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Characteristics of Paredon Grande Cay
Although its name is Paredon Grande many simply know it as Paredon Cay. This small island is only 8.7 km2 and is located near the cays Romano, Coco and Guillermo.
This site has 5 km of unspoilt beaches that are to the north-east and also has Los Pinos, Los Lirios and North beaches. The southern and western parts are full of lagoons and mangroves.
To get to this natural place is necessary to obtain a permit, even for a short time visit.
You can get by a land route of 17 kilometers in length that links it with Cayo Coco.
Flora and fauna of Paredon Grande Cay
Paredon Cay is a place where even the destructive hand of man has not brought remarkable consequences to the environment, there inhabit about 200 species of birds, one of the most notable is the Pink Flamingo. As for the flora has about 385 species, within them 28 endemic (unique from that site).
Tourist Attractions in Paredon Grande Cay
Paredon Cay, like the other islands of its type, has beaches for the enjoyment of swimmers, and has Cayo Coco and Guillermo, recreational places where they stand out Site La Guira, Jabali Cave, Mortero Cay, La Silla, Club del Air, tourist train and motorbikes.
Diving and excursions are other attractions of places such as Paredon Cay
Many visitors who arrive to that place go to the Paredon Grande Lighthouse called Diego Velazquez with a height of 40 meters and built in 1857.
Also in this area is the SPATALASSO Center with treatments of quality of life, recovery of ailments, stress free and other possibilities.