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.
The state forest contains many of the amenities that you can expect from a mainland US state forest. While you will find plenty of hiking, you will also find trails specialized for bird-watching, and other outdoor sights. At the park, boaters will be able to find a boat ramp, and kayakers will find the mangroves the perfect area to explore.
Bosque Estatal De Ceiba is located in the vicinity of Fajardo, in Puerto Rico; it is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the southeast of Fajardo.
If you've worked up an appetite during your visit to the wildlife reserve, don't worry -- you will find an impressive array of local dining spots in the general vicinity. The closest place to eat to Bosque Estatal De Ceiba is Star Fish Restaurant, which offers Caribbean dishes. It is only around one and a quarter miles from this wildlife reservation, so stop in and enjoy a meal. The Blue Iguana Mexican Grill & Bar and Salsarita's Fresh Cantina are some more restaurant choices nearby. At Salsarita's Fresh Cantina you and your group can try a bit of Mexican dishes and enjoy the Puerto Rico scene.
Those who are interested in visiting a second wildlife reservation, check out Fero de las Cabezas de San Juan Lighthouse, which is another nearby attraction., situated 1.7 miles to the northeast of this page's attraction. There are some other attractions nearby, including , which is three miles away Las Croabas. You might also think about making the trip to
Wildlife reservations are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.
|--||3.1 mi. (3.7 km)||N||Las Croabas|
|Fero de las Cabezas de San Juan Lighthouse||Other Attraction||4.5 mi. (6.1 km)||N||3.8 mi. Northeast of Fajardo|
|Other Attraction||8.4 mi. (2.3 km)||NW||1.4 mi. West of Luquillo|
|Juan Diego Falls||GeoFeature||9.4 mi. (9.3 km)||W||5.8 mi. South West of Luquillo|
The park is open to visitors only Tuesday through Sunday, from the hours of 9:00am until 5:00pm, so plan accordingly.
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