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El Coyotepe Fortress, Masaya

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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3.1/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web
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  • 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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  • The fortress is a place interezante that was used as a fortress in their beginnings that then is developed in a prison where them prisoners were tortured of different ways and offer a tour interesting by them tunnels where were located them cells and quarters of torture. At the height of the tower you can see a beautiful view of the lagoon in Masaya and the volcano.
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