Culebra National Wildlife Refuge's Luis Pena Cay

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Taking up Luis Pena Cay, this wildlife refuge serves as a safe haven for many of Puerto Rico's native animal and plant life. If you are feeling adventurous you can explore the reserve.

Location

Culebra National Wildlife Refuge's Luis Pena Cay is located on the western edge of the island of Isla de Culebra; it's to the west of Culebra Pueblo.

The refuge can only be reached via boat or kayak.

Nearby Restaurants

There are numerous eateries to select from in the neighborhood immediately near this wildlife reservation. The nearest eatery to Culebra National Wildlife Refuge's Luis Pena Cay is El Meson de Goyita, which serves Creole fare. El Meson de Goyita is maybe about a mile and a half away from the nature preserve, so stop in and enjoy a meal. Also within a short distance, you and your companions will have restaurants like Café Delizioso and El Batey Bar de Papa providing you with a number of eating options.

Nearby Attractions

Travelers who are a fan of wildlife reservations, and are interested in visiting others, should consider going to Culebra Nature Reserve and Culebra National Wildlife Refuge; the first is two miles to the north of this page's attraction. Additional local activities include Flemenco Tank, which is two miles away Isla de Culebra. You might also want to consider making the trip to Culebra Museum, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

If a visit to the Culebra National Wildlife Refuge's Luis Pena Cay isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Attractions Near Culebra National Wildlife Refuge's Luis Pena Cay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location Island
Flemenco Tank Historic Site 2.0 mi. (3.6 km) N 2.2 mi. Northwest of Culebra Pueblo Isla de Culebra
Culebra Museum Museum 3.2 mi. (2.0 km) E 1.2 mi. East of Culebra Pueblo Isla de Culebra
Culebra Museum of History Museum 3.3 mi. (2.2 km) E 1.4 mi. East of Culebra Pueblo Isla de Culebra
Culebrita Lighthouse Other Attraction 6.8 mi. (7.9 km) E Culebrita Culebrita

More Information

Hours

The refuge is open to the public daily during daytime hours.

Cost

There is no cost to visit the refuge.

Location: Luis Pena Cay, Isla de Culebra

Phone

(787) 742-0115

 

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