Surf break El Palmarcito
This beach offers excellent surfing and body surfing conditions. The surf is less consistence than other spots, is a great place for beginners and intermediate surfers, the best waves are in low tide with medium size swell, from 4 to 6 feets waves. when other spots are bigger for beginners this could be a good option, because is less exposed the waves is smaller most of the time. When the right swell hit to this spot the wave can get similar than Las Flores pointbreak at the east.
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Playa El Tunco is located in La Libertad department right in the middle of the country, located just 30 kms from the capital city and also the same distance from the international airport, Playa El Tunco is probably the most visited beach town in the country.
Playa El Palmarcito
There are small businesses where you can have fresh seafood. If driving there is guarded parking and there is a private club that offers: restaurant area, accommodation, swimming pools for adults and children with slides, among other attractions.
If dining in El Palmarcito the best option is seafood prepared by locals at prices that range from $ 2.50 onwards, there are also small shops (tienditas) that offer everything from soft drinks, sweets and basic groceries at a low cost.
Visitors can camp at this beach (carry your own equipment), there are hostels in the area at affordable prices.
Accommodation in this spot