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Playa Puerto Nuevo

Playa Puerto Nuevo — Located on the north coast, in Vega Baja, about 45 minutes west of San Juan, it is just beautiful. Sometimes called the Balneario of Vega Baja, or Balneario Puerto Nuevo, it is has something for everyone. The beach is golden sand and is protected from the violent northern swells by huge […]

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Luquillo Beach

San Cristobal Canyon – located between the towns of Aibonito and Barranquitas, this volcanic canyon is the Yosemite of Puerto Rico. It is a mystical place that is filled with towering granite walls, enormous waterfalls, secret swimming holes, rare plants, insects, and animals. If you are a scientist, photographer, hiker, naturalist, historian, geologist, or lover […]

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San Cristobal Canyon

San Cristobal Canyon – located between the towns of Aibonito and Barranquitas, this volcanic canyon is the Yosemite of Puerto Rico. It is a mystical place that is filled with towering granite walls, enormous waterfalls, secret swimming holes, rare plants, insects, and animals. If you are a scientist, photographer, hiker, naturalist, historian, geologist, or lover […]

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Guanica Biosphere Reserve

Guanica Biosphere Reserve — On Puerto Rico’s southwest coast (west of the regional town of Ponce) is the lush Guanica Biosphere Reserve (Guanica, P.R.) — 9,900 acres of seaside delights. You can focus on watery adventures with snorkeling gear or a kayak, or stay on land with a hike through subtropical forests. Keep your eyes […]

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Arecibo Observatory

Arecibo Observatory (PR-625, Arecibo)– If this space-age facility deep in the mountains of northwest Puerto Rico looks like something from a sci-fi movie, it is. Contact, with Jodie Foster was filmed here, along with the James Bond spy thriller GoldenEye. Located within the municipality of Arecibo (toward the northwest coast of the island), the radio […]

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Hacienda Campo Rico

Hacienda Campo Rico (Avenida Campo Rico, Carolina) — located at the end of Campo Rico Avenue East (a.k.a. Roberto Sanchez Vilella Avenue or Country Club), Hacienda Campo Rico offers visitors ATV (all-terrain vehicle) 4-track tours within its 2,200 acre ranch. Visitors are given a quick course on how to operate the machines and explained the […]

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Cambalache State Forest

Cambalache State Forest (Bosque Estatal de Cambalache) – located between the regional towns of Arecibo and Barceloneta, the Cambalache State Forest offers a lovely oasis for picnics and gatherings, and it has several miles of trails designed for enjoying nature via mountain bike or walking. This is one of the few places in Puerto Rico […]

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Las Cascadas Waterpark

Las Cascadas Waterpark (Highway 2 km 126, Aguadilla) — this is the largest water park on the island. The park has attractions for all ages: a wave pool, a passive river and a children’s area with slides, pools and other attractions suitable for their age. For those who want to test their strength there is […]

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Cueva Ventana

Cueva Ventana (“Cave Window” in English) — is a large cave situated atop a 800 ft. high limestone cliff in Arecibo. The cave overlooks the Río Grande de Arecibo valley. It is visible from PR-123 but is accessible from a trail that begins adjacent to a Texaco gas station located along PR-10. The Disney Channel […]

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Parque de las Cavernas del Rio Camuy

Parque de las Cavernas del Rio Camuy — located about one hour west of San Juan, Rio Camuy Cave Park, a collection of limestone caves, is one of just a handful of spots in the world where you can see so many natural formations in one park. This 268-acre sight features cathedral cave with its […]