Playa Arriba

Playa Arriba

Good for Relax
 / 10 Pleasant
#1 out of 1
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Beach surroundings


  • SNX 11.8km
  • Terminal Caribe Tour... 22.3km
  • Estación Mamá Tingó,... 85.1km


  • Las Canitas 370m
  • Santo Domingo 93.1km

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Questions and answers

What is the water and sand quality of the Playa Arriba?

The coastline of Playa Arriba is covered with gray sand. It's relatively clean, the surface is pure and unmixed. The water near the beach is blue-green.

What are the key activities at Playa Arriba?

For the main activity - sunbathing, there are no sun loungers on the Playa Arriba, so you need to take personal items with you and there is no natural shade, so be careful on a hot day.

Is the Playa Arriba good for swimming?

The entrance to the water is gentle, the bottom is comfortable. The prevalence of sharks in the area is low.

Playa Arriba is fully protected from waves.

There are a lot of boats in the bay.

Is the Playa Arriba good for families?

Family travelers should consider the following features of the beach. On the beach, there are minimal sufficient amenities such as sun loungers or beach bar. It's covered with sand and the entrance to the water is gentle.

Is the Playa Arriba secluded and good for relaxing?

There are several buildings near the beach. During the high season, the beach can get very crowded, making it an unsuitable place for those looking for a relaxing holiday.

Is there any food or beverages in the area of Playa Arriba?

The bar is located right on the Playa Arriba.

How far is the Playa Arriba from parking?

The Playa Arriba has a parking spot. It is not very large, so in high season it can be busy. The approximate distance from parking is less than 100 metres.

What is the best time of the year to visit Playa Arriba?

The month with the highest temperature in Playa Arriba is September. Its average value reaches 29°C. The warmest sea is in September, the average value is 30°C. The coldest month is January with air temperature 26°C and water 27°C. See more details in weather section.

Is the beach good for sunbathing?

Playa Arriba (Dominican Republic) is not fully equipped for sunbathing. However, if you are not picky and are willing to spread out on a towel, you can sunbathe here as well. The natural shade will allow you to hide from the scorching sun in the peak of its activity. Well, the photos of our visitors will be the best proof of that, all the available photos of the beach are above.Playa Arriba (Dominican Republic) is a place for true nature lovers, but if you like sunbathing on the beach, then this location is not the best option. There are no sunbeds and umbrellas, and even there is no natural shade to hide you from the scorching sun. From positives, the presence of sand, on which you can sit comfortably. But do not forget sunscreen for this place, such a recommendation is relevant. Photos of the beach you can see above. All photos are taken by our visitors personally.

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