Playa Las Penitas, Leon

4.3
#2 of 16 in Beaches in Nicaragua
Relax at Playa Las Penitas, a tiny fishing village and beach on Nicaragua's west coast. Lounge on the clean, tawny sand, relatively untouched by development. Get fishing tips from the locals, have a relaxing picnic on the tranquil shore, or take a trip to the nearby nature reserve. The waves are perfect for learning to surf, and the beach is lined with small bars where you can linger over a refreshing drink. Plan to see Playa Las Penitas and other attractions that appeal to you using our Leon road trip planning tool .
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4.8
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  • Loved the beach, pretty hot on your feet though.. Sunset is amazing and mano a mano hostel is a really nice place to stay  more »
  • This beach is only 20min away from León and has restaurants lined up along it where you can chill and relax. You get amazing sunsets here  more »
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  • One of the best vibes i ever felt in this town
  • Nice beach, perfect for surfers. Few restaurants by the beach. Pretty sunset.
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