Las Salinas is home to Popoyo, arguably one of the best surf breaks in Nicaragua.
Located on a small headland in Las Salinas, Magnific Rock overlooks both Popoyo and Playa Santana.
Thanks to Lake Nicaragua, the wind in this area blow predominantly offshore year-round.
Combined with good exposure to south swells and warm water, it’s no wonder why it’s become such a favorite surf zone.
One of the last frontiers in Central American surf exploration, Nicaragua is widely regarded for its offshore winds and perfectly groomed beach breaks, but it’s also still holding plenty of surprises for the surf traveler willing to get lost down a dirt road.