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In this area you will find one of the most important ecosystems in Cuba and the largest marsh in the country.
Zapata exhibits a virgin and privileged landscape, with well preserved flora and fauna. The Zapata swamp is the shelter of the Cuban crocodile. In its fresh waters is the manatee, a pre historic fish. In its seas is the manjuarí, the single herbivore water mammal in the planet.
The Bay of Pigs is in the Zapata Peninsula, a place filled with history and where the first defeat of imperialism in America took place in 1961.
Here you will also find Playa Larga and Playa Girón, which are great to practice diving for the proximity of diving points.
In cenotes or flooded caves the Horizontes Chain offers the practice of cave diving, also possible in the nearby area of Caleta Buena.