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Barra de Sontecomapan

Catemaco, Mexico
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A Treasure

Unbelievable views. Spectacular mangroves and wild life. The boats are all using electric motors to... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2016
ROXXZ
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Woodstock, New York
Secluded beach

I found this beach the best kept secret in this region. Not developed and mostly locals go to hang... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2015
XioMSanFrancisco
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San Francisco
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
12 Apr 2016
“A Treasure”
9 May 2015
“Secluded beach”
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Reviewed April 12, 2016

Unbelievable views. Spectacular mangroves and wild life. The boats are all using electric motors to preserve the natural habitat.

Thank ROXXZ
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Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

I found this beach the best kept secret in this region. Not developed and mostly locals go to hang out. It's beautiful, clean, few restaurants and you can't rent a chair or palapa on the beach. It's perfect if you hate crowds.

Thank XioMSanFrancisco
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Reviewed February 1, 2015

We took a boat across a beautiful lagoon to a beach on the Gulf of Mexico...walked along the beach collecting sand dollars. enjoyed a beer at a beach palapa cafe. Then explored a few jungle rivers on the trip back...Wonderful!!

Thank sswksq
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Reviewed January 13, 2014

First; the trip from the village of Sontecomapan by small boat is very memorable. Be sure to get some supplys from the small store along the road near the boat launch. Cans of tuna, fruit, water, candy, buns, and anything else that will contribute to...More

1  Thank 592peterj
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Reviewed May 6, 2012

During our many travels to Catemaco, we can't wait to get back to LaBarra. We have taken a launch from Sonecomapan, but mostly travel via our rental car. I love the drive and we have often seen toucans in the rain forest area. Our favorite...More

3  Thank Kitam3
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