Fajardo Attractions

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Home to the largest marina in the Caribbean and an important ferry launch, Fajardo is a place where people are always coming and going, and they usually do it by sea.  Those who decide to stay awhile will quickly discover that the town consists of one of the most important nature reserves on the entire island of Puerto Rico, several beaches that are great snorkeling spots, and even a casino.


Seven Seas Beach

You will discover a large selection of beaches to choose from in and around the area. Snorkeling is an option at some locations, for visitors who enjoy the underwater scene. Just click on the name of the beach for more detail concerning that specific beach.

If you are looking for a place to snorkel, a beach worth considering is Playa Sardinera. Playa Sardinera is a balnierio in Dorado on the north coast of Puerto Rico. The beach has a roped off area for swimming, which protects visitors from the abundance of boats entering and exiting the harbor.

A second alternative that beach-goers can consider is Las Croabas Beach. There are several beaches in the town of Las Croabas, which is situated along the east coast of Puerto Rico. Theses beaches are known for their dangerous rip tide, and tend to be jumping off points for boating and kayaking more so than swimming.

Playa Laguna Aguas Prietas: After miles of forestry, Playa Laguna Aguas Prietas appears as a clearing along the north coast of Puerto Rico. This locale is perfect for visitors who want to enjoy quiet and seclusion.

Needless to say, you will find plenty of additional choices for beaches in and around the area. For more in formation concerning beaches available, use this link.

Miscellaneous Landmarks

Guests can discover some other worthwhile sites to visit close to Fajardo.

If the functional aspects of life by the sea intrigue you, you might enjoy visiting Fero de las Cabezas de San Juan Lighthouse. Many people visit this lighthouse for a climb to the top for one of the most breathtaking views on the island. You can also explore the surrounding Nature Center and follow the trails mapped out around the lighthouse.

Miscellaneous Landmarks Near Fajardo
Name Type Location Island
Fero de las Cabezas de San Juan Lighthouse Lighthouse 3.8 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico

Natural Attractions

Juan Diego Falls

Bosque Estatal De Ceiba is one of the outdoor tourist attractions that's worth a visit. Very close to the city of Fajardo and Ceiba, the Bosque Estatal de Ceiba is a popular destination for anyone looking to take part it outdoor activities while on the island. Visitors will find plenty of people enjoying the forest with a hike, looking out for birds, or heading to the mangroves and fishing.

Another attraction that needs mentioning is Cayos De La Cordillera Nature Reserve. The natural reserve does not itself offer any activities, however many people find it a great place just to explore. Many of the tour groups in the area will have options that take you here, so if you are interested, just ask them.

Fajardo has other choices too. If you need to get more information concerning natural attractions in and near the area, can do so by visiting this page.


Puerto Rico Casinos

Travelers do not generally stay in Fajardo for its gambling opportunities, but there is one such place nearby, Wyndham Rio Mar Casino. Part sports bar, part casino, the Wydham Rio Mar Casino offers guests the opportunity to play a few games, then kick back in the bar with a cold drink and watch the game. Guests making their way around the table games and slot machines enjoy complimentary beverages as well as assistance from a knowledgeable and friendly staff.


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