VacacionarTravel.com
Motorhome
Excursions
Transfers
Flights
CALL CENTER
+1 (833) 685-0373
Toll-Free
+53 (7) 204-6457
Assistance In Cuba
FEBRUARY 23,2020 5:21 PM
English English Español Español
You are from: Estados Unidos de America( select your country)
Search
New Users
Join the Vacacionar Travel member´s club and create a quick and easy free account
Registered users
Already registered?
Log on using your user name and password.
Messages
Send a message to our staff.
"All Inclusive" Hotels
Bask on the beaches of at all inclusive resorts ...
Economic Hotels
Get the cheap rates on all hotel rooms.
Boutique Hotels
An exclusive selection of boutique hotels from around Cuba.
Early Bookings
Save money on our early booking deals.
Design your trip
Cars
Hotels
Flights
Transfers
Excursions
Packages
FilmMakers Groups
Producers and Filmmakers Groups
Groups to Cuba
Incentives & Groups on holidays. Make your dreams come true.
QuickTravel
Use this section for last minute reservations
We accept
We accept VISA and MasterCard credit cards.
Approved Site by Minister of Tourism of Cuba
Site powered by 3Milenio Reservation System
Cabo San Antonio Marina: A Bet on Nautical Activities
Date: JUN 21, 2004
Other Reports

The Guanacahabibes Peninsula, in Cuba's westernmost tip, benefits from the natural attractions of the sea surrounding it, and has great potential for the development of nautical activities on the Caribbean Island.

The region's warm crystal-clear waters, with sea bottoms full of the most varied treasures - both natural and man-made - are at the disposal of diving enthusiasts.

In addition, the frequent passage of ships near the peninsula, declared a Biosphere Reserved by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 1987, is a unique opportunity to create centers specialized in nautical activities.

The Cabo San Antonio Marina, in the region of same name, is one of the latest options of the local leisure industry, as part of a strategy to provide vacationers with more than traditional beach and sun options.

The fast-growing center renders such services as piers, fuel supply, drinking water, electricity, security and protection, and ship's chandler.

It also provides other services for those who prefer to travel by boat, including international communications, immigration and customs services, and port authorities, in addition to a snack bar.

The Cabo San Antonio Marina offers rentals of diving equipment and boats, diving instructors, excursions and fishing tours.

Among the development projects in the region is the construction of cabins for vacationers who want to stay overnight and enjoy the pristine environment, barely touched by man's hand.

The center has access to a score of diving spots and a marine platform made up of coral reefs inhabited by a wide range of vertebrate and invertebrate species.

The waters surrounding the Guanacahabibes Peninsula, especially Cabo Corrientes and Cabo de San Antonio, are inhabited by species of high economic value like the red snapper and the wreck fish, although divers can also find other kinds of treasures.

The region's sea bottoms are also inhabited by large colonies of black corals, about 40 species of stone corals, crustaceans like lobsters and Moorish crab, and mollusks like the queen winkle and "cigua" (a sort of winkle).

The activity of corsairs and pirates, along with the danger of sailing in an area plagued of coral reef, contributed to enriching the region's sea bottoms with sunken ships, which met their fate as a result of either an act of God or man's work.

Cabo de San Antonio. Marina
Cabo de San Antonio. View from the Roncali Lighthouse
Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Pier
Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Pier
Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Bar
Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Cabanas
Related provinces
  • Pinar del Río

  • Related Hotels
  • María La Gorda

  • Gallery
    Cabo de San Antonio. Marina

    Choose a small photo to enlarge:
    Cabo de San Antonio. Marina Cabo de San Antonio. View from the Roncali Lighthouse Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Pier Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Pier Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Bar Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Cabanas Cabo de San Antonio Marina. Cabanas Cabo de San Antonio. Coast
    Home | Cars | Hotels | Flights | Transfers | Packages | Open Voucher
    About us | Affiliate System | Terms and Conditions | Privacy Policy
    ®2001 - 2020 Vacacionar Travel S.A. All rights reserved.