Refugio De Aves De Boqueron

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.

In addition to bird-watching, more adventurous guests can grab a helmet and try out the mountain biking trails at the park that will have riders bouncing, banging, and twisting down winding trails. Some hiking trails are also available.


Located on the western section of the island of Puerto Rico, 1.9 miles south west of Betances, Refugio De Aves De Boqueron happily welcomes local residents and visitors rooming on this part of the island or close by. Whether or not you are staying in this location, you should think about stopping by to enjoy a great time. La Parguera is eight miles (12 and a half kilometers) to the east-southeast.

Nearby Restaurants

There are a multitude of dining options to choose from in the region near this nature preserve. 8 Track Bar & Grill is a is an easy to reach bar and grill and will be of particular interest to visitors looking for a convenient meal. Also nearby, you and your companions will find restaurants including Galloway's and Pizzeria Lykken where you and your party should try a bite of International meals and enjoy the Puerto Rico scene.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find some other activities nearby, including Balneario Publico De Boqueron, which is three quarters of a mile away near La Parguera. Furthermore, you can consider checking out Punta Moja Casabe, which is another attraction nearby.

A wildlife reservation is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.

Attractions Near Refugio De Aves De Boqueron
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Balneario Publico De Boqueron -- 0.8 mi. (13.9 km) W 8.6 mi. West of La Parguera
Punta Moja Casabe -- 3.9 mi. (17.7 km) WSW El Combate
Cabo Rojo Lighthouse Other Attraction 5.6 mi. (15.9 km) SSW 9.9 mi. West of La Parguera
Centro Plaza Lajas -- 6.8 mi. (5.1 km) ENE Lajas

Location: Puerto Rico


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