At Morgan’s Rock Reserve, you will be able to go on guided hikes through the jungle, day or night, or kayak through the estuary to witness some truly extraordinary species of animals in their natural habitat. Thanks to the vastness of the property, you will have the unique opportunity to reside in true resort style luxury, in addition to the chance to explore the copiousness of “wild Nicaragua.”
On arrival, you will be met by one of our local representatives and transferred to the lodge.
You will have the unique opportunity to reside in true resort style luxury, in addition to the chance to explore the copiousness of “wild Nicaragua.” After you have settled in your bungalow, go for a walk around the Reserve, explore and learn about the native wildlife.
After a delicious breakfast, you can have a morning walk around the reserve. You will be able to see animals inhabiting the jungle reserve and estuary around Morgan’s Rock. Get amazing pictures of the howler monkeys, macaws, anteaters, sloths and white tipped dear, to name just a few, and spot birds that are typical from subtropical dry forest lands, like scarlet macaws, trogons, kingfishers, herons and egrets.
In the afternoon go on a horseback riding excursion. Let Pirata, Lucero, Chavalo, Calcetin, Califa and Rosillo lead you through the tropical dry forest around the hacienda. As you trot through virgin forest you’ll spot local inhabitants such as playful monkeys, lazy sloths and exotic tropical birds in their natural habitat. On this guided trek, you’ll emerge out of the forest unto a coastal hill that offers the ultimate overhead view of the entire property and beyond San Juan del Sur. End the tour with a brilliant ride on the hacienda’s secluded beach. Gallop across a mile long stretch of white sand, splashing through the surf for an unforgettable finale to a very special day.
Today, choose to have breakfast at the Farm. At Morgan’s Rock, most of what its serve is produced at their Hacienda and you have the unique opportunity to live, love, and learn all about it. Rise early and depart for the farm. Here you will milk cows, gather eggs, visit all the animals, and make fresh corn tortillas. You will prepare and enjoy a hearty traditional breakfast at the farm house before returning to the hotel.
You can also go turtle watching. Take this expedition to La Flor Nature Reserve (30 km South of Morgan´s Rock) when massive numbers of turtle arrive. You will learn about the 5-different species of sea turtles that nest on this beach and their life cycles. With luck, you will be able to see these amazing creatures laying eggs or their hatchlings as they take their first steps towards the open Sea. This experience is seasonal.
Today you will be transferred to San Juan del Sur airport in time for your ongoing flight.