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Boca Cataavlina, Noord

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Beach · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Have a rest and a swim at Boca Cataavlina, a secluded bay with a white sand beach. Popular with local families and tourists alike, the beach enjoys a reputation for pleasant swimming and snorkeling. With a combination of clear and calm waters, you'll feel like you're in a swimming pool. A great variety of colorful fish live just offshore, including yellow boxfish, cowfish, triggers, and angelfish. Bring water shoes if planning to snorkel, as the bottom gets quite rocky in places. By using our Noord journey planner, you can arrange your visit to Boca Cataavlina and other attractions in Noord.
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  • We came to explore this beach while vacationing in Aruba. It is an easy find along the road going to the California Lighthouse. We found parking easily. The beach is a small opening of sand in.....  more »
  • Don't underestimate this beach stop. Although it doesn't have the Sandy shores of the island you don't miss it because you want to swim in the waters forever. Unlimited snorkeling sights and delights....  more »
  • Great beach. Our favorite for snorkeling on the island. So many reefs. Saw schools of fish of all kinds, starfish, a sea turtle and many other sea creatures.
  • Best snorkeling in Aruba. Absolutely beautiful!

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