Apoyo, La Laguna de Apoyo

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Apoyo spreads out over a diameter of 6.6 km (4.1 mi) inside the crater of an extinct volcano, which is claimed to house the cleanest lake water in Central America. Near the resort you'll find jumping platforms, kayak and board rentals, as well as spots to eat and drink. If you opt for a hike, you'll notice the surrounding nature is dense and packed with animal and plant life, such as anteaters, common boas, iguanas, and orchids. You can plan Masaya trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.
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  • As explained me the Apoyo Lake is the crater of a volcano of water. They have a crafts market that has very good prices and a variety of restaurants serving typical very rich. I recommend it for lunch or go a day later because of night not shown equal from the mirador de Catarina. If you go at night you can get off at vehicle there is a turn-off and many hotels and restaurants at the level of the lagoon where you can see the Moon and is spectacular.
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  • Wonderful place to get some sun & enjoy the view. One can swim,eat,drink, and kayak(charge included w/consumption)& lets not forget the beautiful view  more »
  • We drove from Granada to Apoyo taking in local culture of a pilgrimage with straw wagons, quite delightful. From Katerina which overlooks the lake giving a string cool breeze which is welcome after 38...  more »
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