El Coyotepe Fortress, Masaya

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  • It is questionableness of old prison. Flashlight in hand in a dark building guided a you can visit. Those of you who like this could be fun. There are those who come for that purpose. Not a family-oriented attractions. Enjoy views of Masaya city outside just inside the building as well.
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  • We arrived just before they closed the gates and just in time to watch the sun set. Amazing view. Didn't have the chance to tour the place because they were closing.  more »
  • this fortress was used as a jail up until quite recently. there are local kids there who will take you for a tour and tell you the history of the place, well worth the couple of bucks the kid charges,...  more »
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