A day trip to this small, sandy island about a mile off the coast of Guánica is a “must do” for any visitor looking to get away from civilization. The water around the deserted island is clear and warm, making it perfect for swimming and snorkeling.
Guánica Dry Forest Reserve
Encompassing 1,000 acres and home to a wide range of endangered species, the Guánica Dry Forest Reserve is crisscrossed by miles of well-maintained trails and is a bird-watcher’s paradise.
Once a convent and school, Porta Coeli, or “Doorway to Heaven,” is one of the oldest churches in the Americas and the most famous attraction in the historic town of San German.
San German Surf & Fun Water Park
Known as the premier water park on Puerto Rico, this 21-acre family-friendly fun park features a massive wave pool, ten waterslides, beach volleyball, a surfing wave and an island sand beach surrounded by a 1,200-foot lazy river.
Bioluminescent Bay at La Parguera
One of Puerto Rico’s top natural attractions, this body of water off the coast of La Parguera is known for the millions of tiny microorganisms that produce a chemical spark of light when disturbed in the water. At night, they light up the water with a brilliant display of green and white luminescence.
Plaza del Caribe Mall
This enclosed shopping area in nearby Ponce is the largest mall in southern Puerto Rico with upscale shops, restaurants and a movie theater.
Yauco Coffee Haciendas
Journey high into the cool, mist-shrouded mountains for a behind-the-scenes view of Puerto Rico’s coffee plantations and an in-depth look into the planting, harvesting and roasting processes.
Situated eight miles off the Ponce coastline, the 1.5-mile Coffin Island (or Isla Caja de Muertos) nature preserve features beautiful sandy beaches, exhilarating hiking trails, a lighthouse and a cave.
Ponce Art Museum
The Ponce Art Museum, or Museo de Arte de Ponce, is home to over 3,000 artifacts and artworks spanning five centuries. An architectural masterpiece designed by Edward Durrel Stone, it is the finest museum in the Caribbean.
Costa Bahia Hotel & Conference Center
Exit 205 Road 127 Km 8.6, Guayanilla, 00656,Puerto Rico