Help Wikitravel grow by contributing to an article! Learn how.

Difference between revisions of "El Castillo"

From Wikitravel
Jump to: navigation, search
m (hard revert: don't tout + tone and you are only allowed to list one business (see also tour))
(added listing Montecristo River Lodge)
Line 25: Line 25:
  
 
==Sleep==
 
==Sleep==
 +
*<sleep name="Montecristo River Lodge" alt="" address="Frente Isla Sombrero de Cuero" directions="Boca de Sabalos, El Castillo, Rio San Juan" phone="505 8649 9012" url="www.montecristoriverlodge.com" checkin="anytime" checkout="anytime" price="$75.00" lat="per night" long="">All inclusive sitem: Room, all meals, use of horses, canoes, kayak, trails, fishing gear.</sleep>
 +
  
 
==Contact==
 
==Contact==

Revision as of 03:00, 11 October 2011

El Castillo is a city in Rio San Juan department of Nicaragua.

Contents

Understand

El Castillo de la Imaculata Concepcion, located on the San Juan river of Nicaragua, was built in the 1670's to protect Lake Nicaragua and its ports, mainly Granada and Leon. Construction began shortly after an attempt was made by the pirate Gallardito to take control of the port of Granada and all the profits gained by its trade industry.

Get in

You can get in from San Carlos at the south-east corner of the Lago Nicaragua by boat (Cordobas $75 pp = $4 US). Boats leave San Carlos at 6:30 am, 8 am, 10:30 (high season), 12:30, 2:30, 4:30

Get around

See

Do

Reading a book in the library which is right inside the castillo. Listen to the sounds of the village and the water running down the river while reading Edouardo Galleanos book Las Venas abiertas de Latinoamerica.

Buy

Eat

Drink

Sleep

  • Montecristo River Lodge, Frente Isla Sombrero de Cuero (Boca de Sabalos, El Castillo, Rio San Juan), 505 8649 9012, [1]. checkin: anytime; checkout: anytime. All inclusive sitem: Room, all meals, use of horses, canoes, kayak, trails, fishing gear. $75.00. (per night,)


Contact

Get out

This article is an outline and needs more content. It has a template, but there is not enough information present. Please plunge forward and help it grow!



Variants

Actions

Destination Docents

In other languages

other sites