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Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal CNCP

Tour Duration 14 Days
  • 'Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal'
  • Great views
  • 'Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal'
  •                                 'Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal'
  • 'Cycle Nicaragua to the Panama Canal'
  • Tour Style: Classic
  • Tour Type: Small Groups
  • Tour Comfort: Standard
  • Cycling Grade: Moderate to Challenging
 

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Cycle Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama

This tour takes us cycling through some of the most beautiful scenery in Central America. We ride past smoking volcanoes, through cloud forest and around national parks. We also cycle by lakes and see the famous Panama Canal. En route we visit the volcanic island of Ometepe and the tropical islands of Bocas del Toro for a little relaxation.

Tour Highlights

  • Cycle Central America - An adventurous and exciting way to see the best of Nicaragua, Costa Rica and Panama
  • Ometepe Island - Bike around this traditional island with a perfect volcanic cone
  • Arenal live Volcano - Cycle round Arenal Volcano and expansive Lake Arenal
  • Caribbean Islands - Relax in paradise on Bocas del Toro
  • Panama Canal - Cycle past ocean-going ships as they make their way between the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans

Itinerary

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  • 1
    Join tour in Granada

  • 2
    Lake Nicaragua; visit Masaya Volcano National Park

  • 3
    Cross to Ometepe Island on Lake Nicaragua and cycle to Santo Domingo

  • 4
    Ride around Maderas Volcano on Ometepe Island

  • 5
    Cross over the border to Costa Rica

  • 6
    Cycle around Lake Arenal and past Arenal Volcano, to La Fortuna

  • 7
    Free Day in La Fortuna

  • 8
    Cycle from Paraiso to Turrialba, past the coffee plantations of the Orosi Valley

  • 9
    Cycle to the Panama border. Drive to Almirante and take the ferry to Bocas del Toro

  • 10
    Free day on Bocas del Toro

  • 11
    Drive over the continental divide to Santiago; Cycle the foothills

  • 12
    Cycle through farmland and ranches, drive to Panama City

  • 13
    Visit Mira Flores lock; then cycle along the Amador causeway

  • 14
    Tour ends Panama City

Tour notes

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Included meals 13 0 0
Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Transport
Bus, Boat, Bicycle
Accommodation
13 nights Standard Hotel
Tour Staff
Driver(s), Explore Tour Leader / Cycle guide
Cycling Information
On this tour we cycle 421 km over eleven days (an average of 38 km per day). The terrain is often undulating to mountainous. 80% of the tour is on tarmac roads in reasonably good condition, 20% is ridden on dirt or gravel roads which are rough at times. A support vehicle is available throughout the tour (except on the rides on days 2 and 4). We have graded the route as moderate to challenging.
Included Bike
27 gear Trek 4500 mountain bikes with lockable front suspension
Group Size
Generally 10 - 16