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Carlos Rosario Beach

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Address: Isla De Culebra, Puerto Rico

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Excellent snorkeling, nice walk to out of the way beach

Excellent snorkeling. You have to walk to it from the Flamingo Beach parking area....squeeze through the chain link fence gate. It is a nice hike, worth doing, but stay on the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Bangor, Maine
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Bangor, Maine
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent snorkeling. You have to walk to it from the Flamingo Beach parking area....squeeze through the chain link fence gate. It is a nice hike, worth doing, but stay on the trail. This beach is quiet except when tour boats arrive. There is a sign on the beach with a map showing one of the nice snorkeling areas. Some of... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We rented the snorkeling equipment for a decent price on Culebra island & went snorkeling on Flamenco beach & Carlos Rosario beach. It took us about 30 minutes of walk on a path through the woods from Flamenco to Rosario beach, there was no one at the beach when we came.We got instructed to stay on the path because there... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The view is really serene and beautiful however the beach itself is a bit rocky with little stones from the edge of the water until the water is shin high. There weren't any waves and the beach is surrounded on both sides with hillocks and forest reserve on the back so you can lie down, relax and feel like you... More 

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huntington beach, ca
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Best snorkeling since Bonaire and that says ALOT from us. Was less than a mile from VRBO and definitely a hidden gem. Many retired locals start their day snorkeling here... its that good!

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Thank HBwavehunter
Panama City, Panama
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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Went to snorkel with Aqua Adventures and had a blast. Swam with fish and enjoyed the quite beach. Have to point out that it said that it was a nudist beach. But thankfully nobody was naked! Good place for the kids!!

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Thank Gaby d
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is my favorite snorkeling beach and perhaps one of the best on the island. Incredible waters and marine life

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Placitas, New Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Entrance is thru an opening in the chain link fence - northwest corner of the parking lot. hiked over a hill thru the vegetation. Trail well maintained. Hot, wear good shoes, places are rocky and uneven. It is posted that Rosario is a "nudista" beach. During our stay only only two persons missing parts of their bathing suit. No big... More 

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Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 30 June 2016

You reach the beach through a locked gate in the parking lot of Flamenco beach, you ask any local and they will show you the gate. It's about half an hour hike, some of it uphill. There is nothing on the beach so take lots of water and something to eat. The first beach you see is not Carlos Rosario,... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

This beach is amazing! Very isolated our family had the entire beach to ourselves the entire day we saw not another sole! The beach is very pristine white sand but the best part is not too far our is one of the best snorkel reefs we have found. Simply amazing.

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Thank Tammir
Flossmoor, Illinois
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Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Have to sneak through a locked gate but the path is well worn. Would be very muddy if rainy. Not too bad but a steep area towards the end. Just no breeze and warm so bring water and take breaks if you are old like me! Best coral formations over to the right, but watch were you swim out. We... More 

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