Jiquilillo is located on the North Pacific coast of Nicaragua, approximately 29 km west of Chinandega. It is an authentic, idyllic village, a place as beautiful as fragile. The only economic activity is fishing.


Regular buses run daily from 6 am to 4.30 pm from El Mercadito in Chinandega to Jiquilillo, and Chinandega can easily be reached by bus from the Managua bus terminal Israel.