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Vieques and Culebra Sights

Pata Prieta

  • Off Rte. 997, east of Playa Caracas Map It
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  • Fodor's Choice

Updated 04/22/2014

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Not so secret Secret Beach, as Pata Prieta is also known, is a heavenly cove for those seeking privacy. This tiny yet beautiful horseshoe-shaped stretch of sand, reached via a brambling dirt road, is calm and secluded. You can find yourself completely alone, or one of a few couples embracing in the crystal clear water. Relish the unadulterated bliss of this perfect spot, an Eden like no other. Amenities: none. Best for: snorkeling, swimming.

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Off Rte. 997, east of Playa Caracas, Vieques, 00765, Puerto Rico

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Updated 04/22/2014


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