Suggested 1week itinerary to Cayo Largo
DAY 1 : Embark at Cienfuegos marina. Depart yacht berth for night cruise through the Caribbean tropical waters to Cayo Largo (75nm)
DAY 2 : Arrive Cayo Largo Marina before lunch. On the way, stop for snorkelling at the two big coral reefs off Cayo Ingles or Cayo Hijo de los Ballenatos. Anchor off and explore in your dinghy the fine white beaches, snorkelling and diving spots on and near Cayo Largo. Night in the marina or anchor near Playa Sirena beach.
DAY 3 : Early morning visit to Cayo Iguana ( 2 nm from Cayo Largo). Cruising west with a stopover at the excellent beach of Playa Rosario with nearby coral reef for snorkelling. Anchor near Canal del Rosario (35nm), which offers protection against all prevailing winds.
DAY 4 : Visit Cayo Cantiles reserve with monkeys and other wildlife. Sail north via Canal del Rosario on shallow turquoise waters of Golfo de Batabanó, on the way visit of lobster and fishing centres of Cayo Travesia or Cayo Flamenco. Anchor near Diego Pérez Lighthouse (40nm).
DAY 5 : Sail to Cayos de Dios, Sal or Guano del Este. Snorkel at coral reef with wide variety of fish and shellfish. Anchor for the night near Guano del Este lighthouse (35nm). In the northwest of Cayo Guano there is a small beach and coral reef for snorkelling.
DAY 6 : Weighing anchor in early morning hours, sailing east to Guajimico (45nm), a narrow cove with a small hotel with restaurant and swimming pool.
DAY 7 : Return to Cienfuegos (15nm).