Overview San Juan del Norte

Visiting San Juan del Norte

Also known as Greytown, this city on Nicaraguan’s Caribbean coast is becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination, drawing outdoorsmen and beach bums alike from across the Americas. Anglers flock to Greytown for the excellent sportfishing, whether flyfishing the salt or hauling tarpon from the Rapids of El Castillo. Beach bums can find their own bit of paradise at Popoyo Beach, while those with a hiking bent can bury their aching feet in the dark, volcanic sands of Laguna de Apoyo after hiking to the top of Volcano Apoyo.

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Also known as Greytown, this city on Nicaraguan’s Caribbean coast is becoming an increasingly popular tourist destination, drawing outdoorsmen and beach bums alike from across the Americas. Anglers flock to Greytown for the excellent sportfishing, whether flyfishing the salt or hauling tarpon from the Rapids of El Castillo. Beach bums can find their own bit of paradise at Popoyo Beach, while those with a hiking bent can bury their aching feet in the dark, volcanic sands of Laguna de Apoyo after hiking to the top of Volcano Apoyo.

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Stories and Tips San Juan del Norte

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Towards the great fishing in Rio Indio, Nicaragua

Written by Tropic on 22 May, 2001

Not another sportfishing boat in sight and a whole world of tropical water to explore. It was an ideal situation, though very much like serious work at times. Getting to the Rio Indio was an adventure with the low water in the Rio San Juan…Read More


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