Activities in Luquillo

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Home to what many locals consider to be the best beach in Puerto Rico, Luquillo is 40 minutes away from San Juan and a great destination for those who want to escape busy crowds without being so far away that easy access to favored attractions is out of the question.  Aside from lying on the beach, top activities include hiking the trails of the El Yunque Forest, horseback riding, taking an ATV tour, and getting in a bit of shopping. 


Puerto Rico Diving

You'll find dive operators to choose from. You can read this article dedicated to diving opportunities in this area if you want to discover more facts.


Kon K'lma Fishing Charter

Like fishing? You'll be pleased to know 3 charter fishing services operate from this area. You can go to this page regarding nearby fishing options if you want additional information.


Rio Mar Country Club River Course

Want to play some golf on vacation? There are two area golf courses. The courses in the area are Rio Mar Country Club River Course and Rio Mar Country Club Ocean Course. For more information concerning the course simply click on the name of the course. Click to check out our page regarding golf courses throughout Puerto Rico.


Sea Ventures Fajardo Dive Center

If you have some shopping fanatics vacationing with you, they might enjoy browsing a few of the 29 retail shops in the area. If you want detailed information on shopping in and around Luquillo, you can do so by following this link.


Juan Diego Falls

You might want to set aside some time for experiencing the sights and sounds of Luquillo. Tourists who like being outside frequently enjoy the area's waterfalls and outdoor parks. You can go to this extended discussion regarding area sightseeing attractions if you'd like to find out additional information.

The table just below summarizes a few details regarding a firm that will help you enjoy some great sightseeing.

Sightseeing Services Near Luquillo
Name Type Phone Location
Carabali Rainforest Park Excursions and Sightseeing Service (787) 889-4954 3.0 mi. West of Central Luquillo
El Portal Rainforest Center Nature Tourism Service (787) 888-1880 3.8 mi. South West of Central Luquillo
Kayaking Puerto Rico Kayaking Service (787) 435-1665 5.8 mi. East-Southeast of Central Luquillo


Kayaking Puerto Rico

If you like to go snokeling there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so during your vacation in Luquillo. Take advantage of this extended discussion dedicated to nearby snorkeling if you want to learn better details.


Relaxing for a few hours in a spa just might be the highlight of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you will be happy to discover the area has one. For more in-depth coverage of places to relax in this area visit this page.


El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort

If you enjoy playing tennis your best bet is to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. You can view the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other details. Click on the names to read more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Luquillo
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort Las Croabas, 6.1 mi. East of Central Luquillo 7 check
Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa 2.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Luquillo 11 check check
Club Melia 5.7 mi. Northwest of Central Luquillo 3 check

For example, El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort has 6 swimming pools where you can cool off after a game.


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