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Close to one of the most important turtle nesting sites in Central America, the village of San Juan del Sur is located in a beautiful bay and is an ideal base to explore some of the country’s finest beaches. The village itself has a good range of restaurants and hotels. Nearby, Playa El Coco and La Flor Natural Reserve are two important beaches where huge numbers of the ‘Olive Ridley’ sea turtles arrive between July and December. To the south Playa Marsella, Madera, Popoyo and El Gigante are other outstanding bays where you can experience the relaxing atmosphere of the Pacific Ocean.