The city is one of the best ones in central amrica.
experience to go back in time and admired this marvelous buildings make
you feel part of the city, the people and the whole environment that
How to enjoy the city: Simply just by foot, grab a
city maps from people like vapues tours or tierra tours, and start by
the old cementery of granada, build back in 1700´s that hold tombs from
important people like the 1st president of Nic, independist people,
Musicians and military people that gave their life at the revolution,
the whole area take you to different places, New orleands, Argentina,
Then few minutes walking to the north will take to
the old spanish fortres "La Polvora" and old fortress build in 1748,
with 5 diferent medieval towers to protect the city from any attacka nd
to keep dry and safe the ammo. clim to one of the towers to have a nice
view of the city.
Walk down to the east towards the lake, and you
will find a light blue church Maria Auxiliadora build by the salesians
back in 1910. next to it the Salesian Elementary and high school.
block more and take your left 2 blocks you will find the old Hospital
of granada beatifull colonial structure from the beginning of 1900´s now
in ruins go bakc on your feet and,keep going on the same strett half
block and the aroma will attract you inside of this ciggar shop Elba
Cigar demostrations are avaliables on the place. keep goin another half
block and you will find one of the oldest church in Granada located
infront of the park that has the same name, very well know by it´s name
wich it was the name of the city before spanish people arrived to
On the same street is La Merced church beatiful Barroque
style church that hold a nice golden statue of Los mercedarios virgin
inside and for 1 dollar you can go up in this tower that will give you
the best view of the town.
don´t forget to visit the local market
wich is always and experience to go to the regular market and see how
the people shop their regular stuff.
Back on the main square
experience one of the tipical dishes of Granada the Vigoron along with a
naural drink just infront of a esplendid church La Inmaculada church,
take your left here and you will see the indepence square with the Lions
house, very close to this place is the oldest churches that also has a
fien museum i´m talking about San Francisco Church and Museum and old
buildind that dates since 1548.
Then back to the main street la
Calzada walk down in this nice street full of many bars and restaurants
down to another amazing church Guadalupe and finis your trip with a nice
walk on the malecon next to Lake nicaragua.