Beaches in Fajardo

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In truth, Fajardo is not always visited for its beaches alone, but there are several in town that are more than worth the visit.  These beaches feature calm waves thanks to their location in a natural bay, clean shores backed by tropical palms, and on-shore facilities that include barbecue pits, volleyball nets, and bathrooms.

Pick Your Ideal Beach

There are several beaches to consider visiting in and around the area. Snorkeling is an option at some of these beaches, for those who enjoy this relaxing pastime. Simply click on the name of each beach for a detailed article concerning that particular location.

Seven Seas Beach

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.

Another place to consider is Seven Seas Beach. Seven Seas Beach is located off Carretera Cabezas de San Juan.

Playa Colora: Large black rocks flank the beach which helps to keep it protected from sight and some of the reason so few people know about. The view from the orange and tan shore is of the Fajardo Lighthouse.

The chart right below provides you with more information about the beaches available in and around the area.

Beaches In and Around Fajardo
Name Location Island Coast
Las Croabas Beach Las Croabas, 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico East
Palomino Beach Isla Palominos, 5.2 mi. East of Central Fajardo Isla Palominos South West
Playa Colora 3.0 mi. North of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico North East
Playa Convento 2.8 mi. North of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico North
Playa Escondida 3.0 mi. North of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico North West
Playa Laguna Aguas Prietas 2.6 mi. North of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico East
Playa Sardinera 1.1 mi. Northeast of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico East
Seven Seas Beach Las Croabas, 2.7 mi. North-Northeast of Central Fajardo Puerto Rico East

Bear in mind that Fajardo has other attractions. Click this link to read our discussion of other interesting attractions for Fajardo.

 

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