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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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  • Despite the fact that the time does not help to see the real beauty of its beaches, is a very nice, untapped too, ideal beach for which natural likes. Full of Palm trees, bays...
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  • Paradise Beach, should be a top 5 beaches in the Dominican Republic. Very quiet to enjoy the sea and relax.
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  • Here you will find truly Ruhe...wenn you want without meeting someone. Las Terrenas is one of the most beautiful places of the island
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