• You are here:
  • Home »

Nicaragua Beaches

Without a doubt, when we talk about vacations, most people think of going to the beach, if you are one of those who loves going to the beach and enjoying a delicious meal accompanied by a delicious cocktail.

Nicaragua is the ideal country if you want to take a walk and get to know several of its beaches.

Beach Las Peñitas

If you are a surf lover this beach is one of the most recommended for its strong waves, the beach Las Peñitas is located in the department of Leon and if you dare to go out for a while from the waves a short distance away is the Nature Reserve Juan Venado Island, a natural wonder, where hundreds of crocodiles and waterfowl live together.

Nicaragua Beaches

Its settlers will welcome you in an environment with crafts and rural mixed with its numerous hotels and restaurants, a charm that is typical of this beach.

Popoyo Beach

Another ideal beach for surfing is the Popoyo beach, if you don't like crowded places this beach is ideal for you because it has a quieter environment, white sand and of course waves of different sizes.

Nicaragua Beaches


At a short distance you can find simple and comfortable hotels specially designed for the surfing community. This beautiful beach is located near Tola on the Pacific coast of the country.

San Juan del Sur


San Juan del Sur Beach is perhaps the best known beach in Nicaragua, with 3 kilometers of beaches surrounded by mountains, fine sands and a sea of gentle waves, ideal for swimming or water sports.

Nicaragua Beaches


San Juan del Sur is located in the department of Rivas and if you are in the capital city you will be only a couple of hours away. In this destination you will find everything: hotels of different prices, restaurants, and many activities that you will surely like to see. If you wish, we can recommend 5 activities to do if you visit Nicaragua. One of them is located in San Juan del Sur.

Playa El Coco

Near San Juan del Sur but a little further away from the hustle and bustle of the tourists this small paradise, with its white sand and calm waters is the ideal place to relax.

Nicaragua Beaches

What more can you ask for?

A quiet beach next to a tropical forest, simple and inexpensive accommodation.

Playa Hermosa

Near san juan del sur is situated beautiful beach and the truth is that the name of this beach could not be better. A surfing paradise with its constant waves.

Nicaragua Beaches



A long beach of fine sands in which on the one hand you have its beautiful crystalline waters and on the other hand in beautiful forest and rock formations.

Corn Islands

Corn islands couldn't stay without being on this list, the big island and the small island are the perfect definition of the word paradise.

Nicaragua Beaches


Here you can snorkel on coral reefs, dive to great depths or simply enjoy the sun on its sands. You can see the best beach on Corn Island if you want another little guide.

There are many activities that you can do in these beautiful islands with a beautiful attraction that undoubtedly leaves everyone who visits it in love.

Playa Maderas


This beautiful 1 kilometer long beach is located near the san juan beach in the south on the Pacific coast, is a beach with fine sand and bordered by giant rocky promontories and lush tropical vegetation.

Nicaragua Beaches

This beach has in constant and attractive waves for surf lovers and tourists, both national and foreign, visit it to practice this sport.