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El Coyotepe Fortress, Masaya
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El Coyotepe Fortress is located in Masaya. Take a look at our Masaya itinerary planner to schedule your visit to El Coyotepe Fortress and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Entry a bit expensive for the State of the fortress, count 60 c $/ pers access from the main road is a bit tiring under the Sun, think about water, about 20 minutes. At the top, possibility to buy drinks in the custody of the fortress.
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  • The fortress is worth visiting and was an important site both in the struggle against American occupation and as a prison and torture chamber during the Somoza years. The dungeons and torture chambers...  more »
  • At first glance, its just an old fortress. But once you're inside (take a guide) you learn about its history and get the real sense of what it had to be like in there for political prisoners. The view...  more »