I want to travel to Nicaragua from India and I have a valid Schengen visa.
Will they give me an on arrival visa via hotel booking?
According to TIMATIC (courtesy KLM):
/ 06NOV16 / 1235 UTC
National India (IN) /Embarkation India (IN) Destination Nicaragua (NI)
Passport required. - Passports and other documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 6 months from the arrival date. Passport Exemptions:
- Passengers with a machine-readable (ICAO 9303 compliant) temporary passport.
Visa required, except for Holders of normal passports issued to nationals of India can obtain a visa on arrival for a max. stay of 30 days. Fee: USD 50.-: - applicable to holders of a valid visa issued by Canada, the USA or a Schengen Member.
- All visitors are required to obtain a Tourist Card on arrival. Fee: USD 10.-:
Visitors are required to hold proof of sufficient funds to cover their stay and documents required for their next destination.
-exempt are unaccompanied minors.
Extension possible. Fee: USD 2.- per day of stay.
Visitors not holding return/onward tickets could be refused entry.
So yes, you may obtain a visa on arrival.