Apoyo, Masaya

#1 of 11 in Things to do in Masaya
Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
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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  • Splashed and played in the warm water. As it was windy there were many waves, but never the less it was fun :-) Water appeared clean.  more »
  • Beautiful lake and surrounding with amazing nature. A lot of flowers, birds, monkeys, frogs. Apoyo is a good place for unnoisy environment. No sound of traffic.  more »
  • We witnessed the Volcano Masaya lightning up at the horizon March 2020 it was beautiful can't wait to go up close and personal to view it tonight and Laguna de Apoyo is a beautiful place to stay
  • wonderful place to rest!!

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