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. 


Sea Ventures Fajardo Dive Center

If there are some people who enjoy exploring new shops vacationing with you, they can check out a few of the area's 29 retail shops. To reach our complete guide to shopping in and around Luquillo, check out this page.


Juan Diego Falls

You should plan on spending some time exploring the culture, sights and sounds of Luquillo. Vacationers who like being outside might have fun visiting the area's waterfalls and outdoor parks. Go to this extended discussion about area sightseeing attractions if you need more specifics.

Be sure to look at the table just below for details on a firm that can help you get the most out of your sightseeing time.

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


If you love snorkeling there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Luquillo. To find out more about nearby snorkeling opportunities, see this page.


Relaxing for a few hours in a spa might be one of the most memorable parts of your entire vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you might be happy to discover there's one in the area. Use this link to find our article about this topic.


El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort

If you like playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. At a glance, you can see the number of courts available, whether lighting is offered, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning 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 instance, El Conquistador Resort, A Waldorf Astoria Resort offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.


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