What Are the Physical Features of Nicaragua?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 9, 2020 9:33:34 AM ET
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Nicaragua is the largest country in all of Central America, with a total area of 81,008.2 square miles. About 74,558 square miles of the country is land. Nicaragua shares a long border with Honduras in the north and a shorter border with Costa Rica in the south. It has a coastline spanning around 565 miles along the North Pacific Ocean to its west and the Caribbean Sea to its east.