Where is Chinandega Located?
The city of Chinandega is located near the Pacific Ocean and at the foot of Nicaragua‘s highest volcano, the San Cristóbal. The favourable climate and fertile volcanic soils allow the cultivation of oranges, sugar cane, bananas, peanuts and cotton. From Chinandega comes the world’s highest awarded Rum “Flor de Caña”.
What Country is Chinandega in?
The landscape around Chinandega is characterized by active and extinct volcanoes and the ascent to the active volcanoes of San Cristobal and Casitas provides fascinating panoramic views over the touristically little developed area. Other tourist attractions near the city are the Padre Ramos swamp area and the Crater Lake Laguna Cosigüina.