip 1 - You only get 1 go BUT it's worth it! Lean back and go crazy for speed. Tip 2 - The hike is worth it. It's hot as hell but an amazing view and you see inside Tip 3 - Bring tonnes of water and snacks as the road out and back is long Tip 4 - The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great way to spend an afternoon if your a thrill seeker. Lean back for some speed! You didnt just hike an hour up the volcano to go slow!

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Thank Edgar H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went Volcano Boarding during sunset, it was an amazing experience. I was really nervous to board down, but my guide really stressed how you can control your speed. And she was right! It was really fun and I wish I would've went faster. Some people make it seem like an extreme sport, and I personally think they exaggerate it... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Before we joined we didn't get any detailed information. This company used an open truck ride for more than an hour, in some part in a long hot dirt road, I felt very unsafe and full of dust all the time. After arrived we had to carry the slide board by walk through volcano rocks and the crater under the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As a hike 'junky' for me the hike up was not much effort with a very beautiful view. The sliding down for me, wasnt that great seeing that my speed was not that fast. But overall, a great experience, must must try. And for the ones that a scared, believe me, you can go how fast you wish.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hike up the mountain is great. An easy hike for a beautiful view! All the different colours, green, red, yellow, black and white make it a very interesting surrounding. Then you go volcano boarding. I won't say anything more than it's a 100% worth the 30 or so dollars. Have fun!

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