Top things to do

Museum in Playa Girón

Museo de Playa Girón

This museum with its gleaming glass display cases evokes a tangible sense of the history of the famous Cold War episode that unfolded within rifle-firing distance of this spot in 1961. Across the street from Villa P…
Dive Site in Playa Girón

Cueva de los Peces

If you don't fancy diving in the sea, head to the Cueva de los Peces, a 70m-deep cenote (flooded tectonic fault) on the inland side of the coast road halfway between Playa Larga and Playa Girón. It's a pretty spot a…
Dive Site in Playa Girón

Punta Perdiz

Punta Perdiz is a snorkeling and diving spot, 10km north of Playa Girón, where you can glide out from the shore in fish-tank clarity water to a world of coral and tropical treasure. There's a boat-shaped restaurant …
Beach in Playa Girón

Caleta Buena

Eight kilometers southeast of Playa Girón is Caleta Buena, a lovely protected cove perfect for snorkeling and kitted out with another diving office. The CUC$15 admission includes an all-you-can-eat lunch buffet and …
International in Playa Girón

Bar-Restaurante El Cocodrilo

The ultimate après-dive spot in Playa Girón is an opened-sided beach-shack-style place opposite the approach road to Hotel Playa Girón. It looks fun from the outside and doesn't usually disappoint. Warm up with a co…