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Isla Margarita and Sucre Surfing

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Just 40km (25mi) off mainland Venezuela, Margarita Island emerges out of the warm water of the Caribbean Sea, showcasing beautiful beaches, majestic mountains and verdant valleys. Rather than attracting eco-tourists, this rich natural backdrop overlooks a hedonistic, beach-going, tax-free shopping, party orientated crowd. While the social life is hardcore, the surfing is not, but provides a small wave, warm water option for those looking for good times under the sun. With a swell window reduced by the Caribbean islands, Venezuela has to rely on easterly windswells and long distance North Atlantic swells wrapping around the West Indies. These swells come with regular onshore winds on the exposed coast but if it picks-up enough, the northwest tip of the island will receive clean surf. Heading west, away from the festive side of Margarita, a causeway crosses the marshes and lagoons of a national park before reaching the Macanao Peninsula. Here the lush vegetation disappears to leave deserted landscapes that end in steep cliffs or isolated beaches.
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24 - 28°C
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25 - 30°C
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26 - 31°C
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25 - 29°C
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+ Island and mainland surf
+ Beautiful white sand beaches
+ Tourist heaven, great nightlife
+ Perfect weather
- Always small
- Windy and choppy conditions
- Unstable Political situation
- Not so cheap
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Guide icon Forecast icon Playa Parguito 3ft 6secs 70° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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Guide icon Forecast icon Playa Copey Star 4.5ft 9secs 70° 10mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Right Pointbreak Sand 8
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Guide icon Forecast icon Puerto Cruz 1ft 10secs 27° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Right Pointbreak Uneven Reef 8
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Guide icon Forecast icon Rocky Point (Margarita) Grey Star 3ft 6secs 70° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Guacuco Grey Star 3ft 6secs 70° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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Guide icon Forecast icon Taguantar 3ft 6secs 70° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Las Salinas Grey Star 3ft 6secs 70° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Punta ballena Grey Star 3ft 6secs 70° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Punta Arena 0ft 0secs 0° 20mph Cloudy No Reports Available. No Data Available No Data Available No Data Available
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Guide icon Forecast icon Carúpano Star 4.5ft 9secs 70° 10mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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Guide icon Forecast icon Playa Caribe 1ft 10secs 27° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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Guide icon Forecast icon Playa El Agua Grey Star 3ft 6secs 70° 19mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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NE - E South Westerly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Punta de Guiria Star 4.5ft 9secs 70° 10mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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Guide icon Forecast icon Pui Puy Grey Star Grey Star 5ft 9secs 69° 9mph Fair No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 8
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NE - E Southerly All Tides
Guide icon Forecast icon Funeral Point Grey Star 4ft 6secs 60° 20mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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Guide icon Forecast icon Chacopata Grey Star 3ft 6secs 70° 12mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Submerged Reef Peaks Uneven Reef 8
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Guide icon Forecast icon La Esmeralda Grey Star Grey Star 4.5ft 9secs 70° 10mph Cloudy No Reports Available. Beachbreak Peaks Sand 6
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Guide icon Forecast icon Chaguarama Grey Star Grey Star 5ft 9secs 69° 9mph Fair No Reports Available. Submerged Reef Peaks Uneven Reef 8
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