Culture of Matagalpa and Esteli

Matagalpa, Nicaragua

Culture of Matagalpa and Esteli

If you want to go immerse yourself in the diverse local cultures of northern Nicaragua, this tour is perfect for you.

We will visit several communities to experience and share in daily life alongside lovey people in Matagalpa, Esteli and El Chile Indigenous . We will visit coffee and tobacco farmers, appreciate the creative work of artisans and sculptors and explore beautiful natural areas.

It is truly a cultural and natural experience.

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4 Days / 3 Nights

Travel Style

Cultural Immersion, Connect with Nature, Off the Beaten Path and Active Adventure


English and Spanish

Physical Activity

Moderate activity


Small Towns/Villages and Rural Communities


Wifi: None
Cell: Limited
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Speaks: English and Spanish


  • See how local chocolate is made and taste organic cocoa
  • Meet the farmers of a fair trade coffee cooperative
  • Learn the traditional weaving techniques of the El Chile Indigenous Community
  • Explore the Tisey Estanzuela Nature Reserve
  • Meet Don Alberto Gutierrez and see his impressive stone scuptures
  • Swim in the breathtaking La Estanzuela waterfall



Begin and end in Matagalpa. Start at 8:30am on Day 1


Flexible Departure Date
All year


What's Included


3 Nights Community Lodge and Guesthouse


Bilingual guide


Private Room


All meals included
From lunch on Day 1 to lunch on Day 4


Private van

Your Local Host

Matagalpa Tours

Matagalpa Tours

Locally Owned Tour Operator

Matagalpa Tours takes you to the most unique and remote places of Nicaragua. After a decade of developing new routes to unexplored parts of the country and being dedicated to outdoor adventure tourism, Matagalpa Tours has become synonymous with rural community

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Getting There

Transport options

Drive and Bus
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