Laguna de Apoyo, La Laguna de Apoyo

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Laguna de 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. To visit Laguna de Apoyo and get the most from your holiday in Masaya, create itinerary details personal to you using our Masaya vacation builder.
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  • Beautiful lake and even better for swimming in. Once you get past a few initial rocks, the bottom is sandy as anything and incredibly warm... I ended up spending hours here and loved it. Bare in mind,...  more »
  • We believe that his charm was a few years ago. However, it is a cute, cool place, inside what is Nicaragua. Gentle, a so hard to get where staying at reasonable prices. And distances with respect to the other cities are a bit long.
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  • This lagoon is incredible, water is not sweet, and is extremely cold, sticky windy, and it is very deep, you must be careful with the swell that occurs, you can kayak
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