Attractions

Three Wise Men Museum

(787-260-08170), Juana Díaz.
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Wed.-Sun.
Features memorabilia of these goodwill ambassadors’ travels throughout the world.

Buena Vista Plantation

(787-722-5882), Ponce.
10:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Wed.-Sun.
Learn about the history of the island’s coffee and corn processing since the 19th century and hike two special trails along Canas River. Reservations required.

Casa Cautiño Museum

(787-866-2506), 1 Palmer St. Guayama.
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Tue.-Sun.
A glimpse of life in the 19th century with original furnishings, paintings, and personal effects.

Charco Azul

(787-747-4510), PR184, Patillas.
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Tue.-Sun.
Once you get to the site, on one side of the road there is a picnic area and on the other side you can follow a trail to a natural river pool.

Coamo Hot Springs

(787-825-6668), PR546 km 1.7, Coamo.
6:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. Mon.-Fri.
The site features two thermal pools with access for people with disabilities, public restrooms and showers, and a food concession area.

Historic Firehouse

(787-284-3338), Plaza Las Delicias, Ponce.
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Daily
This bright red-and-black wooden structure houses antique fire equipment and exhibits.

Isla de Caja de Muerto Nature Reserve

(787-842-8546), Ponce.
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sat. & Sun.
This small island is practically barren, but the beaches, scuba diving, and snorkeling opportunities are wonderful.

Jobos Bay

(787-866-2506), PR707, Guayama.
Call for hours of operation. The trail system allows you to walk through designated areas to observe the lagoons and saltpeter areas.

Olympic Village

(787-824-2200), PR712, Salinas.
Open March to September. Call for hours of operation.
This park is dedicated exclusively to sports and features facilities for virtually all disciplines, a museum of Puerto Rico’s Olympic history, and a family water park.

Ponce Museum of Art

(787-840-1510), Ponce.
10:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Wed.-Mon.
The permanent collection comprises more than 4,500 paintings, sculptures, photographs, drawings, decorative arts, pre-Hispanic and African objects, Puerto Rican folk art, contemporary ceramics, videos, and sound art.

Serrallés Castle Museum

(787-259-1774), Ponce.
9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Thu.-Sun.
Serrallés Castle Museum: A 1930s Spanish Revival-style home built by the Serrallés family of DonQ rum fame.

Tibes Indigenous Ceremonial Center

(787-840-2255), Ponce.
8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Tue.-Sun.
Major site of Igneri and pre-Taíno cultures with a fascinating museum and grounds.

Three Wise Men Museum

(787-260-08170), Juana Díaz.
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Wed.-Sun.
Features memorabilia of these goodwill ambassadors’ travels throughout the world.

Volkyland Museum

(787-267-7774), Yauco.
9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Sunday.
Volkies galore: Bugs from the ’60s and ’70s

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Puerto Rico Tourism Company Information Centers:

Porta Caribe Regional Office:

(787-290-2911 or 787-843-0460)

Serving: Arroyo, Coamo, Guayama, Guayanilla, Juana Díaz, Patillas, Peñuelas, Ponce, Salinas, Santa Isabel, Villalba & Yauco.

Attractions

Jesús Izcoa Moure Bridge (Naranjito Cable-Stayed Bridge)

(787-869-2200), PR5. Open daily.
The bridge crosses La Plata River between the municipalities of Toa Alta and Naranjito. It is the first cable-stayed bridge in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.

Caguana Indigenous Ceremonial Park

(787-894-7325), Utuado.
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Daily
One of the major pre-Columbian sites in the Caribbean with about a dozen ceremonial parks and

countless petroglyphs.

Cemí Museum

(787-828-1241, 787-828-4618), Barrio Coabey, Jayuya.
10:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Daily. Closed on holidays.
The museum features archeological artifacts from the Taíno culture.

Coliseo Las Américas-Sports Museum, Sports Bar and Restaurant

(787-981-9999), Aibonito.
11:00 a.m.-11:00 p.m. Thur.
11:00 a.m.-1:00 a.m. Fri. & Sat.
11:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. Sun.
Features a gallery with permanent exhibits in nine pavilions.

Dos Bocas Reservoir

(787-894-3505, 787-894-3460, 787-879-1838), Utuado.
Enjoy a free boat ride across the lake to one of several restaurants specializing in local delicacies. Restaurants are open weekends.

Guilarte Forest

(787-829-5767, 787-999-2200 x 5610, 5613), Adjuntas.
7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Tue.-Fri.
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sat., Sun. & holidays
Features many hiking trails, a lookout point, campgrounds, and cabins for rent.

Hacienda Tres Ángeles

(787-360-0019), PR129, Adjuntas.
Saturday tours show the entire coffee process —from the farm to the coffee shop.

Luis Muñoz Rivera Mausoleum

(787-857-0230),
Home: 10 Muñoz Rivera St.
Mausoleum: Padre Berríos St. Barranquitas.
8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Wed.-Sun.
The childhood home of patriot Luis Muñoz Rivera, with its restored Pierce Arrow, is now a museum.

Media Luna Recreational Park

(787-695-5550, 787-695-5557), PR167, Comerío.
Call for hours of operation.
Semi-Olympic pool, gazebos, and trails.

Mirador Orocovis-Villalba

(787-867-5000)
9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m Wed.-Sun, Holidays
A superb lookout point where you can see some of the island’s southern towns. Has a children’s playground and picnic area.

Monte Choca State Forest

(787-859-2046), PR808 Palos Blancos, Corozal.
Call to schedule visit. A tropical wet forest with miles of trails, a small museum, restrooms,rivers, and a lagoon.

San Cristóbal Canyon

(787-697-1911, 787-722-5834), Barranquitas / Aibonito.
A spectacular volcanic rift with two rivers running through it and several waterfalls. Nature & Adventure tour operators can take you on adrenaline-filled excursions.

Toro Negro Forest & Lookout Tower

(787-999-2200 x 5610, 5613, 787-867-3040), Orocovis.
7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Tue.-Fri.; Sat., Sun. & Holidays
Explore its five hiking trails (one leads to a lovely waterfall and another to the breathtaking lookout tower), kayak in one of its two lakes or stay at its campsite.

ToroVerde Nature Adventure Park

(787-867-7020), Orocovis.
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Daily.
Perfect for adrenaline junkies, there are eight zip-line adventures and/or excursions.
Reservations recommended.

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Puerto Rico Tourism Company Information Centers:

Ochoa Bldg., 500 Tanca St., Old San Juan:

(787-721-2400 x 3901, 3902, 3904 or 3905)

LMM International Airport Tourism Office:

(787-721-2400 x 5216, 5217, 5218 or 5219)

Serving: Adjuntas, Aguas Buenas, Aibonito, Barranquitas, Cayey, Ciales, Cidra, Comerío, Corozal, Florida, Jayuya, Lares, Morovis, Naranjito, Orocovis & Utuado

Attractions

Punta Tuna Lighthouse

(787-861-3675), PR7760, Maunabo.
Wednesday-Sunday 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Punta Tuna Lighthouse offers a spectacular view of the Vieques Passage, Punta Yeguas, and Punta Toro. It also features a small museum. Enjoy cooling breezes and beautiful ocean views from its surroundings.

Balneario La Monserrate


(787-889-5871), PR3, Luquillo.
Call for hours of operation.
This beach features a wide coastline and calm waters.

Balneario Playa Flamenco

(787-742-0700), PR251, Culebra.
6:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. daily.
Spectacular crescent-shape beach with clear waters and fine white sand.

Balneario Seven Seas


(787-863-8180), PR195, Las Croabas,
Fajardo. 8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. daily.
Spectacular crystalline and calm waters. Camping is allowed and trailer area is available.

Balneario Sun Bay


(787-741-8198), Barrio La Esperanza, Vieques.
8:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Wed.-Sun. & holidays
Enjoy the white sand, turquoise water, and green areas with beautiful natural views.

Caguas Botanical & Cultural Garden

(787-653-8991), Between Caguas & Aguas Buenas.
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Thu.-Sun.
This showplace of tropical plants and artwork has a small lake, stream, and a replica of a typical farm.

Culebra Wildlife Nature Refuge

(787-742-0115), Culebra.
7:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Daily.
Visitors are only permitted at Cayo Luis Peña and Culebrita. Spectacular diving and snorkeling, it also is a paradise for bird-watchers, nature lovers, and photographers. Accessible by water taxi and private boat.

El Polvorín Museum

(787-617-8517), PR250 towards Zoni Beach, Culebra.
10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Fri.-Sun.
Mon.-Thur. by appointment
It is a small museum where you can learn the history of Culebra through a video and objects on display.

Fuerte Conde de Mirasol Museum

(787-741-1717), Isabel Segunda, Vieques.
8:30 a.m.-4:20 p.m Wed.-Sun.
Houses the Vieques Historical Archives and Radio Vieques. Art exhibit, fantastic architecture, and amazing photo opportunities of the island.

Humacao Wildlife Reserve

PR3, Humacao.
7:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m Mon. & Tues.
7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Wed.-Fri.
9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Sat., Sun. & Holidays
Its many trails are perfect for walking, biking, and bird-watching.

La Cordillera Nature Reserve

(787-999-2200), Fajardo.
Includes the cays of Icacos, Diablo, Lobos, and La Barranquilla, as well as the islands of Palomino, Palominito, and others. All offer fun day-trip opportunities.

Las Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve

(787-722-5882), Fajardo.
Tours Wed.-Sun. by appointment only.
The gorgeous Fajardo lighthouse crowns this nature reserve. The area’s ecotour is one of the island’s best nature experiences.

Laguna Grande Bioluminescent Bay

Fajardo. Daily trips.
Best seen on a moonless night, the water’s micro-organisms create natural bioluminescence.
Different ecotour operators offer kayak trips.

Mosquito Bay Nature Reserve

(787-999-2200), Vieques.
An unforgettable nighttime experience awaits visitors who can witness microscopic dinoflagellates sparkling like diamonds with their characteristic natural bioluminescence.

Piñones Forest

(787-791-7750 Permits, 787-999-2200), Loíza.
7:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Daily.
Its six-mile boardwalk is perfect for walking or biking through a mangrove forest while enjoying local flora and fauna. For bycicle rentals and tours, call 787-253-9707.

El Yunque National Forest

(787-888-1810), PR191, Río Grande.
El Portal Visitors’ Center is open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
The tropical rainforest is an ecological delight with miles of well-marked trails, lookout towers, waterfalls and exotic flora & fauna.

Puerto Rico Tourism Company Information Centers:

Ochoa Bldg., 500 Tanca St., Old San Juan:

(787-721-2400 x 3901, 3902, 3904 or 3905)

LMM International Airport Tourism Office:

(787-721-2400 x 5216, 5217, 5218 or 5219)

Serving: Canóvanas, Caguas, Ceiba, Fajardo, Gurabo, Humacao, Juncos, Las Piedras, Loíza, Luquillo, Maunabo, Naguabo, Río Grande, San Lorenzo & Yabucoa

Vieques Information Center at Antonio Rivera Rodríguez Airport:

(787-741-2300 or 800-866-7827).
Serving: Vieques

Culebra Information Center:

(787-742-1033 or TTY 787-742-0808).
Serving: Culebra

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