Enjoy two warm Oceans teeming with Marine Life.
Combine Nicargua's time-warped, reef ringed Corn Islands set in the
crystal clear turquoise waters of the Caribbean with the luxurious Montelimar
Resort, overlooking the deep blue Pacific Ocean.
Day 1 - Arrive Managua
Meet & Greet on arrival in Nicaragaua at the Managua International Airport and
transfer the short distance to the Hotel Las Mercedes, for an overnight stay.
The hotel offers air-conditioned rooms set amid beautiful tropical gardens.
With restaurants, bar, two swimming pools, floodlit tennis and volleyball
courts, this is the ideal overnight hotel for those heading out again early next morning.
Day 2 - Managua - Big Corn Island
After breakfast it is back to the airport for the 50 minute flight that is
like a journey back 50 years in time. The unspoilt Caribbean of yesterday
whose tranquil, gentle people who go about their lives with no desire to
sell anything to you - a warm hello will suffice.
The music is reggae, the language is English and the pace of life is
No mega resorts, no fancy restaurants (but plenty of excellent
seafood, fresh lobster and coconut bread).
Clear warm turquoise waters,
pristine coral reefs and white sandy beaches fringed with coconut palms.
Big Corn Island has a few old jeeps on dirt roads and only one telephone.
5 night stay at the ocean-front Bayside Hotel overlooking Little
Corn Island. Accommodations are simple yet clean and comfortable. (Full Board)
Day 7 - Corn Islands - Managua - Montelimar
After breakfast you will take the first flight to Managua where you will be
met at the airport for the transfer to Playa Montelimar an
all-inclusive resort for a 7 night stay. All meals, domesic drinks
(including alcohol), entertainment and non-motorised water sports included.
Once the favourite property of ex-Dictator Samoza in his hey day this
luxurious Villa, made of Italian marble and precious woods stood proudly
on a cliff overlooking a massive sandy, private beach and the deep blue
The Sandinistas brought in Italian architects to transform this slice of
paradise into a place accessible to the common man.
The Villa became a
casino and restaurant and along the beach little bungalows were built in a
first class manner to complement the Villa.
largest swimming pool was put in as well. The bungalows were connected by
little paths underneath massive palm trees. Along the beach another
restaurant was built and another bar further down. The 2 miles of private
sand were lined with coconut palms and almond trees and hammocks were
strung up underneath them. Playa Montelimar Beach Resort and Casino was
Montelimar somehow manages to be a luxury resort without selling its soul.
The atmosphere is still Nicaraguan - friendly, peaceful and unpretentious -
luxury at its most natural.
Day 14 - Montelimar - Managua Airport
Transfer to Managua Airport for your homebound flights.