Diving & Snorkeling



  • Playa Popoyo Friendly beach village and huge, hollow breaks.
  • Playa Aserradores One world-class wave, beach breaks and a cluster of all-inclusive surf retreats.
  • El Tránsito Excellent beach breaks, powerful swells and several great surf camps.
  • Las Peñitas Small, regular waves, perfect for beginners, and oodles of beach hostels.
  • Playa Yankee Powerful, fast point break for expert surfers only, south of San Juan del Sur.
  • Playa Maderas Home of one of the most popular beach breaks on the Pacific coast.