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Paradise

We booked our trip to Cayo Blanco through Gaviota Tours. We paid $69 CUC per person. We were at... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rachel S
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Edmonton, Canada
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"August 17"

One of the best place / beach where I had the chance to go! If you go to Cuba, and have some times... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
274alainc
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Courbevoie, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our excursion included the dolphin swim. We payed $101 CUC. Our trip was overall ok. The boat is clean and you are provided with snorkelling gear, NO flippers. You get to keep the tube, The water was too murky to really see anything of any...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While we’re in Varadero we’ve decided to book a trip that included a private yacht for a family of nine, the delfinarium close to Cayo Blanco and a lunch stay at Cayo Blanco. Our time on the yacht Nikki was great and I wish we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our trip to Cayo Blanco through Gaviota Tours. We paid $69 CUC per person. We were at first shocked by the price but after completing the trip we thought it was worth it. The bus ride to and from the marina was quick....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rachel S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best place / beach where I had the chance to go! If you go to Cuba, and have some times to visit the isle, go to Cayo Blanco. It's like a paradise.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 274alainc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went on the catamaran trip (booked through west jet), and we were on Lira boat. The boat we were on was great, the staff were very entertaining and they took great care of the boat and the people on it. The bathrooms were clean...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank sabinaB472
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went booked cubatur for about 70 CUC but it was a real spacious boat with tables and seats and sailed very fast. No catamaran squished with people. The tour took us to the nicer part of Cayo Blanco where when you arrive you see...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank somethingeneric
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve never seen such a color of the sea, sky, sand... It’s heaven on earth and if you are lucky to visit Cuba this is a must to visit. Varadero is nice, but this is the maximum of beach beauty you can see

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ivanas834
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sold a trip to this island by the tour rep at CUC60 pp, for the boat trip, snorkel on the way, then lunch and time to relax at Cayo Blanco. The boat trip was good, the crew really good, entertaining and fun. The snorkelling wasn’t...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Trcye
Reviewed 6 December 2018

The Cats hold up to one hundred people. Ours was delayed by an hour, just left there docked at the pier, with no explanation from the so-called Captain. Seems they wanted to cram more bodies on the boat. I thought that the whole point going...More

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank BlueOntario
Reviewed 15 November 2018

We decided to book this trip on our last day in Varadero. We have heard mixed reviews from our hotel guests so we weren't sure what to expect. The moment the trip started our host for the day El Choco put smiles on our faces....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Goran B
26 December 2018|
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Response from juls1809 | Reviewed this property |
It was about £25 Sterling..
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donnai742
8 November 2018|
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Response from Desmei | Reviewed this property |
There are 2 companies. They both offer dolphin-free options. I much prefer Crucero del Sol. Sunwing and Air Canada sell this trip, while WestJet and Cubatur sell Seafari Cayo Blanco.
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tiara292003
13 October 2018|
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Response from Eddy D | Reviewed this property |
they placed sun protection umbrellas, but when a new load of tourists arrivés, you have to be quick to find one for you.
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