Natural Attractions in Patillas

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To the north and east of Patillas, tourists have access to Puerto Rico's mountainous region, while the rest of the town is situated in a relatively flat valley.  Flowing through Patillas are several rivers and creeks which are known for their great inland fishing opportunities, and there are also a collection of city parks that are perfect for getting some fresh air, releasing built up energy, and picnicking.  

Nature Preserves and Hiking

Do you hope to spend more of your vacation time out in the fresh air? You may be happy to find out that the area has an interesting nature preserve nearby.

Bosque Estatal De Carite is a popular nature preserve situated 7.0 mi. North-Northwest of central Patillas. Created in 1935 to protect the increasingly vulnerable watershed from erosion and the growing influence of industry on the island. Its easy access and many trails make it a popular destination for tourists and locals off all kinds that want to take a quick look at the natural side of Puerto Rico.

Nature Preserves and Hiking Near Patillas
Name Type Location Island
Bosque Estatal De Carite Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Patillas Puerto Rico


Visitors can spend some time in one of the many parks in and around Patillas.

The parks worth looking into can be seen here:

Parks In and Around Patillas
Name Type Location
Area Recreativa Real Patillas Park 5.3 mi. Northwest of Central Patillas
Cancha Ernesto Vaquez Diaz Park Central Patillas
Parque Angelita Linda Park Central Patillas
Parque De Pelota Park 7.1 mi. West-Southwest of Central Patillas
Parque Del Sol Park 0.4 mi. East of Central Patillas
Parque Marcelino Blondet Park 7.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Patillas
Stadio Rosario Francisco Paoli Park Maunabo, 7.7 mi. East of Central Patillas

Needless to say, Patillas offers additional attractions. If you need to get more details about other attractions here.


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