Features of Paraiso Beach
Paraiso Beach is located six kilometers from the city of Nueva Gerona and two kilometers from Delio Chacon Neighborhood. It is located in a small bay, bordered by Punta Colombo and Punta Bibijagüa.
You can walk very far into the sea, as there is not much depth. It is located at the base of the Sierra Colombo, and in front of it is Cayo de los Monos, at a distance of approximately 500 meters.
The view from the beach is breathtaking; it is observed to the north the characteristic green limit of the vegetation of the coast until arriving at Point Bibijagüa. The tones of the strong blue to the green multiply in this Caribbean Sea with the blue combinations of the sky. On the right you can see in the distance the majesty of the Sierra Caballo Elevation.
The facilities were destroyed in 2008 by the effects of Hurricane Gustav and still in 2012 they have not been rebuilt. However there is a rustic beachside Ranch where seafood, fish and different drinks are offered with great professionalism.
In this place, traces of railroad crossings can be observed, which served in the past to transfer prisoners from a jetty to the old Modelo Prison.
Paraiso Beach, located in the tourist destination Cayo Largo del Sur, is an ideal attraction for lovers of photography and relaxation, already exhibited by the Travelers’Choice 2014 as one of the best beaches in the world according to the criterion of travelers.
The famous Paraiso Beach is precisely recognized by the tranquility of its waters, as well as its surroundings. The fact that it is not located in the area of hotels in Cayo Largo, brings something exotic to the place, because it extends as a space where you can enjoy with total freedom, the sun and the kindness of which it has been endowed this beach.
To travel to Paraiso Beach, you will only need to rent a car, take some of the trains that hotels located in the commercial area of Cayo Largo offer for free, or rent a motorcycle. This beach is 3 kilometers from the route.
When you arrive at the beach you can find a bar, to consume a refreshing drink, as well as you can proceed with the rental of umbrellas to protect yourself from the warmth offered by the sun.
Quiet and Shallow Sea in Paraiso Beach
If there is a virtue that stands out on this well-known beach of Cayo Largo, it is the tranquility offered by its turquoise waters. On the other hand, the sea there is shallow, which makes it possible for the most fearful to enjoy in harmony and without fear, the wonders that are offered there.
In large part, this quality that the region has, is due to the fact that it is a beach reserved and protected by a barrier of dunes that make more private the passage through the area.