Top Five Beaches in Cuba 

Vardero Beach, Cuba

Vardero Beach

Vardero Beach

Varadero is a resort town in the province of Matanzas, Cuba, and one of the largest resort areas in the Caribbean. Varadero is also called Playa Azul, which means “blue beach” in Spanish. It is situated on the Hicacos Peninsula, between the Bay of Cárdenas and the Straits of Florida, some 140 km east of Havana, at the eastern end of the Via Blanca highway. About Varadero Beach, It is not as busy as some websites claim it to be. Yes it is true that Varadero beach has over 100 hotels and it is the most crowded beach location in Cuba but it is nowhere near other busy and overcrowded beach locations in the world. The first tourists visited Varadero as early as the 1870s, and for years it was considered an elite resort. The interesting thing about Varadero is that it is the only beach location in Cuba where you can find local population.

Cayo Coco Beach

Cayo Coco Beach

Cayo Coco Beach

Cayo Coco Beach is one of the most paradisiacal places in Cuba and no doubts, of the world. It is located on Cayo Coco (Coco Key), an island in central Cuba, well known for its luxurious all inclusive resorts. It lies within the Ciego de Ávila Province and is part of a chain of islands called Jardines del Rey.If you go by car, you will be able to see both sides of the sea which has a blue that one can only observe in the warm waters that surround the island, the key stands to the front of your sight with an incredible vegetation, and from time to time you may observe groups of flamingos refreshing of the heat in the banks of the highway.

 

 

Cayo Largo del Sur

Cayo Largo del Sur

Cayo Largo del Sur

Cayo Largo is home of the most beautiful beaches in the world! The South coastline is a stretch of more than 20 km of gorgeous beaches. All have very fine and white sand and crystal-clear turquoise waters. Cayo Largo del Sur, known simply as Cayo largo, is a true paradise for those who are looking for secluded beaches, fine white sand and transparent waters, ideal for diving and practicing water sports. Its size (37.5 square kilometres) makes it the second largest island in the Canarreos archipelago, one of the four groups of isles that surround the island of Cuba. It is located in the south-western part of the Cuban archipelago, at a distance of 177 km from Havana, 170 km from Varadero and 140 km from Nueva Gerona, the capital of Isla de Ia Juventud special district, for merely the refuge of pirates and corsairs and then known as Treasure Island. Thanks to its natural characteristics and the existence of a modern and functional hotel infrastructure that is continually being improved, Cayo Largo del Sur is also an ideal location for wedding trips and honeymoons.

Guardalavaca Beach

Guardalavaca Beach

Guardalavaca Beach

Christopher Columbus landed near Guardalavaca Beach in October of 1492. He noted in his journal that “this was the most beautiful land he had ever seen”. The beach at Guardalavaca is about 2 miles of white silvery sand with turquoise colored water. The area is divided into 3 different beaches: Guardalava, Playa Esmeralda and Playa Pesquero. Guardalavaca is one of the most beautiful beach locations in Cuba. It is an ideal destination for relaxation, fishing, diving, snorkeling . If you feel like dancing not only you can find entertaiment in your hotel but also you can enjoy the night clubs and outdoors parties held on the beach. It is perfect…

 

 

Santa Lucia Beach

Santa Lucia Beach

Santa Lucia Beach

Located in Camaguey Provice in the northern east coast of Cuba Santa Lucia beach stands out for its quietness and beautiful beaches. It has 13 miles (21 km) of wide, white-golden sandy beaches bathed by warm turquoise water that is always calm, thanks to an extensive coral reef just a mile and a quarter (2 km) from the coast. This reef is the longest one of its kind in the western hemisphere. The hollows and branches of these coral formations from the habitat of a surprising diversity of marine life.

 

 

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