Travel information

The health and wellbeing of our community, our valued guests and our team is our priority. As we are living exceptional times, we’d like to keep you up-to-date of what we are doing to handle the situation brought on by COVID-19. Please read the information below to learn about it.

Kindly take into account that as the current situation evolves and travel requirements are modified, all the provided information is subject to change. Please contact us directly for further information or regarding any assistance you might need.

According to the Nicaraguan Health Ministry (MINSA) and Civil Aeronautic Institute (INAC), passengers travelling to Nicaragua, must provide, before boarding, a negative result of a RT-PCR COVID-19 test carried out within a period not exceeding 72 hours prior entering the country. A copy of the test result must be submitted to your travel agent or airline before you travel for government approval. You must also present a physical copy of your results upon check in and arrival in Nicaragua.

 

RT-PCR (polymerase chain reaction) COVID-19

Required

Antigen, rapid tests, or letter from your doctor

Not accepted

Quarantine

Not required

Face mask in country

Not required, but recommended

Medical Insurance

Not required

Travel around the country

No restrictions

Currently there are three international airlines flying into the country, AVIANCA, COPA and EASTERN. AVIANCA and COPA are working commercial flights, AVIANCA provides daily flights to/from Miami. It also flights to/from El Salvador from where you can make your connection to Managua. COPA flights three times a week, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from/to Panama. EASTERN works charter flights every Friday. For further information on schedules and fares, please contact the airlines directly.

For guests traveling to the USA or countries that require a COVID-19 test, in Nicaragua, it’s only available in Managua through the Nicaraguan Health Ministry (MINSA). Our team would be pleased to assist you in setting your appointment. The test’s cost is $150.00 (one hundred and fifty US dollars) and you can get the results online the same day.

Costa Rica recently opened its land borders, making Liberia a great option to fly into, for all the connections they have available, but also because the Antigen testing is now available at LIR airport with results guaranteed in under 1 hour.

Our team will be glad to assist you with transportation arrangements.

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