Boqueron Attractions

One of the largest tourist destinations in southwest Puerto Rico, Boqueron is best known for housing not one but two protected wildlife refugees.  In fact, nearly all of the attraction in this town center on nature's bounty.

Beaches

Boqueròn Beach

You'll find a small variety of beaches to consider in and around the area. You can click on the name of each beach for a detailed article concerning that particular stretch of sand.

If you are looking for a snorkeling spot, a location providing that option is Boqueròn Beach. An array of activities and amenities await visitors to Boqueron Beach. Water sports galore are at your fingertips, along with scuba diving, snorkeling, bike rentals, basketball, and cabin rentals.

A second place to consider is Buyé Beach. Backed by several resort properties, brush, and trees, Buye Beach features bright white sand, and waters that vary from clear to deep blue.

Combate Beach: To access Combate Beach, follow Route 3301 past a restaurant called Annie's Place. Here, you will find a free parking area designated for Combate, flanked by mini markets and food stands.

Boqueron and the surrounding areas are home to some other beaches. Take advantage of this extended discussion if you'd like to discover more specifics.

Museums

Assuming you like to become more aware of other people and places, you should consider visiting a museum during your time in Boqueron.

A common landmark for vacationers is Museo Historico de Las Piedras. It is situated in San German, 8.6 mi. East-Northeast of central Boqueron. A tiny museum detailing the history of this otherwise unremarkable area of Puerto Rico, the Museo Historico de las Piedras preserves tales, art, and memories that would otherwise have been forgotten long ago.

The chart below provides more information about a museum nearby.

Museums Near Boqueron
Name Phone Location Island
Museo Historico de Las Piedras (787) 733-2160 8.6 mi. East-Northeast of Central Boqueron Puerto Rico

Miscellaneous Landmarks

Cabo Rojo Lighthouse

Vacationers may enjoy some other interesting places to visit close to Boqueron.

If the functional aspects of maritime life interest you, you should think about visiting Cabo Rojo Lighthouse. You can visit the lighthouse from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday.

Miscellaneous Landmarks Near Boqueron
Name Type Location Island
Cabo Rojo Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.5 mi. South of Central Boqueron Puerto Rico

Natural Attractions

Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge

One of the more popular outdoor attractions is Refugio De Aves De Boqueron. <p>Translated as the Boqueron Bird Refuge, the main purpose of the site is to provide a safe haven for the many migratory and native birds that call the area home for at least a season. Bird watchers can take the opportunity to visit the refuge and try to see some rare birds.</p>

Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge is a second place that's popular with visitors. <p>An official national wildlife refuge of the United States, Cabo Rojo was established in 1974 as refuge for migratory birds and several tropical bird species that call the area home year-round.</p>

These examples are only a few of the options that are available. For more about this topic, navigate to this article.

 

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