León Cultural & Historical Tour
Full Day Tour of León: Cultural and History Tour:
Discover León in this full day historical and cultural tour of the city.
León, Nicaragua's “other” Colonial city, founded in 1524 by Hernandez de Cordoba is the home of the Basilica de la Asuncion – the old Cathedral of Leon, a UNESO World Heritage site. León, a liberal-leaning university town, offers plenty of Baroque-Neoclassical architecture, art, churches and historical Colonial buildings. See the art of the Revolucion Murals and visit the centre of art in León, the Ortiz Gurdián Art Museum. This tour of León is a walking tour and also includes a visit to the home (now a museum) of Nicaragua's poet, Ruben Dario. In the final stretch of the tour (by transport) we will visit the oldest of León's churches, the Sutiava Church. Your tour of León ends at the Cacique Adiac Museum of anthropology.
This full day tour includes lunch and a drink at one of the best restaurants in Leon, bottled water and all entrance fees.
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Visit the Basilica de la Asuncion, the old
Cathedral of Leon
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. A walk around central León streets and its town squares
where you will also have the opportunity to both view the Revolucion Murals and the many churches and sights of León.
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 a.m. A Visit to the Casa Ruben Dario Museum
12:00 to 1:30 p.m. Break for lunch at one of León's finest restaurants
1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Visit to the Ortiz Gurdián Art Museum
2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Visit the Church of Sutiaba
3:30 to 4:00 p.m. Visit the Cacique Adiac Museum
Special group rates for groups of six or more
Price per person: $45
Group rates of 6 or more persons: Please ask
All entrance fees are included
Gratuities are not included
Tour time: Approximately 7 hours
Your bilingual tour guide is an expert on León cultural and historica ltourism.