Bosque Estatal De Ceiba

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.

Location

Bosque Estatal De Ceiba is located in the vicinity of Fajardo, in Puerto Rico; it's 1.6 miles to the southeast of Fajardo.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most enjoyable options while spending some time exploring the area is sharing fare at a restaurant within traveling distance of Bosque Estatal De Ceiba. Star Fish Restaurant, which sells Caribbean food, is also the most convenient dining option from the wildlife reservation. The eatery is a brief ways off, but far-removed enough that you may decide to make plans for taking advantage of a viable means of transportation to travel there. Also nearby, you will have eateries such as The Blue Iguana Mexican Grill & Bar and Salsarita's Fresh Cantina where you and your group can try a bit of Mexican dishes and enjoy the local foods and culture of Puerto Rico.

Nearby Attractions

If you are interested in seeing another nature preserve, seek out Cayos De La Cordillera Nature Reserve, situated 1.7 miles to the northeast of Bosque Estatal De Ceiba. Other types of local attractions include Parque La Juventud, which is three miles away Las Croabas. Also, you might consider heading to Fero de las Cabezas de San Juan Lighthouse, which is another nearby attraction.

If a visit to the Bosque Estatal De Ceiba isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, the most nearby attractions are in the following table.

Attractions Near Bosque Estatal De Ceiba
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Parque La Juventud -- 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
Parque Damaso Rivera 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

More Information

Hours

The park is open to visitors only Tuesday through Sunday, from the hours of 9:00am until 5:00pm, so plan accordingly.

Location: the vicinity of Fajardo, Puerto Rico

Phone

(787) 860-5268

 

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