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“Nice beach, lovely views”
Review of Maracas Bay

Maracas Bay
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Trinidad Highlights and Scenic Drive Tour
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Owner description: This popular beach spot fulfills the fantasy of the ideal Caribbean beach, but is just as famous for the scenic rainforest drive that must be made to reach it.
Ottawa, Canada
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Nice beach, lovely views”
Reviewed November 6, 2012

Not at all a "blue tropical waters" kind of beach, but good sand and water. Chair / lounger rentals are courteous and helpful (TT$20/chair/day). Richard's Bake and Shark across the road is a food mecca.

Visited October 2012
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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“lovely beach”
Reviewed October 30, 2012

Serpentine road up and down the hills on the way to the Maracas bay was ecxiting drive.....Very clean, amazing view, nice sandy beach, warm water..... had Bake 'n Shark with garlic sause at Richards for lunch ... it was amazing

Visited March 2012
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Trinidad
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14 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“One of the best beaches in the country!”
Reviewed October 30, 2012

You can't go to Trinidad and NOT go to Maracas! It is a must-see! The views are gorgeous! The ride to the beach is through the Maracas hills so you get to see a little bit of the country. The water is amazing and the sands are white! Love it!! And you can't leave Maracas without trying the Bake n Shark by Richards!!

Visited August 2012
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Noble, Oklahoma
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Beautiful - beach, palm trees, waves”
Reviewed October 25, 2012

Great place to spend the day. Water was beautiful; beach large and welcoming. Don't forget to go to the Bake stand across the road. Loved the bakenflying fish.

Visited September 2012
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Roseau, Dominica
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
“Great White Sand Beach”
Reviewed October 23, 2012

This beach is great for relaxing and bathing. Also make sure to try out Bake 'n Shark! Great delicacy. When trying it take all the sauces. That really gives it an edgy flavour.

Visited October 2012
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