Aqua Nicaragua Wellness Resort

Is Nicaragua a safe place?

Nicaragua has come a long way in the last several decades since it’s revolution and is now leading the way as one of the safest Central American countries, including Costa Rica and Panama. For various political reasons, Nicaragua received negative PR in the past, however do not let this daunt your perception of the beautifully diverse and culturally rich place Nicaragua is. Nicaragua is a developing nation, one of the poorest in the Western hemisphere, but is still remarkably safe, and crime rates are low. Tourists should use normal, common sense when travelling in the country. Keep copies of your passport in a safe location. There is no need to carry a lot of cash. There are not many violent crimes reported in the country, but petty theft does occasionally occur in more touristy spots (San Juan Del Sur, some part of Granada