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Coral Beach

Varadero, Cuba
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Ranked #3 of 13 Attractions in Varadero
Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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Type: Beaches, Outdoors
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I went snorkelling a few different places but this by far held the most fish. You have to go with a guide as the reefs can be very shallow and it becomes almost like a maze to get out and back in again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We came as part of the safari jeep tour. There were about 20 of us and we had two guides and one cameraman with us throughout the time we were in water. The water is clear and there were lots of colourful fish. You were provided with snorkelling equipment and life jacket. It was my first time snorkelling and I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

My friend and I knew we wanted to go snorkelling in Coral Beach but didn't want to do the whole jeep safari tour that included it, so we had our Royal Hicacos resort butler arrange a private trip for us to do Coral Beach and Saturno Cave (for half the price of the jeep safari tour). We ended up on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Full of cute fishes, no sharks or any other dangerous ones, mixed places of 3 to 10 meters deep at just like 500 meters away from the shore.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

We stayed at Kawama Resort in Varadero, about minutes away from Coral Beach. See the lifeguard named Yan at Kawama Resort and he will arrange transportation to and from coral Beach and take you to a cave for swimming. He is an AWESOME guy who will snorkel with you and keep you safe. Yan guided us safely arond and through... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The water was rough the day we went. An the snorkeling was good, but don't go to Varadero for snorkeling, if you want to snorkel go to Cayo Largo or Cayo Coco Cuba.,

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Vancouver - Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

You can find some nice shells. We found some great shells. We tipped the security guard with some Advil and toothpaste and he kept bring us shells. It was quite nice.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This is a exscursion you have to do its just lovely the coral reefs you see is just something to see with your own eyes.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

this was not a beach at all just a sandy area with steps down into the sea where you swim for 100m then come back, although the guides were great especially with the beginners whilst snorkelling

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

the staff were excellent and made you feel at ease, we hadnt snborkelled before but neednt have worried it was amazing and another highlight

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