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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  • August 12, 2017
    I have gone many times in different ways. I really enjoyed the trail horse, is of intermediate difficulty level but the entire natural environment, enjoy much to then relax in the waters of Laguna de Apoyo. Quite an experience! A quiet place with an impressive landscape. It is always important to be careful and keep the precautions, since it is a crater lake.
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  • August 9, 2017
    This lake is just beautiful. Warm water to swim in and just a great way to spend a day as a day trip from Granada. We loved it.  more »
  • August 6, 2017
    Stayed at a retreat on the lake to get away from the hustle and bustle of Grenada. Tranquil lake with really clear water and a constant 30 degree temperature! Lovely to relax in, although not much els...  more »

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