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Playa El Yaque

La Asuncion. A 5 minutos del Aeropuerto Santiago Marino, Margarita Island, Venezuela
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Ok beach with "sharks"

El Yaque beach is very popular amongst people who like kitesurfing or windsurfing. The beach is... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2017
Mauricio C
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I wouldn't go back

It's a nice enough beach but it's more for water sports than bathing, there is actually a very... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2017
Norma7610
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Stockholm, Sweden
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La Asuncion. A 5 minutos del Aeropuerto Santiago Marino, Margarita Island, Venezuela

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

El Yaque beach is very popular amongst people who like kitesurfing or windsurfing. The beach is windy enough and there are plenty of renting stores offering the equipment for a fair price. When you arrive there are "sharks" welcoming you and offering parasol and sand...More

Thank Mauricio C
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

It's a nice enough beach but it's more for water sports than bathing, there is actually a very small part of the beach where you can bathe and the beach is full of bars where they will charge you much more than what you order...More

Thank Norma7610
Reviewed 11 December 2016

The Most safe, Quiet and beautiful place at Margarita Island is El Yaque, and the best of all I'll just said it in two words ''Beach Bar''

Thank joselbrandt
Reviewed 7 October 2016

It is a very nice beach with several hotels in front of it. It is a very safe place to enjoy a wonderful vacations.

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Excellent place to base yourself in Margarita. Stay at Hotel El Yaque, eat there, sun bath there. It has the best service in the whole of Venezuela. Safe with all the facilities you need.

Thank summer2016FTraveller
Reviewed 10 May 2016

This beach is always a good choose, quiet and a great weather, the water is calm and warm, is great to spend a few days in and to have some new experience like kitesurf, windsurf, paddle and more

Thank Danielakc
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Playa El Yaque is the beach in Margarita if you're with children (like me) or if you want to practice kite surf or windsurf. I'm from the island, but I currently live abroad and I must say "Playa El Yaque" is one of my favorites....More

Thank DelfinaMolina
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Loved this beach. The tiny waves were perfect for playing in. My friends tried kite surfing here too!

Thank Lgtallie
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We were taken to the high viewing point/area over the beach on our cruise trip by Around the Island Tours which we picked uo when we arrived by tender from Brittania. Felt very safe with this company and great value. we were out around the...More

Thank Kirktoncoll
Reviewed 23 February 2016

If you are looking to practice Extreme beach sports, this is the place!. This beach is located very close to the Margarita Island Airport and because of its location, makes it the safest choice on the island. If you plan to be there, choose to...More

Thank fpitaf
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iamci
Marina for small boat
6 January 2015|
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Response from Richard M |
El Yaque is a wind sports beach, there is no harbor or moorings, shallow water and waves.
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iamci
Where to scuba dive.
6 January 2015|
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Response from Richard M |
No scuba either at El Yaque, the water is shallow, no reefs, great wind so therefore churned up water, visibility is about 5 feet. Great scuba on neighboring islands, El Roche? Probably spelled them wrong.
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iamci
scuba diving
6 January 2015|
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