Beaches in Rio San Juan

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Rio San Juan's beaches promote a romantic atmosphere thanks to their quiet nature, soft sands, and gently rolling waves.  Because this town is not a top tourist destination, it is easy to find stretches of sand which are nearly deserted, which warrants a word of caution about swimming alone.

Pick Your Ideal Beach

You'll discover an abundance of beaches to consider visiting in and around the area. Just click on individual beach names for a detailed guide to that beach.

Playa Rio San Juan

Rogelio Beach: Rogelio Beach is located down a dirt road off Highway 5.

Another place worth considering is Grande Beach. Grande Beach is located at the end of Highway 5.

Preciosa Beach: Just before the more popular Playa Grande in Cabarera is Playa Preciousa. This quiet stretch of sand is often overlooked despite the stunning views.

The following chart summarizes some details regarding the beaches that can be found in and around the area.

Beaches In and Around Rio San Juan
Name Location Island Coast
Caleton Beach 1.2 mi. North of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola North
El Breton 8.9 mi. East of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola North
El Calento de Dario Beach 11.6 mi. East of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola North
Grande Beach 5.1 mi. Northeast of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola North
Magante Beach 6.4 mi. West of Central Rio San Juan the Dominican Republic North
Orchid Bay Beach 11.6 mi. East of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola Northeast
Playa Rio San Juan Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola North
Preciosa Beach 5.3 mi. Northeast of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola North
Rogelio Beach 4.1 mi. West of Central Rio San Juan Hispaniola North

Keep in mind, there are some other attraction types available too. Go to this article which is all about even more attractions if you'd like additional details.

 

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