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.
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 several dive services in the area. Follow this link to view our page regarding diving in this area.
If you have some folks who enjoy window shopping vacationing with you, they may be interested to know that there are more than 56 retail stores to browse in this area. To find out about opportunities for shopping in Mayagüez, visit this page.
You might want to set aside a day for exploring the sights and sounds of Mayagüez. Among other things, the area has at least one historic site and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Travelers who like the open air will often have fun visiting the area's waterfall and outdoor parks. To visit our complete guide to sightseeing attractions and opportunities, visit this page.
The following table lists some key facts concerning a firm that can help you have a great time sightseeing.
|Excursions and Sightseeing Service||--||0.6 mi. North-Northwest of Downtown Mayaguez|
|Travel and Tour Operators||(787) 833-3752||Mayagüez|
Relaxing in a spa might be the highlight of your vacation. If you enjoy going to spas, you might be happy to discover there are several options. To read a more detailed discussion of this topic, visit this article about spas in this area.
If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. There are a couple of different properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following list can help with your decision making process. At a glance, you can see the number of courts available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to read more about the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Mayagüez Resort & Casino||1.6 mi. Northwest of Downtown Mayaguez||3|
|Parador Villa Antonio||Rincón, 11.5 mi. Northwest of Central Mayagüez||2|
For instance, Mayagüez Resort & Casino offers the option of playing after dark, in the cool of the evening.
The table below lists some key facts concerning one other type of activity.
|Bowling Center||(787) 833-9707||Mayagüez||Puerto Rico|
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