Maracas Bay, Port of Spain

Just outside Port of Spain, Maracas Bay attracts visitors with its scenic white-sand beach surrounded by mountains. The beach is renowned for its famous huts that sell "shark and bake," deep-fried shark meat baked in dough. Relax in the thick shade of palm trees, soak up some sun, and enjoy the views of the aquamarine waters contrasting the verdant hills. Driving up to the beach, you'll encounter a panoramic viewpoint and a shop that sells traditional sweets. Put Maracas Bay and other Port of Spain attractions into our Port of Spain tour planning site , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This is a beach of which can be seen in Pirates of the Caribbean films. A very nice Bay. There are some facilities to tourists, but on my visit, I saw that they are building restaurants, a parking lot and what appears to be a hotel.
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  • This beach with its little restaurant huts and bars was a great experience. I can see why Trinidad is doing so much construction there to ensure there are adequate parking, and also easier access to b...  more »
  • Went with my friends to Maracas beach and we loved it.. the waves are strong and got pretty high. There are lifeguards.  more »

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