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Playa Las Penitas, Leon

Categories: Beaches, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
3.9/5 based on 320+ reviews on the web
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. By using our Leon trip itinerary planner, you can arrange your visit to Playa Las Penitas and other attractions in Leon.
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  • We ran literally to be able to capture the beauty of the sunsets on the Pacific with ur camera and really worth it. You need vivitar these beaches when you travel to Leon. Its soft sand and the sound of the sea are inviting.
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  • The "Peñitas", a beach near Poneloya, 15 minutes from the city of Leon, is not a site of big hotels, but if a beautiful runner Juan Venado Island, nature reserve Center to which you should visit. Also near some restaurants; large and small (above all) that will give us the opportunity to a rich and varied diet of local seafood.
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  • I took a day trip from Leon - there's heaps of buses, one an hour from the fruit market about 13 blocks west of the square. Bus takes about 40 minutes and costs 13 cordobas. It goes first to Poneloya ...  read more »
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