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La Poza Beach, Arecibo
(3.7/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
Swim in the sheltered rocky cove of La Poza Beach as waves break dramatically on the points and cliffs. Observe surfers catching waves, and the local fishers catching their quarry with spears. Walk on the soft sands of the spacious beach or dip into the warm water, protected from the open ocean. Bring your camera to this scenic location, with its clifftop lighthouse and foamy explosions of seawater. Use our Arecibo tourist route planner to arrange your visit to La Poza Beach and other attractions in Arecibo.
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  • This beach is quite clean and has lots of good sand. The lighthouse is nearby and you can scramble up the rocks to get a higher perspective and bigger views of the ocean. Doesn't look like good snorke...  more »
  • This area is not for children, unless you have them on a life-line. Having said that, it is a blast to play in the water around the splash zone, but watch those rip currents. Good parking, nice sand, ...  more »
  • In Puerto Rico there are beautiful beaches; If you visit the town of Arecibo have to visit this beautiful pond.
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