Located northeast of Bay of Pigs, Playa Larga is one of the best beaches on the south coast of Cuba. It is a true paradise for diving: you can do snorkeling, night diving, open-water scuba diving. It has 13 dive points reachable from the shore. The Ciénaga de Zapata National Park, a Biosphere Reserve, one of the largest crocodiles breeding areas of the Caribbean. Suitable area for excursions, hiking and bird watching. Playa Larga was one of the two beaches invaded on April 17, 1961 by US-backed exiles.