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Laguna de Apoyo

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Address: Carretera Masaya Km 38, La Laguna de Apoyo, Masaya, Nicaragua
Phone Number:
58470711
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USD 139.00*
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Masaya and Apoyo Lagoon Tour from Granada
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USD 64.00*
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Relaxing Day at Apoyo Lagoon
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USD 89.00*
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Day-Trip to Laguna de Apoyo from Managua

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The lake is clean, refreshing and has great views. Would recommend a day trip here with families. Not much to do here but a great place to relax.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
rdparis
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Winnipeg
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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a small lagoon located at 7 kilometers from the main road that goes from Masaya to Granada. Paved road. It is like a valley or crater, sorrounded by small mountains. There are several small food shops around the lagoon. The water temperature is ideal so it´s nice for a swim. There is no fee for entrance. This is... More 

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Winnipeg
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The lake is clean, refreshing and has great views. Would recommend a day trip here with families. Not much to do here but a great place to relax.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Loved it. You can enjoy it by visiting a hotel/lodge like we did. Or you can come for day trip. peaceful. beautiful. wonderful swim.

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Montreal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Laguna de Apoyo is a quiet place set on the riverside of a big lake. Water is clear and refreshing, this is an excellent place to relax for a couple of days although there is not much to to around.

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Good and cheap priced food. Great price for drinks, too. Great view of Laguna de Apoyo. We ate and visited the hostel - Paradiso or Paradise... I could not locate it on here for the review so did it here.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing time bathing there, unfortunately too short ! We got down from Diría mirador in the forest for a steep half hour walk, where we could also see monkeys just above us for the 1st time of our trip ! La laguna is magic, especially when the sun goes down, the light giving a special atmosphere. The water is refreshing... More 

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Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are only a few places in the country I would call a MUST (Ometepe, Somoto canyon, volcano Telica for example), and the laguna is on that list, too. It's a beautiful blue/green/emerald lake surrounded by mountains. And it's not that touristy at all. There are only a few hotels/hostels and most of the laguna isn't developed yet (on the... More 

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Bologna, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Laguna di Apoyo must be in your to do list while visiting the region. The water is crystalline and spending an afternoon there is really worth it ! If you are visiting the "pueblos blancos" you can walk down to the Laguna from the mirador of Diria. A nice and steep hike before and after enjoying your time in the... More 

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't skip this!! We stayed here for 3 nights instead of Granada and just did a day trip to Granada. We're so happy with our choice. The laguna is one of the most beautiful places we've seen.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome views of the post volcanic lake with trails.Very windy. Some tourist shopping available(good place for souvenirs) and a restaurant(didn’t eat there). Below Beach area good for kayaking and swim(see hostels in area).Trails can be quite steep

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