This mountainous area offers superb scenery and the forested slopes of the many hills and mountains provide great possibilities for hiking and other nature-related activities.
The region is a great area for hiking in Nicaragua and trails lead to the beautiful forests where spectacular flora and fauna can be observed. The views are also superb in this mountainous region.
The Penas Blancas Massif is a one of the best places for a Nicaragua trek. When you hike through this rainforest you'll experience gigantic waterfalls, orchids, and all sorts of wildlife and bird species.
Matagalpa is also famous for its coffee production and it is an excellent place to learn more about how coffee is grown, harvested, and processed. No trip to Nicaragua would be complete without experiencing the bold flavors of Nicaraguan coffee.
A visit to the Bosawas Biosphere is your chance to see one of the most unexplored rain forests in the world.
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Spectacular volcanoes, unexplored mountains, and pristine Pacific beaches.
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Mountainous area with beautiful forests, superb views, and interesting coffee plantations.