The largest of the Caribbean Islands and just south of Florida’s Key West, Cuba is home to some fantastic beaches as well as amazing climate all year round. Most travellers will visit Cuba as a multi-centre holiday so they can explore the different areas. This usually consists of a few days in the main city Havana followed by a relaxing week on the beach in Varadero. Along the way, there are some amazing beaches in Cuba to be discovered.
Varadero Beach is a tourist hotspot as it is one of Cuba’s most popular and famous beaches. The 12 miles of sand is surrounded by numerous all-inclusive resorts. The white sand is perfect for relaxing on and the crystal clear blue and green waters make a lovely swimming experience. If you are lucky enough, you may even be able to see dolphins in the distance. There are many areas across the beach where you can go out diving which is a whole different experience in itself.
Also known as the best beach in Southern Cuba, Playa Ancon Beach screams relaxation with clear blue waters and golden sand which stretches for miles. The beach can be a popular tourist spot at times however the local area has preserved the natural surroundings as best as possible. The diving reefs are a popular spot and fishing excursions from here will not leave you disappointed.
A paradise beach in Cuba which is also home to some of the calmest waters is Playa Paraiso. For a quiet and tranquil experience, Playa Paraiso beach is the place to escape the busy town nearby which won’t be too filled with tourists. The views of the ocean will leave you breathless and in tropical heaven.
Cayos Coco and Guillermo
The perfect beach to visit in Cuba, especially if you are a family with young children, is Cayos Coco and Guillermo. The shallow waters make it ideal for families to enjoy the waters with their children. As well as this you can enjoy non-motorised watersports such as kayaking, sailing and windsurfing. This is a perfect experience for the whole family.
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