Nicaragua is the largest country in by area at 130,373 km and the least densely populated. It has coastlines on the Caribbean Sea in the East and the Pacific Ocean in the west.

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is the capital and largest city of .

is the oldest colonial city in and the all-time-rival of Leon.

is one of the oldest cities in the Americas. It was founded in 1524 on a different site and moved here in 1610.


is a region in . This is the most touristically developed part …

The is the region surrounding , the capital of .

is a region in . If all you remember about Nicaragua is grainy footage from the 1980s of mustachioed men with automatic rifles, chances are, those images come from here.

is a region in . The Caribbean coast of Nicaragua is truly one-of-a-kind.

is a region in . The of Nicaragua is made of the Chinandega Department to the north and the Leon Department to the south.

The is a region in which borders in the south to , This is largely a rural area, so the term "cities" is something of a stretch.


  • Location:  ,
  • Population:  6,000,000
  • Latitude of center:  12° 40' 58.8" (12.683°) north
  • Longitude of center:  85° 4' 40.8" (85.078°) west
  • Elevation:  130 meters (427 feet)
  • Capital: 
  • Area:  129,494 km² (49,998 miles²)
  • Languages:  Spanish and English
  • Currency:  Cordoba (NIO)
  • Phone code:  505
  • Internet domain:  .ni
  • Neighbors:  and
  • Wikidata:  Nicaragua
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Nicaragua

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Akan:  Nekaraguwa Albanian:  Nikaragua Amharic:  ኒካራጓ Arabic:  نيكاراجوا Arabic:  نيكاراغوا Armenian:  Նիկարագուա Arpitan:  Nicaragoa Azerbaijani:  Nikaraqua Bambara:  Nikaragwa Basque:  Nikaragua Belarusian:  Нікарагуа Bengali:  নিকারাগুয়া Bengali:  নিকারাগোয়া Bosnian:  Nikaragva Bulgarian:  Никарагуа Burmese:  နီကာရာဂွာ Central Khmer:  នីការ៉ាហ្គ័រ Chinese:  尼加拉瓜 Cornish:  Nikaragwa Croatian:  Nikaragva Czech:  Nikaragua
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Japanese:  ニカラグア Japanese:  ニカラグア共和国 Kannada:  ನಿಕಾರಾಗುವಾ Kashmiri:  Nikāraguvā Kikuyu:  Nikaragwa Korean:  니카라과 Kurdish:  نیکاراگوا Lao:  ນິຄາລາກົວ Latvian:  Nikaragva Lingala:  Nikaragwa Lithuanian:  Nikaragva Luba-Katanga:  Nikaragwa Macedonian:  Никарагва Macedonian:  Никараква Malagasy:  Nikaragoà Malayalam:  നിക്കാരഗ്വ Maltese:  Nikaragwa Marathi:  निकाराग्वे Nahuatl languages:  Nicanahuac Nepali:  निकारागुवा Oriya:  ନିକାରାଗୁଆ
Persian:  نیکاراگوآ Persian:  نیکاراگوئه Persian:  نیکاراگوا Polish:  Nikaragua Portuguese:  Nicarágua Pushto:  نکاراګوا Rundi:  Nikaragwa Russian:  Никарагуа Sango:  Nikaragua Sanskrit:  निकारगुवा Serbian:  Никарагва Serbo-Croatian:  Nikaragva Sinhala:  නිකරගුවාව Slovak:  Nikaragua Slovenian:  Nikaragva Somali:  Nikaraaguwa Spanish:  República de Nicaragua Swahili:  Nikaragwa Tajik:  Никарагуа Tamil:  நிகாரகுவா Telugu:  నికరాగువా
Thai:  นิการากัว Thai:  นิคารากัว Thai:  ประเทศนิการากัว Thai:  สาธารณรัฐนิการากัว Tibetan:  ནི་ཀ་ར་གུ་ཨ། Tigrinya:  ኒካራጓ Tonga:  Nikalakua Turkish:  Nikaragua Ukrainian:  Нікарагуа Ukrainian:  Нікараґуа Urdu:  نکاراگووا Vietnamese:  Ni-ca-ra-goa (Nicaragua) Vietnamese:  Ni-ca-ra-goa Volapük:  Nikaraguvän Welsh:  Nicaragwa Yoruba:  Orílẹ́ède NIkaragua Zulu:  i-Nicaragua

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