Mausoleo de los Héroes y Mártires
A monument to the local heroes, the eternal flame of the Mausoleum of Heroes & Martyrs rests within a small plaza just north of the...
Catedral de León
Officially known as the Basílica de la Asunción, León’s cathedral is the largest in Central America, its expansive design famously (and...
Iglesia de La Merced
Home to León’s patron saint, La Virgen de La Merced, this is considered the city’s second-most-important church. After Volcán Momotombo...
In the unsigned orange building in front of the basketball court, this is your classic Latin disco – plenty of rum, reggaetón and...
With a grand, high-ceilinged dining room kept cool by a battalion of ceiling fans, this is one of León’s most atmospheric eating spots....
Calle Central Rubén Darío, frente Parque Central · interesting places nearby
El Sesteo information
You can’t beat the location of this landmark cafe, positioned right on the plaza with spectacular people-watching and views of the cathedral. The food is hit-or-miss, but you can't go wrong with a fresh fruit smoothie, a cappuccino or a cold beer.