Most visitors head to Boqueron having heard tell of the gorgeous beaches, but there is an attraction that rivals this the sun and sand. This town is also home to not one, but two nature preserves which tourists are welcome to tour and explore. One is home to several species of endangered birds, while the other is one of seven state forests.
Do you enjoy being seeing the local flaura and fauna? You may be happy to find out that the area has quite a number of nature preserves in and nearby.
Refugio De Aves De Boqueron is a nature preserve situated in Boqueron. 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.
Adventurers looking to find a another great natural attraction will enjoy exploring choices like Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge. During the winter months, visitors will be given a prime opportunity to spot the endangered yellow-shouldered blackbirds, the primary residence of the wildlife refuge. The site has stations built up specifically to offer good views of the animals, so you should catch a glimpse of something, even in the summer months.
Punta Pitahaya Nature Area: Visitors to the area will be met with a variety of different activities that they can partake in and enjoy. Some of the initial sights will be of the pebble-stone beach, full of little cliffs, mangroves, and other areas that offer an authentically natural opportuity for people to explore.
You can look through this table if you want more information.
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.1 mi. Southeast of Central Boqueron|
|Bosque Estatal De Boquerón||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.5 mi. Southeast of Central Boqueron|
|Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.5 mi. South of Central Boqueron|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.5 mi. South West of Central Boqueron|
|Punta Pitahaya Nature Area||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||6.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Boqueron|
|Refugio De Aves De Boqueron||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Central Boqueron|
Visitors can visit one of the many parks in and around Boqueron.
The parks available can be seen in the table below.
|Park||1.2 mi. South of Central Boqueron|
|Park||10.0 mi. East-Northeast of Central Boqueron|
|Park||7.1 mi. East of Central Boqueron|
|Park||9.4 mi. East-Northeast of Central Boqueron|
|Park||9.5 mi. East-Northeast of Central Boqueron|
|Park||4.1 mi. South West of Central Boqueron|
|Park||10.0 mi. East-Southeast of Central Boqueron|
Another fun idea is to visit some of the more popular area land formations. Fully natural attractions like these in Boqueron are shown in the chart below.
|Bay||1.7 mi. West-Southwest of Central Boqueron|
|Bay||2.6 mi. Northwest of Central Boqueron|
If you are seeking a wider variety of points of interest beyond what's offered in this category, you should find others. Follow this link to check out our page dedicated to other interesting attractions for Boqueron.
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