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Masaya Volcano National Park

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Address: Masaya, Nicaragua
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+505 2528 1444
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Amazing Volcano

Fabulous site. Suggest that you do both the night and day trip. The day trip gives a view of the volcano and its surroundings which is amazing. We did not do the night time... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fabulous site. Suggest that you do both the night and day trip. The day trip gives a view of the volcano and its surroundings which is amazing. We did not do the night time trip which we regret. We have been told that this is a sight which is second to none.

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Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

LOVED THIS ....We the first time during the day. We drove by the park at night, and seeing the glow of the lava in the sky, I felt the need to drive up to see this a second time at night. So worth it, definitely go to this at night, around sunset, its gorgeous. The stay at the top is... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Bit of a hike in the evening because of traffic from Managua. Bit of a wait at the park. And only 15 (or fewer) minutes to gaze. But absolutely totally worth it. Awesome in the truest sense of this (oft overused) word. Spooky and spectacular at night.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When do you ever get the chance to se right into the belly of the earth. A stream of molten lava and belching red gas....awesome. We picked up a tour from Granada for $20 ea. you are ferried to the park where you wait for the park to open at 5:45pm. There a few waits in the process as they... More 

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England
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited Masaya Volcano as part of a tour from Costa Rica and was the highlight of the trip. You are only able to stay at the edge of the volcano for about 15-20 mins depending on wind direction but so worth it to see the bubbling lava from the edge of the crater. There is a road right to the... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic view into an active volcano. I had never seen flowing lava before, so this was an experience to remember! Unfortunately, your time there is limited.

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great quick trip to see the Volcano crater... the museum is awful but you only have to visit to sign in. If able, go to the far side of the volcano to see the lava flow... if not able, then you can just see the crater in about 15 minutes of time. Also, try to go before and at sunset... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

When we first arrived around 5:00 p.m., we panicked because there was a line of cars to get in and we didn't want to spend a ton of time in line. We didn't realize that the park is closed from 4:30-5:30. We got our car in line and started to do a little research. Cars start to line up for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having only seen dormant volcanoes before, this was an experience worth everything. God's creation is absolutely amazing. Unfortunately you are only allowed to stay for 5 minutes because of gases but I had had my aha moment

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Take a night tour to see the volcano. One of the highlights of my trip to Nicarsgua. There are various operators doing night trip tours, I went with Leo tours on Calle Calzada

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