Activities & Excursions

There are plenty of activities and excursions in the San Juan area for you to enjoy.

Canopy Tour
Da Flying Frog canopy tour is located just minutes from Casa de Cooper. The tour is located on the Palermo Valley which can be viewed from any of the Casa deCooper units.  It offers 2.5 kilometers divided in 16 lines through the forest. While on the excursion, you have the opportunity to enjoy the wildlife of Nicaragua. You may spot monkeys, birds and maybe even a sloth.

Fishing with Nica Surf & Sport
If you are into fishing then San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua is your best destination for a new fishing adventure. Nicaragua has world-class fishing, you’ll have the chance to hook a sailfish, dorado, mackerel, yellowfin tuna or rooster fish. Book a trip with Dario and crew at Nica Surf & Sport.

Phone: +505 8984 2464

1/2 Day Sailing Excursion
Enjoy a day of sailing aboard Nica Sail n Surf’s 54 foot luxury catamaran Must B Crazy.  or one of the other many sailboats available.  You will have the opportunity to explore the pristine Nicaraguan coastline, peek at many of secluded bays, capture glimpses of dolphins, whales, sea turtles and perhaps catch a mahi-mahi or two – all while you relax, soak up some sun and enjoy our local fare and refreshing beverages.

Horsebacking Riding Adventures with Rancho Chilamate
Rancho el Chilamate is one of the best places for horseback riding and tours.  Reservations are required.

Phone: +505 8849 3470

Zen Yoga Studio is the place to go when wanting the best in Yoga.  Their garden setting creates a calming effect, increasing oxygen supply throughout your body.  Set your shoes and worries aside, grab a mat and join any of their professional instructors in the upstairs yoga canopy.

Phone: +505 8465 1846

What are the best surfing beaches in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua?
Nicaragua is well known for its world-class waves, specially in San Juan del Sur and Tola area because of the yearround offshore winds that hit the coast. There are great wavesaround for all type of surfers, from beginners to experienced surfers. If you need a Surf Lessonfor you and your family or need a Surf Guide to show you around, then you best option is our friend

How can I learn Spanish while in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua
Enhance your vacation – make it a true Central American cultural experience! There are many Spanish language schools in town that offer expert instruction with courses specifically designed for travelers and explorers.

Volunteer at the Library

Share the joy of reading by volunteering at the Biblioteca Móvil (Mobile Library).For nearly a decade the library has brought books and reading materials into remote communities around San Juan del Sur. Here’s more on volunteering at the library and how the project serves as a gateway to education.

Enjoy an Super Frutto
Gorge on ice-cream at SuperFrutto. This delightful gelateria serves up dozens of smooth, creamy flavors made daily on the premises. Yes, a little scoop of Italy has landed in San Juan del Sur.

How do I best Experience Beaches in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua?
Sip on a perfect latte at Playa Maderas while you check out San Juan del Sur’s most consistent and popular break. Sometimes in return for a great surf break you accept you’ll need to sacrifice some home comforts, like good specialty coffee drink options. Not here.

Tour of Colonial Granada City

Bird Watching