Hotel Poza Rica Centro

Hotel Poza Rica Veracruz

Av. 2 Norte y 10 Oriente, Col. Obrera, Poza Rica de Hidalgo, Veracruz

Beaches closest to Poza Rica

Las playas más cercanas a Poza Rica

Of all the beaches in northern Veracruz, Poza Rica is the most centrally located beach area, here we tell you which are the closest:

1. Barra de Cazones

In Cazones, the best known and most popular beach is the barra de Cazones, 43 km away from Poza Rica. Here the Cazones river meets the sea. Nearby you will find places to eat, spend the day with the family and a good place to go fishing or snorkeling.

Other beaches you can find a little further south of Barra de Cazones are Playa Azul and Playa Boquilla in Rancho Nuevo.

2. Chaparrales

In Cazones you will also find Chaparrales beach, one of the most beautiful beaches in the Gulf, it is a perfect beach if you are looking for a little more privacy because it is less crowded, it stands out for the amount of shells that you can find in the sand. There is also a sea turtle sanctuary that releases several species of turtles every year.

To get to Chaparrales you have to cross the river Cazones by raft, you can cross by car, cab or motorcycle.

3. Playa Escondida

Playa Escondida is located 48 km from Poza Rica and is a place that is completely worthwhile. It is located between two cliffs full of vegetation and its access can only be done walking, by boat or on horseback. It is a very private and natural destination.

4. Tecolutla

Located 58 km from Poza Rica, this beach abounds in vegetation and you can observe many crabs, herons and turtles are released. By boat you can visit its estuaries, canals and mangroves.

5. Playa de Tuxpan

In Tuxpan, 50 km from Poza Rica you can find activities for the whole family. Tuxpan Beach and Barra Galindo is one of the most popular beaches on weekends and during Holy Week and holidays.

6. Costa Esmeralda y Casitas

Estas playas están a 75 km de distancia de Poza Rica entre las localidades de Tecolutla y Nautla. Sus Playas son de arena suave y oleaje tranquilo, perfectas para recorrerlas en lancha donde puedes practicar actividades como pesca deportiva o esquí acuático.

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