Nicaragua: restrictions and entry requirements 2023

Nicaragua: country`s borders status

Borders are open with restrictions.

Entry conditions for citizens and tourists

Arriving passengers (include those in transit) must have a negative RT-PCR COVID-19 test result taken no more than 72 hours before arrival.

Vaccines accepted are Abdala, AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), COVIran Barekat, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm (BIBP), Soberana 02, Sputnik Light and Sputnik V. A combination of vaccines is accepted.

National holidays in Nicaragua in 2023

Public holidays and festivals in Nicaragua in 2023. Non-working days:

  • January 1, Sunday: New Year (Año Nuevo)
  • April 6, Thursday: Maundy Thursday (Jueves Santo)
  • March 7, Friday: Good Friday (Buen viernes)
  • March 1, Monday: Labour Day (día del Trabajo)
  • July 19, Wednesday: Liberation Day (día de la liberación)
  • September 14, Thursday: Battle of San Jacinto (Batalla de San Jacinto)
  • September 15, Friday: Independence Day (Día de la Independencia)
  • December 8, Friday: Immaculate Conception (Inmaculada Concepción)
  • December 25, Monday: Christmas (Navidad)

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