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El Coyotepe Fortress, Masaya
(3.1/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
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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  • 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 »
  • This place is little popular with tourists. Yet it is a responsible history site. Heroic events of resistance against the occupying American and dramatic when the Citadel became prison and torture site. From the top of the "walls" ' beautiful view of the volcano and the lagoon in Masaya, but also on the city.
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  • A fortress prison that the greater part of it is located low land and where during much time were all them contrary to the regime dictatorial prevailing in Nicaragua during many years.
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