Costa Rica. Earth Day R&R Beach Vacation [Currently Not Active]

Extend Your Stay

Contact Program Director Grettel Calderon about extensions to rainforests of the beautiful Osa Peninsula, the lush cloud forests active volcanoes and white water rivers of Costa Rica's Central Volcanic Valley or or to Jicaro Island Ecologe in Granada, Nicaragua.

Nicaragua extension - Jicaro Island Ecolodge

Jicaro Island Ecolodge is Nicaragua´s most upscale nature resort located on a private island in Lake Nicaragua. The lodge is located just a short boat ride from the colonial town of Granada with spectacular views of the Mombacho Volcano across the lake. Immerse yourself in a magical island experience filled with peace, tranquility and access to a wide variety of tours and activities.


Earth Day Price: From $125 per person, per night. Includes lodging in Private Deluxe Island Casita, 3 daily multi-course a la carte meals, transfer from Granada´s Asese Port to Jicaro Island. Round trip Nature Air flights from San Jose to Managua: $250 per person.

How you spend your days at Jicaro is totally up to you, depending on your travel companion(s), interests, and style of travel. From romantic escapes to active adventures and wellness and yoga retreats, this secluded island getaway is the perfect upscale alternative to hotels in downtown Granada.


Romantic Escapes
Jicaro Island Ecolodge is a secluded island getaway for your honeymoon or romantic escape. It is up to you to choose between spending the day with your partner in the hammock of your casita taking in the peace and tranquility of the lake or engaging in some of the adventures and activities available for more active days. We can arrange for private dinners on the dock next to the lake or on the bar next to our open kitchen where you can watch our chef prepare fresh fish from the lake or your favorite dessert.


Active Stays
If you are looking for an active multisport experience in your travels to Nicaragua, Jicaro Hotel has also many tours and activities to offer. Our resident nature guide will be happy to arrange a personalized tour program for you prior or during your visit to Jicaro. The “must do” tours during a stay on the island are kayaking around the Granada Isletas, hiking in the rainforest, the famous Puma trail or visiting the hot springs at the foot of the Mombacho Volcano located just a short boat ride across the lake.


Wellness & Yoga
“Serenity and peace combined with stunning natural beauty” are the words that have been used to describe the setting of this eco resort. Jicaro is the ideal location for people who want to reconnect with themselves and leave their hectic lives behind for a few days. Besides yoga sessions and a variety of massage and wellness treatments, a visitor to the island will be enticed by the fresh and healthy local cuisine, the warmth of th e local staff and the authenticity of the overall experience.

Jicaro Island Ecolodge, Granada Islands, Lake Nicaragua. Harmony with nature and the local community were a key consideration in the development of Jicaro Island Ecolodge. The resort was built with minimum impact to the island and with very careful planning in terms of water supply, wastewater treatment and electricity usage.
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