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Punta Jesus Maria

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Reviewed 3 January 2019

The beach of Punta Jesus Maria offers the best sunset on the island of Ometepe. If you turn around you will also be met by lovely views of the volcano in which we also had the full moon in the field of view. Quite a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
4  Thank WilliamThomas
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

The trip from Altagracia by bike along the landing strip is amazing. Best photos with a perfect view on the volcano

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank juiianjb
Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

The most amazing and wonderful sunset in my whole life. I have seen there 3 sunsets and swum. It was sick!!! You can rent a motorcycle or take a tuk tuk or hitchhike like me to moyogalpa.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Opethowa
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Well worth the Trek Rented a Quad to-get there much cheaper than Booking a Tour. Great Photo opp of the 2 Volcano’s. Easy to find

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank RonF276
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is about a 35 minute walk from Moyogalpa and worth it. We love to go and watch the sunset with a cold beer...

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Glenn F
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

To be fair, at the time we visited the sand bar had almost completely disappeared due to rains in the previous week. Absent the fabled sand bar, the Punta Jesus Maria is merely a small beach covered with trash. Perhaps the sand bar overcomes this...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank BlueDevilOKC
Reviewed 26 February 2018

We went for sunset, it was cool, but both volcanoes were in clouds, so no great photos. They charge you to enter that beach too, and again you get nothing for that, you can just sit in one of the bars for drink. Beach seemed...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Petra_Natural_Cro
Reviewed 23 February 2018

We read about the "1 km of land jutting into the lake" and we were driving to Mayagalpa so we made a point of stopping in. It was mid-afternoon as we pulled in and just starting to rain. As we walked to the entrance some...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Brent M
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Many young people are coming to this spot to watch the sunset so it is a kind of gathering place. I regret that we as foreigner have to pay to go to the end of the cape while all the infrastructure has been paid by...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Patrice_VDD
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Punta Jesus Maria is a great place to watch the sunset while on Ometepe. That is undeniable. However, there are some things you really need to know. Many of the pictures that show a large beach were taken during a historic drought in Nicaragua. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Steve G
5 January 2018|
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Response from chinmay b | Reviewed this property |
They did seem to have a restaurant, though I did not visit it so not sure about the menu or the prices. Hope that helps! Sorry for the late response
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