3 Beautiful Puerto Rican Beaches You Must Visit
Puerto Rico features more than 270 miles of beautiful coastline and an array of beach options for your preferred taste.
Whether you like a more secluded beach or a more developed beach near the city – there is an option for everyone.
No matter your preference, you will be able to hit the beach on your trip to Puerto Rico!
Now here are some of your options so bust out that bikini and get ready to work on your tan and take in some beautiful natural settings!
- Luquillo Beach
This beautiful beach is located 30 miles east of San Juan and is well-known for its warm and shallow waters. It typically attracts many families with children so be prepared for a family friendly beach.
Good things to know about this beach: you will find bathrooms, lifeguards, and local vendors who sell various snacks and refreshing drinks here. There is a camping area – if you are interested in camping.
If you are going to stay in the area then you can visit one of the most popular natural attractions: El Yunque National Rainforest is located right behind Luquillo Beach.
- Ocean Beach Park
This beach is a less crowded beach with laid back vibes than the rest. It is conveniently located near the airport and old San Juan.
This beautiful mile-long stretch of beach is also great if you are into water activities such as kite-surfing, paddle tennis, or beach volleyball.
The main local vendor at Ocean Park Beach that you must visit for a snack is Pamela’s. You can buy tasty sandwiches at affordable prices.
- Isla Verde
Isla Verde is the most popular beach in Puerto Rico. Isla Verde is close to some of the finest hotels and high-end resorts. Some people spend their whole vacation here because of its close proximity to their hotel. Meanwhile, others come for one of the main attractions which is people-watching – you never know what you may see at the beach!
Expect to find locals and tourists at Isla Verde. The good thing about this beach is that there are plenty of dining options and beach facilities available. If you are interested in a night out, Isla Verde is a short walk from plenty of nightclubs, bars, lounges, and casinos. There is something for everyone here!
What beautiful Puerto Rican beach are you going to check out on your visit? Let us know in the comments!