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 several beaches to consider visiting in and around the area. For more detail concerning any of these beaches click on the names of the ones you are intrigued by.

Playa Rio San Juan

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

Another location for beach-goers to consider is Grande Beach. Set on the Dominican Republic's north coast is Grande Beach, a unique beach in that it is popular for both swimming and surfing. The summer months is when the waters are calm enough that swimmers can enjoy the water without being pummeled by waves, while the winter months are perfect for surfers who want to catch waves of u to 12 feet.

Preciosa Beach: Preciosa Beach is set just off Highway 5. Exit the highway at a dirt road where you can park in a clearing after the trees.

The beaches in and around Rio San Juan are listed here:

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

Of course, you will find other attraction types available too. To see our detailed guide to other attractions, use this link.

 

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