San Juan del Sur Beach, San Juan del Sur

3.7
Beach · Nature / Park
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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  • Spent the day cleaning this very dirty beach with some other volunteers, I would not walk barefoot here or swim in the water. Very sad towns that make their money from being on the sea completely...  more »
  • A peaceful stretch of beach on the Pacific coast. Nearby shops and food stands with Nicaraguan crafts and designs. Quiet and enjoyable time. Further into town there are bars, restaurants and shops...  more »
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  • beautifull beach
  • Beautiful location. Will definitely return!

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