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Playa Mar Chiquita, Manati

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Go off the beaten path with a visit to Playa Mar Chiquita, a distinct beach in Puerto Rico because there is no main thoroughfare that runs alongside the beach, it doesn’t have a long strand, and the water is not ideal for swimming. However, sightseers come to get close to the shore to see the two huge coral formations that protect a small cove and the massive tidal pools that capture water rushing from the Atlantic Ocean, creating mist. These tidal pools feature a set of mini waterfalls flowing into them. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Manati holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Playa Mar Chiquita and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • pretty cool place not alot of people very nice very tranquil fun relaxing time here not like other beaches...  more »
  • We got there about noon. Pretty good for enjoying the ocean. There was a high tide, lots of surf for fantastic photos. Climbing on the rocks could sound like a great adventure, nevertheless beware the...  more »
  • We had the pleasure of staying very close to this gem and walked there every day. More than just a beach for sunbathing! There is plenty to explore and take in. The views are amazing, clean sand, clea...  more »