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Gulf of Fonseca
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In between the Republics of El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua the Golfo de Fosenca is formed by the Pacific Ocean. Its main attraction is the paradise breathtaking view that allows you to appreciate islands that seen in the Pacific Ocean. The heart of the site houses an imposing volcanic archipelago and the islands Meanguera, Meanguerita, Conchaguita, Punta Zacate or Zacatillo, Martín Pérez, Zacate Grande, El Tigre, Exposición, Naked Rocks, Los Farallones, among others.

The Gulf can be visited by boat, a service offered by locals where you can departure from its traditional Muelle de La Unión or Muelle Los Coquitos.

At this site, you can learn about history, like the Conchaguita Island. Here you can see the door of the church of Santa Ana de Teca, built in the 16th century by the friars under the order of San Francisco.

If fishing is your thing, in the island Zacatillo you can have a unique experience, being that its inhabitants dedicate themselves to this activity as their main source of work and income.


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