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Playa El Portillo, Las Terrenas

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Relax on the soft sands of Playa El Portillo, a pristine, secluded beach near Las Terrenas. Take a relaxing walk along the vast stretch of sand, lined with mangrove and coconut trees, or have a peaceful picnic in the shade. Swim in the calm, turquoise water, or try surfing, kitesurfing, and other water sports if the winds are strong. The coral reef lies in close proximity, making the beach a nice spot for snorkelling and exploring the colorful underwater wildlife. Plan your Playa El Portillo visit and explore what else you can see and do in Las Terrenas using our Las Terrenas holiday planner.
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  • This place is worth visiting and experiencing, Even half a day to enjoy the scenery and the clean waters  more »
  • I like color of the ocean on this beach. There are areas of turquoise, dark blue, and yellowish water. It looks spectacular. Some snorkeling is possible, but I did not see a lot of fish.  more »
  • White sand, shallow water, shade and tranquility is what this beach offers. If you enjoy a long walk along a safe beach, then this is a great spot for you. My only advice is ...if you are sitting near...  more »