Puerto Chino Beach, San Cristobal

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Make your way to the southeast of San Cristobal island to reach Puerto Chino Beach, a remote beach with a variety of winged and flippered inhabitants. The fine white sand offers plenty of space to stretch out, while the calm water makes the beach a popular place to go swimming. In the mangroves that lie just behind the sand, you'll see finches, who'll be very keen to share any snacks you might have. The rocky outcrops to the left and right of the sandy beach are home to sea lions, though you should definitely not share any snacks with them, as they become very territorial when approached or spooked. Take a look at our Puerto Baquerizo Moreno itinerary planner to schedule your visit to Puerto Chino Beach and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • It is a beautiful beach you arrive by taxi it to the other end of the island. Can go in bicycle, but is a trip long and carry much hydration, the road only reaches to that place, passes by the center of breeding of turtles. Is it worth go and enjoy of a beautiful beach. Take repellent since there are many horseflies.
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  • After a 30 min cab ride this beach is a short 10 min hike in from the parking lot. The path is well paved and easy to walk. Sand is like powder, turquoise water, sandy bottom, fun to swim in! If you a...  more »
  • Recommended, it is one of the cleanest beaches I have ever seen, beautiful panorama, calm waters, recommended for all types of age. Here we were alone and we feel divinely
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