Activities in Fajardo

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It is the natural beauty around Fajardo the serves as this small coastal town's greatest asset.  Days are easily spent out sightseeing and visiting nature preserves, participating in various watersports like scuba diving, and of course, kayaking across the famed bioluminescent bay at night.

There are also a number of activities sponsored by local resorts.  These include enjoying spa treatments, playing golf, spending some time at a waterpark, playing tennis, and even signing up for dance lessons, cooking classes, and yoga retreats.  Of course, you can't go without mentioning that this town is the island's boating capital, and there are a number of marinas that allow visitors to sail in from international waters as well as hire charters to take them out for pleasure sailing. 


Sea Ventures Fajardo Dive Center

A little rougher than many Caribbean dive sites, Fajardo is not a location for beginning divers - especially with easier and higher quality sites in the area. Still, for divers looking for a quick plunge, Fajardo can meet your needs. Additionally, from here you can take a ferry over to Culebra or Vieques, where diving options can be a bit stronger.

You'll find several dive services and at least 6 different dive sites to choose from. Follow this link to see our page concerning diving opportunities in this area.


The coastal city of Fajardo is a good spot to get in some fishing. With some small islands just offshore, fisherman will be able to try many different locations during their trip, increasing their chance of catching their target.

Like to go fishing? You'll be glad to learn 3 charter fishing services operate from this area. Anyone needing to get more information about fishing in this area can do so on this page.


Rio Mar Country Club River Course

Hoping to spend some time on the greens? You'll be pleased to learn several golf courses The courses in the area are El Conquistador Resort & Country Club, Rio Mar Country Club River Course, and Rio Mar Country Club Ocean Course. To get additional information concerning the course simply click on the course name. For more about this specific topic, navigate to this article about golf courses throughout Puerto Rico.

Sailing and Boating

View this table to see firms that can help you spend some time on the open water.

Boating Opportunities In And Around Fajardo
Name Phone Location
Catamaran Getaway (787) 550-3138 Central Fajardo
East Island Excursions Puerto Rico (787) 860-3434 3.4 mi. South of Central Fajardo
Erin Go Bragh (787) 860-4401 3.4 mi. South of Central Fajardo
Salty Dog (787) 717-6378 0.9 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo
Serenity Sea Tours (787) 435-1358 1.2 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo
Spread Eagle II (787) 887-8821 Central Fajardo

If you'd like to learn about charter operators and local marinas go to this page.


If there are some people who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they might enjoy browsing some of the 35 retail stores in the area. You can read this article if you're interested in learning about shopping in Fajardo and nearby.


Juan Diego Falls

You should plan on spending a day soaking in the culture, sounds and sights of Fajardo. Those visitors who like being outside might enjoy the area's waterfalls and outdoor parks. To find out about other area sightseeing attractions, visit this page.

Take some time to look through this table for details on a firm that will help you have a great time enjoying the local sights.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Fajardo
Name Type Phone Location
El Portal Rainforest Center Nature Tourism Service (787) 888-1880 7.5 mi. West of Central Fajardo
Janice Travel & Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (787) 801-0055 Fajardo
Kayaking Puerto Rico Kayaking Service (787) 435-1665 1.3 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo
Pure Adventure Excursions and Sightseeing Service (787) 202-6551 Las Croabas, 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo
Yokahu Kayak Trips Kayaking Service (787) 604-7375 Las Croabas, 2.5 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo


If you are thinking about snorkeling on your vacation there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so during your vacation in Fajardo. Click on this link to see our discussion of local snorkeling opportunities.


Relaxing in a spa could be one of the highlights of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to discover there are a couple of options located in this area. Navigate here to view our guide to this topic.


El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort

If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. You can view the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Fajardo
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort Las Croabas, 2.1 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo 7 check
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa 8.0 mi. West-Northwest of Central Fajardo 11 check check
Las Casitas Village, A Waldorf Astoria Resort 1.9 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo 7 check

For instance, El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

Take a look at the table below for information concerning other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Fajardo
Name Type Phone Location Island
Casa del Mar Snorkeling Tour Operator (787) 860-3483 Central Fajardo Puerto Rico
Catamaran Travelers And Adventures Bio Bay Kayak Jet Ski Rental Service -- 1.3 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico
Elenas Snorkeling Snorkeling Tour Operator -- Central Fajardo Puerto Rico
Palomino Stables Horseback Riding Site -- Isla Palominos, 2.1 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo Isla Palominos
Pure Adventure Snorkeling Tour Operator (787) 202-6551 Ceiba, 4.8 mi. South of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico

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