Arenillas is the first beach where swimming is allowed in Arrecifes Trail. It’s located 10 minutes before Piscina Natural and about 30 minutes before Cabo San Juan.
This beach is surrounded by amazing rocks and close to some of Tayrona National Park campsites.
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Arenillas beach: What you must know
BE CAREFUL: Swimming is allowed in Arenillas Beach when there are no strong riptides. But Arenillas Lagoon has been declared caimans home, you wouldn’t try to swim there.
A LITTLE RESTAURANT: In front of Arenillas beach you’ll find a restaurant where you can enjoy sea food and drink some beers. Sometimes, you’ll see local sellers.
ARENILLAS IS THE BEST BEACH TO TAKE SUN: There are no trees covering Arenillas Beach area. Therefore is a good place to enjoy the sun and have a caribbean tan while you enjoy a beautiful view.
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