The Trail of the Naturalist
Undoubtedly, the chronicles pirates like the English naturalist William Dampier, the findings of Charles Darwin and researcher awaken the restless spirit of great Swedish naturalist Carl Bovallius, who also gave us accounts of the life of the rubber of the Rio San Juan and the simple life of its inhabitants, the German Julius Froebel, the Americans William Wells, Ephraim Squier and English Thomas Belt who during his foray into Nicaragua from 1868 to 1873 has been inspired by the charm of this land to wrote “The Naturalist Nicaragua, “which was published in London in 1874.
This tour will take us from the journey undertaken by this notorious land initiating scientific beginging in Chontales to finish by the ecstatic San Juan River which traveling through the coastal towns of the Great Lake of Nicaragua.
Where to go
MANAGUA – SANTO DOMINGO – JUIGALPA
JUIGALPA – ACOYAPA – SAN MIGUELITO – SAN CARLOS
SAN CARLOS – LOS GUATUZOS
LOS GUATUZOS – SOLENTINAME
SOLENTINAME – EL CASTILLO
EL CASTILLO – BARTOLA
BARTOLA – FRESH WATER – BARTOLA
BARTOLA – RIO SARNOSO – GREYTOWN
GREYTOWN – RIO INDIO – GREYTOWN
GREYTOWN – MANAGUA
After breakfast, transfer time to take the domestic flight to Managua.