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Apoyo, Masaya

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Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
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Apoyo spreads out over a diameter of 6.6 km (4.1 mi) inside the crater of an extinct volcano, which is claimed to house the cleanest lake water in Central America. Near the resort you'll find jumping platforms, kayak and board rentals, as well as spots to eat and drink. If you opt for a hike, you'll notice the surrounding nature is dense and packed with animal and plant life, such as anteaters, common boas, iguanas, and orchids. To find out how to plan a trip to Masaya, use our trip itinerary maker.
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  • The water was beautiful, great swim. Great food and a wonderful place to visit. Monkeys in the trees, clear clear water. 
    The water was beautiful, great swim. Great food and a wonderful place to visit. Monkeys in the trees, clear clear water.  more »
  • Laguna de Apoyo is a 200m deep crater lake located a short distance from Granada on the road to Masaya. Logistically the easiest way to visit this from granada is with the $14USD tour offered by the....  more
    Laguna de Apoyo is a 200m deep crater lake located a short distance from Granada on the road to Masaya. Logistically the easiest way to visit this from granada is with the $14USD tour offered by the....  more »
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  • Amazing cauldron surrounded by a tall rim - warm water for lounging on an inner - tube great for swimming.
  • Stayed at San Simian Lodge and woke up to a beautiful sunrise on the Lagoon, sooooo beautiful

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