Playa Larga Snorkeling

The 6th most popular snorkel dive spot in Cuba.

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Southeast of Havana in the Bay Of Pigs, the snorkeling at Playa Larga is one of the most popular spots on Cuba. It is located at the north end of the Bay of Pigs (aka Bahia de Cochinos). In addition, there is also some good snorkeling along the west side of the bay along the Zapata Peninsula, which is lined by coral formations that are a protected biosphere reserve.

To reach the snorkeling on Cuba, fly into Havana Jose Marti International Airport located on the northwest side of the island. The Bay of Pigs is located 180km southeast of Havana.

Overall, Playa Larga is the 6th most popular snorkel dive spot of all 18 snorkeling dives in Cuba. Several of the better snorkeling spots are nearby Playa Larga including Punta Perdiz, Playa Maceo and Playa Giron.


Local Contact(s):  Cuban Tourist Board +1 (416) 362-0700 (Canada)

Recommended Book:  "Best Dives Snorkeling Adventures" from Joyce Huber

Best Season:  Dec. - Feb.

Base Camp:  Ca Del Sol, Playa Larga

Luxury Loding:  Cubanacan Playa Giron Beach Hotel

Reference Source:  click here

Article Source:   Best Playa Larga Snorkeling Review

GPS:  22.279125, -81.201706

Date Published:  1/1/2012

Date Updated:  3/19/2018

ID:  24552

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