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El Coyotepe Fortress, Masaya

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  • This place is definitely worth a visit. The fortress offers a fabulous view of the city and Volcano. Get a tour guide and they can take you down into the fortress/prison. The tour is a must because th...  more »
  • Fairly steep climb. But fast enough. Once the top. The view is really beautiful! Admission is charged
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  • This fortress was used as a torture chamber for political prisoners during a brutal dictatorship and America's role in recent history. You need a guide to help you understand what went on here and why...  more »

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