Daily Escape: Flamenco Beach


If you are a sun worshiper, a beach lover or snorkel fanatic, an escape to Flamenco Beach on the island of Culebra is recommended. Known for its excellent swimming, sport fishing and diving sites, Flamenco Beach is one of the top beaches in the world.

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Flamenco is regarded as the finest beach in Puerto Rico and one of the most beautiful beaches the Caribbean. This makes it one of the top vacation spots around. The one and a half mile long horseshoe-shaped bay is a protected cove with super white sand, beautiful views, and mesmerizing blue waters. There are usually hardly any waves there, which makes it a great snorkeling destination. Fish tend to swim right up to the shallow water’s edge. Another unique feature of the beach are the World War II tanks on the otherwise pristine beach.

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Enjoy an array of fun land and water sports activities at one of the Caribbean’s top summer vacation spots. Flamenco is a great place to sunbathe, swim, socialize or enjoy a romantic beach walk. Camping is also allowed at the beach, should you care to spend the night beneath the stars. But you will need to bring your own equipment and pay a fee of around $20 USD. Facilities like bathrooms and showers can be found on site.

Ferries run to and from Culebra Island, if you are staying on the main land. It can also get crowded during the summer and holiday periods, so plan your trip accordingly if you want to avoid the crowd.

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