Information about Nicaragua
Population: 6.1 millon (est. 2013)
Capital: Managua 2,132,421 inhab. (2012)
Official Languages: spanish
The flag carrier of Nicaragua is Grupo Taca (TA).
Main cities: Managua, San Juan del Sur, Rivas, Granada, San Carlos, Puerto Cabezas.
According to your nationality, before planning your trip, please check with the embassy or consulate of Nicaragua in your country of residence, if you need Visa in order to enter the country. Make sure to have the health insurance required and the valid passport, as well.
In addition to passport and visa, if you plan to travel to Nicaragua, whether for business or pleasure, we suggest to review the following information: International Airports - Airport Safety Rules - baggage allowance, size and weight restrictions - Most visited cities - Driving in Nicaragua - Electricity - Time Zone - Business hours - National Holidays - Weights and Measures - Rules of Etiquette and Commercial Practices
Time Zone: (GMT-6)
Vaccination data up to july 2012:
- Obligatory vaccines: Yellow fever if coming from an endemic country
- Recommended vaccines: Tetanus-diphtheria, MMR vaccine, Hepatitis A