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Nice walk

It is really nice to walk the Malecón. Mostly earlier mornings. Be prepared with water, and don’t... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
Vancouver Island, Canada
A pretty drive

Although not grand, a drive along the Malecon is nevertheless charming and relaxing. Good views of... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Knoxville, Tennessee
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Oct 30, 2018
“Nice walk”
Jul 9, 2018
“A pretty drive”
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

It is really nice to walk the Malecón. Mostly earlier mornings. Be prepared with water, and don’t expect to find a washroom, don’t exist.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Porfphy
Reviewed 20 July 2018

They attacked us near from Malecon with a knife during the afternoon. Dont go to Granada and to Nicaragua generally, it is So dangerous we are scared.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Enynka
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Although not grand, a drive along the Malecon is nevertheless charming and relaxing. Good views of the surroundings and the local people out enjoying the sunshine.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

the malecon in granada has seen better days and is lacking in new development. it is pretty and scenic and you can tell that it was beautiful at one time. With a little effort and a relocation of some of the tourist services, this could...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank robnkim
Reviewed 19 February 2018

This is quite a walk from the centre and it is very debateable whether it is worth the walk. Certainly during weekdays, the area is largely deserted apart from groups of youths loitering around and incessant questioning from boat owners trying to persuade you to...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank T-SGlobetrotters
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We spent four days at the Malecon location, and walked many times a day on the Malecon. While the lake and the view are lovely, the garbage everywhere is most disturbing. Both side of the road is full ovf all kind of garbage. Near the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank mike g
Reviewed 17 April 2017

After walking from uptown Granada all the way down the street to the lake, the malecon is a nice place to stop at the wall and just enjoy the breeze coming off the lake. Not much to do really, but the view is nice.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Steve G
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Granada's malecon is a pleasant walk away from the busy center. Often there is a breeze. Though there are high palm trees there is not a lot of shade, so bring an umbrella or some protection against the unrelenting sun. The view over the lake...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Robert937
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The lake, Cocibolpa, about 524 square feet of fresh water, largest body in Central America and second in the America’s, next only to Lake Titicaca in Bolivia and Peru. The island has 365 islets that were spewed there during the eruption of Mombacho. The boardwalk...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Indiana_Jonesse
Reviewed 27 December 2016

A lovely way to view the Malecon is via one of the many horse drawn carriages that you can rent in the town. One hour should cost no more than $20USD and you can get them to take you all along the Malecon. Very cool...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Deborah H
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