Nicaragua Surfing: San Juan del Sur is the surf capital of Nicaragua. But the real surf spots are north and south of there.
Surfing is what put Nicaragua on the map for a lot of foreigners. It still draws thousands each year to its fantastic waves, offshore winds, and pristine beaches. San Juan del Sur is home to many well-known breaks, offering waves for everyone, from beginner to pro. As any surfer will tell you, surfing is not only fun but also a fantastic workout.