kayaking the istian, looking at Maderas, Ometepe (Lake Cocibolca)
kayaking on Ometepe, Caballito del Mar, Istian river, Lake Nicaragua

See the island in a way like no other

Embark on a guided 3-hour kayaking tour at Caballito de Mar in Mérida, journeying on the calm lake up to the Istiam River.

Take a private guide to point out various species of birds, turtles, monkeys, and explain a little about the area.


Rentals and guided tours available

They also offer kayak rentals and features a restaurant and tranquil, sandy beach area.

A truly magical experience, through the wetlands of Santa Cruz. Chance to spot caiman, turtles, bats and a whole host of birdlife.

Double kayaks, kayak the istian, Volcano Views, Lake Cocibolca
bi-lingual guides kayaking the istian, Ometepe

kayaking prices

Rentals for $5p/h or $15p/day

Group specials (3+),

Motor boat available to tug out those who wish to skip straight to the river mouth.

Bilingual kayak guides

Guided tours available at $25 per person Local, friendly and informative people.

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