Help us improve - answer a few short questions about your travels!


  • MasksNot required
  • COVID TestPCR required to enter
  • RestaurantsOpen
  • QuarantineIn some cases
  • Public TransportationOperating
Updated: August 16, 2021
Reviewed: October 22, 2021
Book a Trip

TripsGuard is getting information from hundreds of different sources – our information might not be 100% accurate and you should always do further checks before making plans.


Nicaragua is open for most countries, with limited flights available, and has no restrictions in place domestically.

Can I travel to Nicaragua?

  • Nicaragua's borders are open for travel, however flights are significantly reduced or not available.
  • Nonresident foreigners showing symptoms of the disease will not be permitted to enter.

Do I need to go into quarantine when arriving to Nicaragua?

Citizens and legal residents who show symptoms are required to self-quarantine. Foreigners that are showing symptoms will not be allowed to enter.

Are COVID-19 tests required to travel to Nicaragua?

All arrivals to Nicaragua must present a negative PCR test, no older than 72 hours.

Arrivals from Africa, Asia and Oceania may present a test no older than 96 hours.

Is public transportation open in Nicaragua?

Public transportation in Nicaragua is operating as usual.

Are the restaurants and bars open in Nicaragua?

Restaurants and bars in Nicaragua are open.

Are businesses and attractions open in Nicaragua?

Businesses and attractions in Nicaragua are open as usual.

Do I need to wear a face mask in Nicaragua?

Wearing face masks is not required in Nicaragua.


Book a Trip