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Navio Beach

Puerto Rico
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Type: Beaches
Description: The rough surf of Navio Beach attracts surfers and a younger, more hip crowd.
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CA
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

You need a jeep to get here, but it is worth the trouble, the bumpy road and the feelings that you are navigating the jungle to get there. On a recent visit, over most of the day, there were only two other groups of people on the entire beach. It was incredibly relaxing and wonderful to experience. There are no... More

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New York City, New York
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

It's an adventure getting there (4x4 only), and when you finally do, it's kind of a let-down: a small beach, mostly overrun by seaweed and vegetation.

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McFarland, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We spent 2 days at this beach. Day 1 was very crowded as it was during a local holiday and on a weekend. But the water was so warm and inviting and the surf was great. Day 2 was much less crowded and we practically had the entire beach to ourselves. My favorite beach on Vieques.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

One of the busier beaches we went to in August, a little tight to lay out in my opinion, some opportunities to snorkel, don't miss out!

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Bolton, Massachusetts
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63 reviews 63 reviews
8 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Navio beach is tough to get to, but that means there is almost nobody there. Most people stop at sun bay, but keep going to get to this beautiful spot. the waves are fun to swim in. the caves are beautiful. The and is nice. The one downside is there is a higher level of seaweed on the actual beach.... More

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birmingham, AL
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This beach was beautiful, the surf rough. Great beach to body surf or boogie board on, but I would not recommend it to families with young kids.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

absolutely breath taking!!!! it is a must see there are little coves you can walk through the water to get into and little beaches inside

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New Orleans, la
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This beach was amazing. Sure, it's hard to get to, but worth the trail to get here. The water is perfect, the sand is softer than most of the sand in Vieques and the beach is generally quiet. This was my favorite beach in Vieques.

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I'm sure this changes depending on conditions, but there was unfortunately a lot of seaweed floating around in the swimming areas at Navio beach. The waves were awesome, though, and we didn't let the seaweed stop us.

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Colonie, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

You need a 4WD vehicle to reach this beach. Please read that sentence again. You will not reach this beach in a normal car. Once there, it's worth it. Quiet, but the waves roughed us up a bit.

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