Playa Las Penitas, Leon

3.9
#1 of 10 in Beaches in Nicaragua
Relax at Playa Las Penitas, a tiny fishing village and beach on Nicaragua's west coast. Lounge on the clean, tawny sand, relatively untouched by development. Get fishing tips from the locals, have a relaxing picnic on the tranquil shore, or take a trip to the nearby nature reserve. The waves are perfect for learning to surf, and the beach is lined with small bars where you can linger over a refreshing drink. Plan to see Playa Las Penitas and other attractions that appeal to you using our Leon road trip planning tool .
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  • Very beautiful beaches, excellent location, surrounded by very good local. Ideal to spend a day with friends by way of distraction.
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  • Las penitas is worth a visit at any minute from León, sunset, surfing, fishing, good atmosphere.
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  • Beautiful beach, great sunset! There are various shuttles from Leon what you stay at Leon even more pleasant. Beware of the waves these are strong. But gorgeous!
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