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Breath taking beach

After a 30 min cab ride this beach is a short 10 min hike in from the parking lot. The path is well... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2017
Leighple
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Beautiful

We did the highland tour for $60 which included puerto chino beach. We were there in the afternoon... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2016
Elvin A
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Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
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Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

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 are up for...More

5  Thank Leighple
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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We did the highland tour for $60 which included puerto chino beach. We were there in the afternoon. White beach, blue sea, less waves, some sealions. Very beautiful and nice place to be!

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

For sure the most beautifull beach of san cristobal and aantal Cruz. You can taken the bus or a taxi to get there. We went there while we were taking a highland tour. The costs of the highland tour is 60 dollar and you can...More

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Reviewed 13 December 2016

I hired a driver to take me to Puerto Chino and a few other locations in the highlands. It was worth the trip...lobos marinos lounging on the beach, some seabirds up on the rocks. Nice place to relax and enjoy the scenery.

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Reviewed 25 October 2016

It's a beach up in the highlands of San Cristobal. How to get there: I recommend hiring a taxi to take you on a tour to the various places you can see in the highlands (including the "Casa del Ceibo"- Ceibo Treehouse) and see if...More

1  Thank Mariel K
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I teamed up with a couple of girls from our hostel to hire a driver for the day to drive to some harder to reach spots further from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. It was a really great day and it cost $60 between...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Puerto Chino is a lovely little beach around 25 km away from the main town. There are many sea lions, sea turtles and birds here. The beach has a beautiful white sand and water is crystal clear blue. This is definitely the nicest beach I...More

5  Thank Julia R
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

This beach is typically visited as part of a trip to Lagoon el Junco and Galapaguera de Cerro Colorado because it is quite a drive from Puerto Baquerizo Moreno. It was too rough to swim the day we were there, but still a very nice...More

1  Thank mzipkin
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Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

This beach is quite lovely and good for swimming/sunbathing. The water was a beautiful Turquoise and waves very low. Not too many sea lions around which was nice.

Thank Tracy M
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

This white sand beach has gentle waves and a gently sloping sandy bottom. It is perfect for swimming! Water clarity and lack of rocks make snorkeling not that great. It's a hot 15 minute walk out from where the taxi leaves you but that cool...More

Thank Jason M
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