CULTURAL LEANINGS

Nekupe’s art classes showcase Nicaragua’s love of craft into guests’ overall experiences during their stays. Teachers from local villages known for their unique crafts will share their knowledge and leaving guests feeling more inspired than ever.

PAINTING

Give yourself over to the power of creative expression, and bring a memento of your Nekupe visit home with you.

COOKING

Take home a taste of Nekupe by learning native Nicaraguan recipes, taught to you by our Nekupe’s very own chefs and featuring ingredients found on our property and in nearby villages and farms. From mixing up local cocktails to crafting an entire dinner, this is truly a delectable experience.

FOLKLORE

Folklore is an art form intrinsic to Nicaraguan culture. Discover the vibrant music and dance offerings associated with this tradition and give you over to the power of self-expression. You feel the rhythm in your body and soul…we will do the rest!

MARIMBA

The Marimba is an instrument played at nearly every Nicaraguan special event, and songs featuring this instrument have endured the influence of modern music. These Classes welcome you in to a part of culture that is unforgettable and you definitely don’t want to miss.

RUM AND CIGAR TASTING

Nekupe offers guests a taste of Nicaragua’s internationally renowned, high-quality rum and cigars. A rum expert will lead tastings of the amazing Flor de Caña rum and all the exclusive presentations of the Centenary collection, including 12-, 18- and 25-year-old rums. As a perfect complement, a sommelier from the city of Estelí, the most important cigar producing area, will showcase the best Nicaraguan handmade cigars, including Padron, Oliva, Joya de Nicaragua and Plasencia.