Are you looking for a true paradise in Cuba? The Cayo Santa Maria Beach is an excellent choice. You will enjoy the tranquility and peace that this place has to offer. You can find blue green waters and pearly sand. It's much easier to reach this place because of the causeway that connects the island to the Caribbean Territory.
If you love snorkeling and exploring the underwater world, this majestic place will surely provide you that kind of experience. If you take a drive from Santa Clara, it will take around 1 1/4 hours. The causeway is 50 kilometers to the Cuban mainland.
You need to be aware that there are no local residents in the island and so you will have the island to yourself (and to some tourists as well). The only people found in the island are the hotel staffs.
There are many islands in this area and you can explore them through the Catamaran Cruise. The cruise will pass the islets and also makes stops for swimming and snorkeling. You will enjoy the shallow water where the corals and fishes are found. The cruise will also stop over Playa Megano where you can enjoy eating chickens and lobsters.
While you're there, you can stay at Villa Las Brujas and the Sol Cayo Santa Maria. You will love the coconut palms and the tranquil atmosphere there.
It's very easy to reach this beautiful place. You can just drive around in your car and you can already spend a memorable and fun vacation at Cayo Santa Maria Beach.