Recreation

PLAYA CHACOCENTE:

Playa Chacocente is where the Paslama and Carey turtles choose to lay their eggs every year. During the period of their arrival, you can see hundred of turtles on the beach, like giant rocks moving. Simply amazing!!(18 Km from El Toro)

 

THE HOT WATER SPRINGS OF LAS SALINAS

Hot and sulfurous water of volcanic origin rises from the spring of Las Salinas. Adapted to the needs of the town, those springs offer perfect way for locals to wash their clothes in hot water! At night, it’s a great place for a hot water dip under the stars!!(4 Km)

 

 

EL ASTILLERO

A fishing village located in one of the most beautiful bays of the coast. You can watch the fishermen working and get freshly caught fish and seafood, almost alive!

 

 

NATURAL TIDE POOLS

Full of little fish, shells and colored stones. Perfect for exploring with snorkeling gear.(20 minutes walking along the beach from Hotel Popoyo)

 

 

RIVER AND MANGLARS

Enjoy the great natural scenery provided by these aquatic plants, which are under threat of extinction.

 

 

LA BOCANA

By the river mouth of Popoyo. Local center of Playa Guasacate, bars and restaurants with Nicaraguan flavor!!(1 Km)

 

 

HORSE BACK RIDING

Experience the best way to see Nicaragua by taking a horseback ride along the gorgeous beaches and stunning hills of Popoyo. We offer both morning and sunset rides, just inquire at the front desk for rates and availability.

 

OTHER POSSIBLE EXCURSIONS