Nicaragua
Home > Central America > Nicaragua > Leon and the North West > Chinandega
Page Rating
Content Quality:

Page Importance:
Author Pick:
Close Map

Book a Hotel or Hostel

Hotels Hostels & Budget
Country

City

Check in Date

Check out Date

Number of Rooms
Adults
Children



Top Nicaragua
Contributors

Chinandega

The City of Chinandega, at an altitude of 60 meters, is perhaps Nicaragua’s hottest city, with average temperatures reaching above thirty degrees Celcius (86 degrees Fahrenheit). The city was first settled in 1796 and has since become home to some 122,000 people, thanks in great part to the surrounding flat, fertile lands. Optimal for farming and other commercial businesses, these lands currently produce a wealth of crops such as peanuts, cashews, bananas and sugar cane. Since Chinandega is the hub of agricultural productivity, many grain mills have set up shop there to process rice and other foods.

 

 

,

Other places nearby Chinandega: Las Penitas, Puerto Sandino, Potosi, Poneloya, Miramar, El Velero, Jiquilillo, El Viejo, El Transito and Corinto.







By Karina Zobolotny

Karina currently�lives in Nicaragua, where she intermingles with the local animals and wildlife, and occasionally likes to...

12 Jan 2009

Things to do in Chinandega

Santuario de Nuestra Señora Guadalupe

A charming bright blue church that is one of Chinadega’s prettiest sights, the Santuario de Nuestra Señora Guadalupe was originally built in 1855 as an offering to its namesake during a cholera ...
Historical Building
Chinandega, Nicaragua

Parroquia Santa Ana

Parroquia Santa Ana is the church which Chinandega was built around and currently can be found in the middle of town, surrounded by the local park. First constructed in the 17th century, the ...
Historical Building
Chinandega, Nicaragua

Iglesia El Calvario

Rebuilt by Bishop Monsignor Manual Ulloa y Calvo in 1874, this church was also destroyed in the earthquake of 1885 due to its weak structure of adobe. The church’s patron saint is celebrated on the ...
Historical Building
Chinandega, Nicaragua
Mapa
View Chinandega Map




South America | Central America and Mexico | Antarctica |
Advertise | Anúnciese | Jobs | Alliances | Alianzas | Terms of Use | Contact Us | About Us | Blog | Administradores |
You must register as an owner for access to these listing tools and benefits.

Notification of new reviews: receive your latest reviews by e-mail

Customized request-a-review link: encourage guests to spread the word about your property

Our owners' newsletter: stay informed about our latest tools and benefits for you

User login

Enter your username and password here in order to log into the website:

Login
 

Create a new V!VA account

Forgot Password