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Estero Padre Ramos Nature Reserve

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Fabulous tour of the Padre Ramos Estuary

My husband and I truly enjoyed our tour of the Padre Ramos Estuary by canoe, a highlight of our... read more

Reviewed February 10, 2016
Courtenay, Canada
Excellent Beach - Beware of Riptide!

We took a group of college students here - fabulous beach - wonderful location but you really do... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2016
Oneonta, New York
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Feb 10, 2016
“Fabulous tour of the Padre Ramos Estuary”
Jan 10, 2016
“Excellent Beach - Beware of Riptide!”
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Reviewed February 10, 2016

My husband and I truly enjoyed our tour of the Padre Ramos Estuary by canoe, a highlight of our trip in Nicaragua and of our stay in Jiquilillo. Our tou, arranged by Rancho Esperanza, included our English speaking tour guide, David, who was very informative...More

Thank JodyP662
Reviewed January 10, 2016

We took a group of college students here - fabulous beach - wonderful location but you really do have to be careful with the rip tide...we had a close call with one student.

Thank RLAMyers
Reviewed December 30, 2015

We arranged the boat trip via Rancho Tranquilo. The son and daughter-in-law of the cook rowed us through mangrove forest and then we climbed a small hill barefoot ! We saw a few birds and the view up the hill is nice. It certainly is...More

Thank Feaelwen
Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

We arranged the boat trip via Rancho Tranquilo for 10$ per person (3 travellers). Nice trip through mangrove forest, then you climb a small hill for views. The guides asked us if we agreed to put the motor since the current was very strong. We...More

1  Thank siel
Reviewed December 29, 2014

an amazing place to visit off the usual tourist track in Nicaragua. The beach is virtually deserted and the kayak trip into the mangrove reserved was stunning and its easy to get to by bus from Chinandenga A word of warning. I am a very...More

2  Thank John Paul R
Reviewed February 8, 2014

You should go on the kayak trip there. To explore the mangroves , plus walk up on the hill for the view.

2  Thank Michael S
Reviewed February 8, 2013

This is a quiet area at the very end of the road. Few gringos. There is a reserve visitor center on main road in middle of village. A guy working there showed me around the village a bit, then arranged a 3 hour panga boat...More

1  Thank Gregory S
Reviewed May 8, 2012

Went on a sea kayak expedition with David as a guide. Very knowledgeable and helpful. $30US per person was a bit high, but there were only two of us and the price would have been lower with more people.

Thank deslauj
Reviewed May 1, 2012

Lovely calm waters to swim in, lots of biodiversity, good little 'comedors' to eat fresh fish and chat with the locals I stayed in Jiquillio and walked along the beach (5kms) to visit Padre Ramos. Made for a good relaxing day trip, enojyable and well...More

1  Thank Simon_M_Walters
Reviewed March 27, 2012

Deserted beach, great for surfing, walking, swimming and relaxing. One of the best beaches on our trip.

1  Thank jerry w
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