Gringos Guide To Driving Mexico, Central America & Costa Rica
  • Managua - San Juan del Sur
    Nicaragua

    Managua – San Juan del Sur

    DRIVING TIME: 3 hoursKILOMETERS: 141MILES: 88HWY: CA 1—CA 2 When entering Managua, stay on the straight-away and follow the signs to Central. About 10 minutes after entering the city, you will see a sign that reads Jinotepe CA 2. Steer left. This is the road you want. Follow this road until you meet a traffic circle. Follow the traffic circle around and exit UNI-UNAN. There is a large sign on the right. This road will eventually lead out of town and onto the road for Penas Blancas and San Juan del Sur. Note that the Interamerican Hwy changes from CA 1 to CA 2 until the border with Costa Rica.…