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Too cold but beautiful

Two word so cold, clean and beautiful an close from paracas it was a good trip for the family no... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
Hector F
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Beautiful

The beach area is small and secluded, but was not that crowded when I went. The water is beautiful... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Armenius919
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved here, it is a magical cliff that seems to take you back in time, with strong winds, and loud waves one can feel in another special place, once you are inside the natural reserve of Paracas, you can drive around until finding your spot,...More

Thank violz
Reviewed 22 May 2018

We visited as part of our excursion organised by the Hotel Hacienda bahía Paracas. Could not resist the cold waters of the Peruvian Ocean and I had to have a swim.! Loved it!

Thank R_ChriHall
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous virgin beach ! Nice view for pictures cold water white sand surrounded of spectaculars rockies mountains, the view is so peaceful

Thank Monica S
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Our taxi driver wouldn’t take us to the place we wanted to go, he would only take us to here. It was super busy in February, windy, and too cold to swim. Lots of broken seashells and barnacles. Sand all around, easy to find a...More

Thank Jennica S
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Two word so cold, clean and beautiful an close from paracas it was a good trip for the family no recommended for little kids

Thank Hector F
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

I think it was my fault for expecting a pristine, tucked away beach on a Sunday. The drive here was beautiful but there were so many people. It was loud and crowded, definitely not the experience I was hoping for. I came to Paracas for...More

1  Thank tiffyluong
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

25 years ago, myself and a bunch of biologists from Lima used to go to this beach and surrounding areas to clean, protect and conserve the natural beauty of the area. This particular beach still is as beautiful as I remember. Good for a full...More

1  Thank Tita0809
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The beach area is small and secluded, but was not that crowded when I went. The water is beautiful, but cold. The drop off is steep, so it's hard to do much wading. The backside of the beach is a cliff and you enter by...More

Thank Armenius919
Reviewed 5 July 2017

It was cold when I came, but there were still beach go-ers. It's a fairly small beach, but it offered some good views. I would recommend having this to do on your visit to the park.

Thank neeko215
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Playa la Mina was our only destination in the Reserve. It is a very picturesque beach for sure, though the water is super cold (and we are from Alaska.) it is worth the trip, but I would suggest tying it in with more site seeing...More

Thank Heather C
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