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Las Pocitas Beach

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Address: Mancora, Peru
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51998139711
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Best beach in Peru

Beautiful , warm calm seas with rock pools and friendly residents Much more up market than mancora Lovely restaurants , clear sands No hawkers not as many dogs and animals etc

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Ashy108
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful , warm calm seas with rock pools and friendly residents Much more up market than mancora Lovely restaurants , clear sands No hawkers not as many dogs and animals etc

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are just walking be carefull because there is not beach with high tide and you can´t swim due to it´s full of rocks

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful, silent, cozy beach. Long stretch, so always a nice quite spot you can find. We walked for 15 minutes, away from Mancora side, and found some nice beach chairs we could use when we bought a drink. The water has a perfect temperature and its clean. A grwat day out. A tuktuk from Mancora costs 7 sol (3 people).... More 

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Pucon, Chile
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Really tranquil and silent,an endless coastline with white sand. There's not much to do though, just relax and enjoy the sea.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

If you are looking for a quiet, less crowded place to relax in Mancora area, then this is the right place to go. You can catch a "moto taxi" from Mancora, they charge you between 5 and 7 soles. The place is cleaner than other beaches in Mancora, there is very few people here in the mornings. enjoy this place... More 

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1 Thank Joselyn S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

It's tranquil. If you want to get away from the crowdy main beach. Nearby are one of the best hotels.

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Thank fermosos l
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

The most beautiful beach in Mancora. No loud music and a view on wales and turtles in the sea! Just take the Tuktuk and for 5 soles they drop you off at this beautiful beach.

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The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed just outside Mancora (in the northern part) and the beaches there are not as nice as las pocitas. We took a Moto taxi for 5 soles every day to go to las pocitas, then stayed in front of one of the hotels (los corales). As long as you order something at their bar you can use their facilities... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Las pocitas is a nice long beach, it's a few kilometers from mancora but within walking distance (less than an hour). There are many hotels with private sunbeds, which we used after telling the bartender, we will buy a drink afterwards. It's quiet and you can enjoy yourself without many distractions. But the water is pretty cold, at least during... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Nice place to sit and sip on a glass of pisco sour while you enjoy the protection of the rocks from the waves and take in the scenery and the abundant bird life. Saw vultures and 2 blue footed boobies!

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