|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre
|1 Summer dress in a chain store
|Gasoline (1 liter)
|Tennis court rent (1 hour on weekend)
|Mid range bottle of wine
|Water bottle (1.5 liter)
|1 min. of prepaid mobile tariff
Visiting the Central Americas is more about immersing yourself in the rich culture and history of the countries and places here. In addition, the nature and scenic views here are also a must see. One of the nations that you have to visit is Nicaragua. You can spend a few weeks here in touring the country and you should make Ciudad Sandino, a municipality in this country, part of your itinerary. This municipality is part of the Managua department and is relatively close to the nation’s capital – Managua.
How can you get into this municipality? As a foreign tourist, your main point of entry is the Managua International Airport, which is just few kilometers away from Ciudad Sandino. Hence, it will be easy to find cheap flights to Ciudad Sandino through Managua. From the airport, you can take the local bus going to Ciudad Sandino as well as hire a taxi. You can also get shuttle transportation that will take you to your hotel in Ciudad Sandino. The municipality is not that big and you can explore it by walking. Local buses and taxis are other means to get around the town. Touring Ciudad Sandino can be done in a day. There is nothing much to do here and most of the people will go to Managua.
What are the things you can do in Ciudad Sandino? Being close to Lake Nicaragua, one of the attractions here in to go to the lake and enjoy the view. There are lots of farms and shores in this town. If you will come here during the first week of December, you can enjoy the town festivities that honor San Francisco Javier. Another festival that the local people celebrate is the feast day for Santo Domingo de Abajo during August.
The city is not known for its tourist attractions, but there are good hotels in Ciudad Sandino in which you may consider to stay at instead of the hotels in Managua. Accommodations here are affordable and can range from $10 to $30 and it will fit your budget especially if you are a backpacking tourist and traveler. Take advantage of the offering from online booking sites when it comes to cheap flights to Ciudad Sandino and even travel deals.