San Juan del Sur Beach, San Juan del Sur

2.6
#2 of 10 in Beaches in Nicaragua
Lounge on the soft brown sands of San Juan del Sur Beach, a crescent-shaped beach in the port town of San Juan del Sur. Swim in the calm blue waters, sunbathe, or take a boat ride and explore the surrounding area. The beach offers a range of recreational activities, such as fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling, and if the wind is right, surfing. Take a relaxing walk on the beach, a popular spot for sunset watching, and enjoy the laid back atmosphere of the small fishing town. Make San Juan del Sur Beach a centerpiece of your San Juan del Sur vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our San Juan del Sur online trip itinerary maker .
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  • And a pretty good scenario, there's a lake that leads to this beach. There are bars too! There are boats in the beach, however it seems that it is clean.
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  • We stayed at the south end of the beach across the street so access was great. Clean and busy but not over crowded, even during holy week. It's a bay so mellow waves make it easy with children. Beauti...  more »
  • Unfortunatley the beach was hit by a hard storm shortly before we saw it (Oct 2017) and there was lots of garbage and debris all over. I personally wouldn't sunbathe there as the sand isn't the greate...  more »

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