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Age requirements to rent a car in Nicaragua

Most car rental agents allow you to rent a car when you are 21, however a young drivers fees will be applicable up to 24 years and normally with 21 years you can only rent mini to compact categories. Maximum age to rent a car is 75 years but this depends on car rental agent. We advise you, to check the detailed terms and conditions of each car rental agent. 

Drive your rental car in Nicaragua

Driving around in the city of Nicaragua with a rental car can be a hassle but not impossible. Its a good way to move around but we advise to have a look at the local traffic rules as they may vary with what you are used to. Take in mind that in rush hour traffic can be pretty dense and it can take longer before you reach your destination.

Where to go with my rental car

When renting a car, you are free to drive wherever you want as long as you keep to the local traffic rules which can be different that you are used to. Always keep to the maximum speed limit and be a responsible driver. Watch out if you want to cross the border into another country as there might be restrictions and/or extra fee's to be paid. If you want to take the car on a ferry, please always check with the local car rental agent if this is allowed as not all car rental companies allow it or extra fees might be applicable.

My flight arrives at midnight. Are there still car rental agents open then?

For most locations it is possible to take a rental car out of office hours. When making a booking you can select the pick up time. If the pick up time is after opening hours, please check if there is an out of hours fee applicable. This fee must be paid on arrival directly to the car rental company. You can find the information in the detailed terms and conditions.

Terms and conditions works with many large and small car rental agencies, each car rental company has their own terms and conditions. We recommend you to always read and check carefully the detailed terms before you book you car rental. Our call center is 7 days available by phone or chat if you have any doubts regarding the terms, we are happy to assist you.

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Nicaragua’s Dynamic Aspects of Tourism

The largest country in Central American isthmus is the Republic of Nicaragua. It has three major zones of the pacific lowlands, central highlands and the Caribbean lowlands. Its landscape includes two large fresh water lakes; the Lake Managua and Lake Nicaragua. It also has volcanoes, a rift valley and a rich ecosystem. Owing to its abundance in natural resources, the country has a developed tourism industry. Every year, it experiences growth in its tourism. Most of its tourists are from America, Europe and Latin America.

Go wild with jungle tastes

While touring the wilderness, ensure you grab a taste of the Nicaragua cuisine. You will find joints and restaurants serving scrumptious corn, vegetables, rice, and meat dishes. Sample some varieties of coconut dishes and corn drinks like the chichi. Any visitor should have a taste of the national dish-the Gala Pinto.

Adventure lovers will go wild with the unique favors of game meat. If you have not had a taste of meat of various animals such as iguanas, guinea pigs, and turtle eggs, Nicaragua’s expeditions will give you a taste. Healthy conscious people won’t get enough of Nicaragua’s’ fruits and vegetable. Coconuts, papaya, tamarind, avocado, juicy mangoes, bananas, and yuca are some of healthy tastes. Different restaurants serve traditional dishes with spices like pepper, oregano, cilantro and achiote.

Ecotourism and agri-tourism

Nicaragua has natural beauty from its ecosystem as well. Its lakes are ideal environment for fishing, camping, lake views, photography and outdoor group activities. It has most of Central American Volcanic Arc. Within its valleys, you will locate Natural Reserves. Lake Nicaragua is a fresh water lake and has the Nicaraguan sharks. The fertile soils of Nicaragua encourage commercial agriculture. This has been the center of agro tourism as farmers and organizations sponsor tours to Nicaragua. Such visitors want to learn about the modern agricultural efforts in the country.

Urban Tourism

Nicaragua has amazing sites across its major towns. These include Managua, Leon, Tipitapa, Chinandega, Granada, Juigalpa, Estelí, and Masaya.

A visit to Nicaragua’s cities

If you are a cultural tourist, you will find amazing archeological and historical locations in Managua and Leon. Managua is the most populous city with metropolitan facilities. Archeological sites are numerous in Granada and Leon. Northern towns have ideal spots for agritourists.

Nicaragua’s diverse culture demonstrates how the Spanish influence communities in Nicaragua. You will find a blend of cultural backgrounds from the Caribbean, Maya groups, Amerindian, and European influences. These form the Nicaragua culture. Throughout the year you will find dance events, festivals and music by local communities. If you are a business traveler, visits San Juan del Sur for top notch rental units built along the beautiful beach landscape. Private tourists arriving by boat, connect to the city via its natural bay.

Car hire in Nicaragua

Urban tourists understand that Nicaragua is the poorest in the region and second poor in the Hemisphere. This makes it a perfect destination for slum tourism by researchers, humanitarian organizations and governments. To get around such sites, tourists in a group need car hire services for convenience purposes. There are numerous car rental agencies in the cities hence you can get a car whenever you need. They come at affordable rates for visitors where you can also make online reservations for cheap car hire services. Car rental are undoubtedly the best way to get around Nicaragua.

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Facts about car rental in Nicaragua

  • Last month, the average car rental length in Nicaragua was 0 days.
  • The average rental car length in Nicaragua is 0 days.
  • The most booked rental car type currently in Nicaragua is cars.
  • Last year, the most booked rental car type in Nicaragua were cars.
  • How much does it cost to rent a car in Nicaragua? Last month, the average car rental price was 0 USD.
  • Last year, how much did it cost to rent a car in Nicaragua? Last year, the average car rental price was 0 USD.
  • What is the current average daily price to rent a in Nicaragua? Last month, the average rental price was NAN USD per day.
  • How much did it cost to rent a car in Nicaragua over the past 12 months? Last Year, the average rental price was NAN USD per day.
  • The car rental companies available in Nicaragua are: Alamo, National, Enterprise.

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