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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  • Nice relaxing ambiance as it's a tourist attraction. Great food options but If you are looking to experience true "Trini" Culture visit higher up at Tyrico Bay. Trini's love to cook or carry their own...  more »
  • Great baked and shark. Calm and relaxing Environmental. The view before getting to the beach is awesome.  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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