Activities in Humacao

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Thanks to its location along the coast and the fact that it is home to the largest resort property on the island, Humacao is a top tourist destination in Puerto Rico.  There is nothing thrilling over overly exciting about the town, instead it is the laid back atmosphere and picturesque beaches that bring people in droves.  Favored activities center on the sea like yachting and fishing, while the resort crowd can't get enough of the high end shopping and spa days. 


Humacao Diving

Protected by the Puerto Rico Wall, dive sites near Humacao are much more calm than other sites in the immediate areas, making this town an enclave for beginning and intermediate divers.

There are a couple of in the area. If interested, you can get more details concerning diving in this area, can do so here.


Fishing charters leaving out of Humacao generally head out to the continental shelf, where fish tend to be stronger, faster, and more difficult to catch. This makes the area a great destination for fishermen looking to test their skills.

Thinking about reeling in a big one while on vacation? There are a couple of charter operators located in this area. Click this link to see our page dedicated to this topic.


If your group includes some shopping fanatics they can "discover" a few of the 49 retail stores in the area. Take advantage of this extended discussion if you'd like to learn more about shopping in Humacao and nearby.


Humacao Wildlife Refuge

You really should set aside a day for exploring the culture, sounds and sights of Humacao. Those visitors who like the open air will frequently have a good time at the area's waterfalls and outdoor parks. To read more about area sightseeing attractions, go to this page.


Relaxing for a few hours in a spa might be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you will be happy to learn there's one in the area. Those needing to find out more concerning this topic can do so on this page.


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