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What a great experience, to be able to swim with so many fish and so close too, I just hope the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom

Our scuba/snorkeling instructors we terrific! The experience was exhilarating & beautiful! You will... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Deborah L
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If you travel to Cuba and visit Varadero, the best option we recommend you is snorkel or dive in Beach Coral, we have a group of highly experienced professionals every year we serve more than 2000 clients who had never done the activity. We wait for you on your vacation, you will not regret it I assure you. Snorkeling at Coral Beach or Coral Beach: The snorkeling at Coral Beach or Playa Coral is from the edge of the beach, where there have a depth of less than 1 meter, for beginners we impacted an initiation class where they are taught how to swim and the basics of the equipment . Beginners and inexperienced will have a life jacket, with this all the time they will be on the surface. You will swim approximately 80 meters from the edge until you are on the coral barrier. This activity is from about 45 minutes to 1 hour. Where you can feed the fish with your own hands and even touch them. This excursion if you want this split in 2 Parts. The second part is the Saturn Cave. Saturn Cave: It is a natural swimming pool where fresh water and salt water flows, with formations of stalactites and stalagmites. There is a lake and two galleries where you can find blind shrimp and fish. It has parts where its depth is of 1 meter to 2 meters, as also it has 22 meters of depth in its deepest part but it is so crystalline the water that can be seen to the bottom. You can only do the snorkeling activity as it is very small and deep which is not ideal for diving.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| KM 15 Carbonera, Varadero, Cuba
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great experience, to be able to swim with so many fish and so close too, I just hope the coral does not get damaged by the anchors.

Thank christoferson
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Our scuba/snorkeling instructors we terrific! The experience was exhilarating & beautiful! You will want to bring an underwater camera & pet the fish.

1  Thank Deborah L
Reviewed 9 September 2017

we went snorkeling at this beach and were amazed by the beautiful creatures that inhabit this place! I was amazed by the beautiful scenery, the multi-colorful fishes and starfishes! It was not my firs time, but it definitely was the 1st experience of its kind...More

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We visited Coral Beach during our Jeep Adventure excursion with Cubatur. I was a bit disappointed that my goggles were broken, and I constantly had to tighten them. They also stayed a little foggy. If you can, go in a small group. It was very...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Went here as part of a tour of the area and arrived first thing in the morning, we were the first group of the day so uncrowded, really recommend you make the effort to go early as it was getting very busy and crowded by...More

Thank earthtravelller
Reviewed 21 August 2017

If you enjoy swimming and the underwater world, then I would definitely recommend this snorkeling experience. My only ask from this is that the instructors provide more hands on experience prior to going into the water. The instructors did not really give too much in...More

Thank simpal25
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I visited this place with an organized tour led by a Argentina gentleman. We were in the water for an hour and there many many big fish. It was quite an experience.

Thank jay2kilo
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We took the Snorkeling/Saturn Cave tour from our hotel. The tour picked us up at our hotel and provided masks/snorkels/fins and mandatory jackets. One guide swam in front of the group and the second guide swam behind the group. We were free to then swim...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had a half day tour which includes snorkelling in Coral Beach and swimming in Cavo Saturno. Both was great. I wish we had more time to stay in the Coral beach more. I've never seen that many sardines ( not in a tin )...More

Thank ilke u
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We rode out on scooters we hired in varedero. About an hour but well worth it to taste a bit of the real Cuba. The location when using get there is sparse but the sea more than makes up for it.. Beautiful fish and sharp...More

1  Thank john m
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24 August 2017|
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Response from RandHVacations | Reviewed this property |
Hi M7793JAlaurad, We went a couple years ago and found an excursion for $15. This included the snorkelling gear and transportation from our hotel to the beach. Hope that helps
19 May 2017|
Response from Adriel C | Property representative |
Hello You can Book to underwatercuba @ gmail . com The price is $36 x Pax snorkeling tour and $70 Diving tour. Included pick up and back to you hotel in Varadero, equipments, instructor. The snorkeling at Beach Coral and... More
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