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Chachalacas Beach

Barra de Chachalacas, Veracruz, Mexico
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Authentic Mexican beach experience

A typical beach full of typical Mexican beach experiences. You can "rent" a table by buying drinks... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
kitty k
Santa Rosa, California
Good fun, but don't expect anything relaxing

The beach was dirty and the sea unappealing. Most of the people parked their cars on the beach and... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Mexico City, Mexico
via mobile
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  • Terrible3%
26 Feb 2017
“Authentic Mexican beach experience”
16 Dec 2016
“Good fun, but don't expect anything relaxing”
Barra de Chachalacas, Veracruz, Mexico
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

A typical beach full of typical Mexican beach experiences. You can "rent" a table by buying drinks and foods from a vendor. They come to your table and offer seafood and drinks. We had wonderful drinks served in pineapples. Lots of different kinds of vendors...More

Thank kitty k
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

The beach was dirty and the sea unappealing. Most of the people parked their cars on the beach and blasted reggaeton from the speakers all afternoon. There is also the constant sound of motorbikes and quads whizzing past you. Then you get the local vendors...More

Thank alexdavid2202
Reviewed 27 January 2016

I was here in a January day. Not too many people. The ir was so clean and crisp. I saw the sun set in the mountains and the moon rise from the Ocean. Can it get any better?

Thank DorisV660
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Love this clean and little known to foreigners beach. It terms of local beaches this one is definitely the cleanest due to its location north of Veracruz (City). If you're into guided fauna-watching-boat rides, you'll find plenty of opportunities to do so here. A nice...More

1  Thank findmeelsewhere
Reviewed 6 February 2015

We rented quad bikes and had a fantatic time there, even though it was raining during half of our stay. Simple accomodations nearby but that shouldn't be an issue if you're the outdoorsy type.

1  Thank Bernardogn
Reviewed 24 December 2014

The beach is nothing out of the ordinary for a beach in the Gulf. The four-wheeler ride, though, is super nice! It is not that expensive considering you are out there about 2 hours. The coastline is very beautiful and there are no swimming guests...More

Thank Lizet T
Reviewed 19 August 2014

This beach is good enough if you live nearby, but not if you have to take a plane to get there. I think it´s good enough to go for the weekend, but not to stay for a whole week.

1  Thank ioserg
Reviewed 4 August 2014

Impressive sea and dunes, with no tourists (especially no foreigners) around. It is possible to take some hiking paths behind the dunes in a small forest. We enjoyed the nature, tasty food in the only one open bar and warm, powerfull sea waves.

Thank MildaC
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Really pretty, if you are willing to walk a while to get away from the long open stretches where ATV's wail up and down the beach.

1  Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
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