Activities in Mayagüez

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Home to a large university, Mayaguez is home to a great nightlife scene without being too over the top.  The town itself is best known for having the third largest port in Puerto Rico, thus making it a great home base for all activities that require a boat like pleasure sailing, diving, and fishing.  On land there is some green space to explore and when it comes to sightseeing the university helps to ensure the cultural scene is rich.


Mayagüez Diving

Mayaguez is not considered the best area in Puerto Rico to dive, though there are a few options. Divers just need to beware that waters in the area can get rough at times, so experience is recommended.

You'll find 3 dive operators to choose from. If you want to find out more concerning diving opportunities in this area, can do so by clicking on this link.


Puerto Rico Fishing

Like to go fishing? You might be happy to know there are 3 charter fishing services in this area. To read our page about deep sea fishing, visit this page.


Puerto Rico Golf

Hoping to play golf during your vacation? Mayagüez isn't necessarily a golfing paradise, but there's one golf course to know about. The only course in the area is Club Depotivo del Oeste. Click here to check out our page concerning golf courses throughout Puerto Rico.


If you have some people who love to shop vacationing with you, they're not totally out of luck -- the area has more than 45 retail stores just waiting to be explored. To visit our complete page about shopping in and around Mayagüez, follow this link.


Mayaguez Zoo

Many visitors spend at least a day enjoying the sights and culture of Mayagüez. Among other sights, the area has at least one historic site and various other attractions of interest to visitors Tourists who enjoy the natural environment are likely to have fun visiting the area's waterfall and outdoor parks. To read about other area sightseeing attractions, see this page.

Details concerning a firm that can help you get the most out of your sightseeing time can be seen below.

Sightseeing Services In Mayagüez
Name Type Phone Location Island
Jardin Y Fuentes Del Rector Rum Excursions and Sightseeing Service -- 0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Mayaguez Puerto Rico


Enjoying a spa could be one of the highlights of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you might be happy to discover there are a couple of options in this area. To navigate to our complete page about spas, go to this article.


Mayagüez Resort & Casino

If you like playing tennis your best bet is to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. There are a couple of different properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below may help with your planning. You can view the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Mayagüez
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Mayagüez Resort & Casino 1.6 mi. Northwest of Downtown Mayaguez 3 check
Parador Villa Antonio Rincón, 11.5 mi. Northwest of Central Mayagüez 2 check

For instance, Mayagüez Resort & Casino offers the option of playing in the cool of the evening, when the lights come one.


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