Guardalavaca Beach, Holguin

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When Christopher Columbus landed near Guardalavaca Beach in 1492, he wrote in his journal this was one of the most beautiful spots he had ever seen. Sheltered by green hills and coral reefs, the beach offers numerous water sports and activities. Snorkel or scuba dive near the wildlife-rich reefs, swim in the turquoise waters, play a round of beach volleyball, or rent a kayak to see the scenic surroundings from a different perspective. Find out how to plan Holguin trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.
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  • We stayed at the Rio d'oro Paradisus and travelled here on the motorised train. We spent about 30 minutes going around the market before walking down to the beach. The sand is beautiful, the water is ...  more »
  • Nice quiet beach. Dive facility seen with boat mooring can not because it is too shallow. Big waves. Hobiecats for rent.
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  • The beach is very clean and tidy, with several marine to enjoy amusement, but the surf is a little stronger than other Cuban beaches
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  • The name of this beach comes from ancient settlers were guarding their cattle here in avoiding looting of pirates. The beach of Guardalavaca possesses a wide strip of white sand and transparent waters catalogandola as an excellent beach.
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  • After 14tägiger round trip a week beach vacation. Hotel mediocre for European relations
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  • Blue water, white beach. So are the beaches around Guardalavaca sold one and tasty. Both of these points so far also apply to. You no other beach of Cuba - and we have seen some of our 5 weeks - was at the same time as uncomfortable as this one. We know loud music from Cuba, Raggaetón is omnipresent and tourist beaches you must resign himself. Far worse, however, is the trash - Cuba has a problem that in General, Yes. Plastic cups and beer cans everywhere you look. They are drunk, they will be out on the beach - despite Müller buckets and containers. Even though the beach is cleaned in the evening, it is during the day very uncomfortable. The lifeguard was drinking two bottles of beer in 30 minutes that I watched him and was more concerned with entertaining than with the observation of the water. It doesn't! Luckily, we were only here for two hours and are not Hotel tourists. Not far from this one, there is a great, quiet, small beach.
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