THE CORN ISLANDS IN NICARAGUA

 

The Corn Islands are two small islands -Little Corn Island and Big Corn Island- about 70 km east off the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua.

With turquoise seas, palm tree lined beaches and great fishing, diving and snorkeling.

To get to The Corn Islands is a 45 mins flight from Managua followed by a short- but often bumpy- panga ride to Little Corn Island.

Find out more about beach vacations in Nicaragua HERE

 


HOTELS ON THE CORN ISLANDS

Hotel accommodation on The Corn Islands is basic. A mix of cabinas and small scale hotels.

On Big Corn Iland Arenas is a good bet, on Little Corn Island, Casa Iguana overlooks one of the nicest beaches in The Corn Islands.

Contact hotels@nicaraguavacationpackages.com for beach hotel recommendations.


LITTLE CORN ISLAND

Watch the video below for a glimpse of one of the beautiful beaches of Little Corn Island:

BIG CORN ISLAND

Big Corn Island, as its name suggests, is the bigger of the two Corn Islands.

The island has more nighlife and facilities than Little Corn Islands but the beaches aren't as nice!

 

However on the south of Corn Island, both Long Bay and South West bay are almost deserted and beautiful!
 

 

 

CORN ISLANDS DIVING VIDEO

The diving on Little Corn is excellent with a beautiful reef with abundant fish.

Many dive operators offer morning and afternoon dives and PADI certification.

White Holes is by far one of the Corn Islands best dive sites!!

Located a short 10 minute panga ride from  Little Corn Island, White Holes is home to marine life ranging from flounders and blenies to huge eagle rays and the resident population of nurse sharks. White Holes also boasts some of the prettiest corals within a 100km radius!

Check out the video below: