Puerto Rico Island, the island in the caribbean with unforgettable beaches.
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Have you ever heard about Puerto Rico? I think you might but let me tell you more about this beautiful island in the Caribbean. If you are looking for all types of landscapes, that is mountains, surrounded by waterfalls and tropical forest together with paradisal beaches, this is the place to go! In this article, I am going to tell you about the top seven beaches of Puerto Rico. Let’s go!
- Flamenco Beach, Culebra.
Located at the North Cost of Culebra Island, this place offers white sand beaches with clear crystal calm water. By many it is considered one of the most beautiful beaches of all the Caribbean! It extends for a mile, and it is surrounded by the National Wildlife Refuge. Green mountains, palm trees and an incredible coral reef decorate the place. This combination gives the place a mystic atmosphere, which is perfect for relaxing. It invites you live the present and enjoy the moment! Perfect to go with families and friends because of its service since it has bathrooms, places to eat, lifeguards and camping areas.
2. Monserrate Beach, Luquillo.
If you are looking for water sports and entertainment together with beautiful beaches and a great number of facilities, this is the place to go! It is ideal for kayak, windsurf, flyboarding among other sports. Just 31 miles away north-eastern from San Juan you get to Luquillo and so, to Monserrat Beach. It is also only 6 miles away from National Forest “El yunque”, the largest tropical forest of Puerto Rico. A magic place with rivers, waterfalls, ideal for trekking and camping.
3. Boqueron Beach, Cabo Rojo.
This beach is well known because it is a perfect spot to enjoy its beautiful an unforgettable sunset. It is distinguished by its young and happy atmosphere, by its artistic festivals and extraordinary panoramic views. Palm trees and mangroves are everywhere, being the habitat of a great biodiversity. Cabo Rojo is known as the “Seafood Capital” or “Tourism Capital”. So, if you are a seafood lover, you must go to Cabo Rojo! As most beaches in Puerto Rico, Boqueron also offers many facilities which makes it even more interesting to visit!
4. Sun Bay Beach, Vieques
Vieques Island is the third largest island. It provides shelter to a National Wildlife Refuge that has forests, beaches, coastal lagoons mangroves and an archaeological heritage. Sun bay is one of its best beaches with transparent waters and thin white sand. But the thing about this beach is that it is the gateway to the bioluminescent bays. This natural phenomenon is not something you see everyday and it must be something no one can forget about it. Don´t you think so?
5. El Escambron Beach, San Juan
Located at the heart of the metropolitan area, just a few steps away from the historic city of Old San Juan, one of the oldest in America, and the most frequented tourist area on the island. This beach is surrounded by hotels and restaurants, and it is connected, by a breach with the Luis Muñoz Rivera park, a perfect place to go with children. For those water sport lovers, this is another spot to practise them. It seems that this metropolitan beach is ideal for all ages.
6. Guillian Island, Guanica
This island is only five minutes away by boat. The trip is really fun! There are mangroves all around surrounded by crystal clear calm waters. It is like being in a swimming pool. A lot of fishes can be seen. There are two canals of turquoise waters, three meters deep, which are perfect for swimming, snorkelling and kayaking. If you do not have anything to eat, don’t worry! There are lots of places to eat and have a drink!
7. Crash Boat Beach, Aguadilla
Travellers everywhere adore this beach. Who is not going to love that enormous, calm, turquoise sea? It is a great place to dive and snorkel, especially around its iconic bridge. Young people and families usually come to this beach. There are showers, tables, beach items and places to buy food. It is really beautiful and interesting to see the colourful ships of the fishermen who come to this place to earn a living for their families.
These seven beaches are only the beginning of a long list of paradisal places Puerto Rico has to offer being a small island in the Caribbean. In another article, I will continue going throw other beautiful, blow minding attractions that you must visit when coming to Puerto Rico. Trust me, you won´t regret it! Meanwhile, if you want to have more information about Puerto Rico, please visit our website… you can also follow us on facebook to learn more about us… I hope by now, I am helping you decide your next holidays! See you!