Nicaragua is the largest country in Central America.

Central America’s largest lake is Lake Nicaragua, which provides the water supply for much of Nicaragua and is the country’s largest tourist attraction. This lake is enormous and contains the largest lake island in the world.

Nicaragua is in North America, with a population of 6.5 million people. Its capital is Managua, and their currency is Nicaraguan cordoba (NIO).The official language in Nicaragua is Spanish.

They celebrate many holidays including:

It has two world heritage sites including:

  1. León Cathedral
  2. Ruins of León Viejo

It also has two national parks including:

  1. Masaya Volcano
  2. Zapatera

Want to learn more? Check out Nicaragua’s tourism website!

Also check out the National Museum of Art and the National Historical Museum.

Fun activities to do

To download the flag and map:

  1. Click on the image
  2. Right-click and select Save Image As…

Also try making a postcard and it’s stamp! Try filling in your suitcase for the trip!