Maracas Beach, Port of Spain

Just outside Port of Spain, Maracas Beach attracts visitors with its scenic white-sand beach surrounded by mountains. The beach is renowned for its famous huts that sell "shark and bake," deep-fried shark meat baked in dough. Relax in the thick shade of palm trees, soak up some sun, and enjoy the views of the aquamarine waters contrasting the verdant hills. Driving up to the beach, you'll encounter a panoramic viewpoint and a shop that sells traditional sweets. Put Maracas Beach and other Port of Spain attractions into our Port of Spain tour planning site , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Excellent beach atmosphere, great service from Livin Trini chair and umbrella rentals, delicious food from Richard's Bake & Shark  more »
  • Travelled up for a weekend getaway! Check out Asha's ..The best there is for food. Very clean and delectable food!  more »
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  • Maracas is a beautiful beach....wonderful for family 'limes'...interactions and for relaxation.
  • Light waves with a lot of beach front for blankets. Chairs and umbrellas are available for rent. Various stalls have food and drinks for purchase.
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