Isla de Cabuya, Cabuya

Isla de Cabuya, which dates back to pre-Columbian times, provides a serene and secluded atmosphere by the sea. It was used as an Indian burial ground and still serves as a cemetery today. At the cemetery, find gravesites encircled by shells, family tombs, and a two-faced headstone. The spit of land, which is only accessible by foot during low tide, typically has many surrounding tidal pools where you can find hermit crabs and small fish. Bring snorkeling gear if you have it to explore the island's surrounding reef and discover local marine life. Work out when and for how long to visit Isla de Cabuya and other Montezuma attractions using our handy Montezuma online trip itinerary maker .
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  • Spend at low tide and reach the island walking, while you can be dependent on the next high tide. It is interesting to see a cemetery used by our ancestors and chose this island to leave your loved ones
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  • You can only get to this place (by foot) during low tide. It's a cemetery on a small island that actually becomes an island about 18 hours of the day. The other 6 hours you can walk there across the l...  more »
  • The Isla del dead is an interesting activity to add to your day, but certainly not a "must to see" in the region. A small local cemetery with a bit of faine marine to watch for children in the pool of water. Do not miss the small restaurant on the corner of the street to get there however. Juices and Smoothies are welcome after walking up to the island. MORE: Easily accessible for all and more or less 1 hour. Nice view of the coast from the island. Cons: Must be planned depending on the tide. PRICE: No charge.
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