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Good Daytrip

Take a boat up river, we saw some interesting birds and even two snakes. The beach is rugged but... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2018
LizaGroenewald
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Orkney, South Africa
Great to stroll!

This beach is simply great to enjoy a see breeze, stroll around or get tainted. And the best thing... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
ChristianPhilipp
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Paris, France
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11 Jul 2018
“Good Daytrip”
12 Jul 2018
“Another beautiful beach!”
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

so beautiful - it's up in the hills but worth the journey. We went with a friend who had a boat - we rowed up to the beach. Beautiful! off the beaten track and a must

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kate P
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Take a boat up river, we saw some interesting birds and even two snakes. The beach is rugged but beautiful...

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LizaGroenewald
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is a short drive from Baracoa which in itself is worth the trip with scenic views and an opportunity to experience local life. The view is stunning!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank L0z08
Reviewed 11 June 2017

This beach is simply great to enjoy a see breeze, stroll around or get tainted. And the best thing it is not so crowded, so great to relax!

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank ChristianPhilipp
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This beach is located at the end of the black sand beach and over the river mouth. Accessible only by small boat you will be approached by an "Artist" trying to befriend you saying "No Guide No Guide" "my house is near by the Playa...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank eviezorzos
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Beautiful beach. It was about 12km or so to get there from Baracoa up and down some hills, but it was worth the ride. It's best to turn off the road in Jamal.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Sachi D
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The beach is very small but has very few people and a beautiful scenery, so you can enjoy a refreshing bath after visiting the nearby caves, the mirador and/or little village

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Bernard B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This walk from the main part of Baracoa takes about an hour, depending on how much you dawdle. Be aware that the bridge that crosses the river to get to the beach was severely damaged on the October 4, 2016 by Hurricane Matthew. You'll need...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank marrwong
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Just getting their was a hoot in itself with Lindo and his purple taxi, of Russian origin, we think. Lying in a deck chair by the sparkling turquoise Atlantic ocean, sipping on passionfruit mahitos, or drinking from a freshly macheted young coconut, then plunging into...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank marygold2015
Reviewed 23 August 2016

To reach the beach you have to cross a wooden bridge, that is behind of the beach of gray sand. Really is very small, but it is peaceful. The place is very sunny, here are trees and rocks to seat. The sand is white and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank amena0321
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