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The Best Beaches of Cayo Cruz in Cuba

Cayo Cruz is a small island located in the northern part of the province of Camagüey, Cuba. It is a place full of nature where there are not too many constructions or hotels, being one of the most virgin islands belonging to the well-known Jardines del Rey (King’s Gardens). If you are looking for a vacation of complete disconnection in which you can relax and at the same time enjoy the wonderful Cuban climate and coast, this small island is a destination to consider.

Cayo Cruz Cuba

The beaches of Cayo Cruz are beautiful and the water is crystal clear, offering completely paradisiacal views. The water is full of marine life, such as crabs, fish, turtles, dolphins and many other species. The terrestrial fauna is also abundant, with various species of birds and mammals.

The best beaches in Cayo Cruz are Playa Onda and Playa Clara. In addition, it also has other lesser-known beaches with virgin landscapes such as Playa Dorada or Playa Sigua. Any of its beaches are ideal for relaxing and sunbathing.

What to do in Cayo Cruz?

There are several activities to do in Cayo Cruz, most of them are related to nature, such as spending an afternoon fishing, kayaking, diving to observe the beauty of the seabed or hiking through the jungle and learn about the flora and fauna of the area. Guided activities such as bird watching and fishing are offered on the island, just make your reservation and enjoy. You can also enjoy a good plate of the island’s gastronomy in one of its bars or beach bars and have a refreshing drink while enjoying the beautiful scenery.

Weather and Climate in Cayo Cruz

Below you can see the weather in Cayo Cruz, as well as the forecast for the next few days:

Where It Is and How to Get to Cayo Cruz

To get to Cayo Cruz you can take a flight to Cayo Coco airport or go by road by bus or rental car. If you choose the first option, then you will have to take a cab or means of transportation to Cayo Cruz.

Best Hotels near Cayo Cruz

Some of the best hotels near Cayo Cruz are the following:

  • Meliá Cayo Coco
  • Iberostar Selection Esmeralda
  • Valentin Cayo Cruz
  • Melia Hotel Cayo Guillermo

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Best Bars and Restaurants near the beaches of Cayo Cruz

These are the bars and restaurants you can’t miss in Cayo Cruz:

  • Ranchon Las Dunas
  • Flamingo Beach Ranchon