Cayo Coco Holidays
Cayo Coco is an island on the northern coast of Cuba that together with over 400 other islands makes up the King's Gardens, or Jardines del Rey.
The island gets its name from the local White Ibis bird, which is known as the Coco.
Along with the White Ibis, Cayo Coco also have a huge flamingo colony, the largest in Cuba as well being home to many other exotic birds.
Who is Cayo Coco suitable for?
Cayo Coco holidays are perfect for those looking for relaxing break in tropical paradise. Access to the island is via a 16-mile causeway, making it feel ideally secluded from the mainland.
Many choose the resort as a honeymoon destination due to its breathtaking scenery and private isolation.
The range of birds inhabiting the area also makes it a popular pick with bird-watchers.
What are the beaches like in Cayo Coco?
If you're looking for a holiday that centres on a sundrenched beach then Cayo Coco is the place for you. With 17 miles of fine white sand, leading down into warm sparkling water it's a beach lovers dream.
For those who like to spend their day something slightly more energetic than just sunbathing you'll also find numerous water sports on offer including scuba diving at nearby offshore reefs, waterskiing and even aqua bike riding.
Attractions in Cayo Coco
The attractions in Cayo Coco centre on its rich natural surroundings.
Those on a holiday to Cayo Coco can spend their day a on a glass bottomed boat, jeep safari or snorkeling at the second largest coral reef in the world. The island's El Bago Nature Park houses 30,000 flamingos along with over 100 species of birds and a vast array of tropical plants.
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