We know, geography isn't everyone's forte. If you're unsure where Managua sits on a map, remember to research its location before you set foot out the door!
Managua is the national capital of Nicaragua and is located 150 miles (241 kilometers) to the southeast of the noteworthy city of Tegucigalpa.
With so many things to see and do in this part of Western Nicaragua, it's not hard to see why 950,000 people choose to call it home.
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Finding the true essence of Managua, the heart and capital of Nicaragua, begins with booking a place to stay. With 67 properties to take your pick of with Travelocity, finding the ideal base for your adventure is a breeze.
Luxury rooms, luxurious sheets and sophisticated service is what you'll discover when you spend your nights at the Real InterContinental Managua at Metrocentro Mall (Frente a Centro Comercial) or the Crowne Plaza Managua (101 Octava Calle Sur Oeste). Can't see yourself spending much time in your room? Consider budget options like the Hotel Valerie (Residencial Bolonia, Canal 2) and the Pandora Hostel (Ticabus 1 cuadra al sur) and splurge on unforgettable experiences instead.
Coming in to land at Augusto C. Sandino International Airport (MGA)? After you've hopped off the plane and collected your belongings, downtown Managua will be just 7 miles (11 kilometers) to the west away.
Reserve a rental car via Travelocity and get to know Managua at your own pace.
Arriving by plane? Budget at Augusto C. Sandino International Airport is the best place to head to after collecting your baggage.
You might like to rent a vehicle from Budget at Centro Comercial Alfa. They are right in the heart of the city. Avis at Hospital Monte Espana 75 Years is another place to look into.
Try to envisage the incredible tales hiding within National Palace as you admire its dazzling facade. Seeking some more options? Many major issues have been thrashed out at Presidential House. Experience it from afar or up close on a tour or an open day. But that's not all there is. Some of the earth's most impressive waters are lagoons. Make your way to Tiscapa Lagoon and marvel at the splendor of this natural pool.
It's okay to have a run-of-the-mill vacation lazing by the swimming pool, but traveling's about new experiences. So why not dive into some fantastic new adventures? (This way, you'll have heaps more to brag about when you go back to work!)
You'll never be bored in Managua. If you're having problems deciding on one thing, here are our leading picks:
Done everything in Managua already? Don't worry! Masaya is just 17 miles (27 kilometers) from here and is home to heaps of great activities. Masaya Old Market is a fantastic place to start discovering the culture of the region. San Sebastian Church and Maria Magdalena Church shouldn't be missed either. San Marcos is another neighboring area located just 17 miles (27 kilometers) away. Travelers come here for Masaya Volcano National Park, Hertylandia Amusement Park and the Museo Ecológico Trópico Seco.
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Located in the heart of Managua, this eco-friendly hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Galerias Santo Domingo Shopping Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of Los Robles Park and National Autonomous University of Nicaragua. Metrocentro and Japones Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Situated in Managua, this spa hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Multicentro Las Americas Shopping Center, Carlos Roberto Huembes Market, and National Palace. Trabajador Nicaraguense Monument and Plaza de la Revolucion are also within 9 mi (15 km).
Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Multicentro Las Americas Shopping Center, Carlos Roberto Huembes Market, and Managua Cultural Center. Trabajador Nicaraguense Monument and Plaza de la Revolucion are also within 6 mi (10 km).
This Montelimar property is on the beach, 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Montelimar Beach, and within 9 mi (15 km) of Quisala Beach and Eco-Centro del Bosque Seco Salvador Cardenal. San Rafael Church is 8.7 mi (14 km) away.
Situated in Managua, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of National Autonomous University of Nicaragua, Galerias Santo Domingo Shopping Center, and Carlos Roberto Huembes Market. Masaya Volcano National Park and Masaya Old Market are also within 20 mi (32 km).
Situated in the entertainment district, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Metrocentro, Tiscapa Lagoon, and National Autonomous University of Nicaragua. Sandino Monument and Carlos Roberto Huembes Market are also within 2 mi (3 km).
Situated in Managua, this hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Galerias Santo Domingo Shopping Center and within 3 mi (5 km) of National Autonomous University of Nicaragua and Los Robles Park. Metrocentro and Japones Park are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Situated in the historical district, this romantic hotel is steps from Parque Central and Granada Cathedral. Mi Museo Granada Collection and Mansion de Chocolate Museum are also within 5 minutes.
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