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Seven Mile Beach picture in Cayman Islands
Seven Mile Beach picture in Cayman Islands
Seven Mile Beach picture in Cayman Islands
Seven Mile Beach picture in Cayman Islands
Seven Mile Beach picture in Cayman Islands
Seven Mile Beach picture in Cayman Islands

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For several years now, Seven Mile Beach has been lauded as one of the Caribbean's best beaches. Take one glance at this crescent-shaped shore and one sniff of the soft, coral sand and you'll easily understand why. Many of Grand Cayman's best resorts are situated on Seven Mile, and there are a number of casual beach bars and restaurants, a playground, restrooms and showers to boot. What's more, it's also a great spot to try snorkeling for the first time – the clear water allows snorkelers to see the vibrant fish and beautiful coral. 

Recent visitors enjoyed the calm waves and soft sand even though there were heavy crowds. Reviewers say Seven Mile Beach is one of the most beautiful places in the world, affording ample opportunities to snorkel and stand-up paddleboard, as well as build sand castles and take long walks.  

This public beach sits just north of George Town on Grand Cayman. It's free to enjoy, though services and amenities cost extra.

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#1 Seven Mile Beach (Grand Cayman) For several years now, Seven Mile Beach has been lauded as one of the Caribbean's best beaches. Take one glance at this crescent-shaped shore and one sniff of the ... Read more » eric laudonien / Getty Images

#2 Stingray City (Grand Cayman) Located in the North Sound area of Grand Cayman, Stingray City is the most popular attraction on any of the three Cayman Islands. Travelers insist it's a tourist trap ... Read more » Stephen Frink / Getty Images

#3 Kittiwake Shipwreck & Artificial Reef (Grand Cayman) The USS Kittiwake was an ex-U.S. Navy submarine that served for more than 50 years before it was sunk off the coast of popular Seven Mile Beach in Grand ... Read more » EXTREME-PHOTOGRAPHER / Getty Images

#4 Eden Rock & Devil's Grotto (Grand Cayman) Just south of Seven Mile Beach and approximately 46 feet below the surface are Eden Rock and Devil's Grotto, two of the most popular diving spots on Grand Cayman ... Read more » Amanda Nicholls/Stocktrek Images / Getty Images

#5 Mastic Trail (Grand Cayman) If you're a nature lover, you should definitely add the Mastic Trail to your list of Grand Cayman must-dos. The trail is a 200-year-old gravel path that winds through ... Read more » Patrick Gorham / Cayman Islands Department of Tourism

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