Santa Cruz Bay, Huatulco

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Visit the small beach town of Santa Cruz Bay. Situated on one of the nine bays that make up Huatulco, the town has a large pier where you can watch the cruise ships rolling in. Lounge on the soft white sands, explore different lookout points around the bay, or take a boat ride to check out other beaches nearby. In town, many restaurants and cafes serve up Oaxaca's local delicacies, while artisanal shops sell souvenirs. Using our international travel planner, Huatulco attractions like Santa Cruz Bay can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This was the bay we left from for our day tour. When your tour leaves from here there is a record of the boat leaving as well as the number of people on board. Traveling with a young child, this was i...  more »
  • Best beach we visited - always swimmable with fine sand and small crowds. Even on cruise ship day, the restaurants and shops were not over full. Church on Sunday so lots of shops are closed. Have a dr...  more »
  • Lovely swimming beach within walking distance of all the Santa Cruz hotels. Not the clearest water. Lots of restaurants and bars to rent umbrellas and chairs from.  more »
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