Laguna Joyuda

One of only two natural reservoirs in Puerto Rico, Laguna Joyuda is a popular spot for fishing and birding.


Laguna Joyuda is located on the island of Puerto Rico, 3.7 miles north-northwest of Cabo Rojo; it is to the south-southwest of Mayagüez.

Nearby Restaurants

You won't face any difficulties finding a meal before or after your visit to this lagoon, since you can find an exceptionally large selection of food offerings within traveling distance. Steak N' Sea Restaurant, which dishes out Tex-Mex fare, is very close-by, making it a great option for lagoon visitors. Also close-by, you and your group will find options like Little Caesar's Cabo Rojo and McDonald's Mayaguez Mall where you and your party will be able to try a bit of American dishes and enjoy the local foods and culture of Puerto Rico.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that enjoy lagoons, and are interested in visiting others, might consider a trip to Laguna Bocanasilla and Laguna Guaniquilla; the first of which is a mile and a half to the north-northeast of Laguna Joyuda. You'll find at least one or two additional attractions in the area, including Reserva Natural Laguna De Joyuda, which is a half mile away near Mayagüez. Furthermore, you can think about visiting Parque Del Litoral, which is another nearby attraction.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never get bored. The closest attractions are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Laguna Joyuda
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Reserva Natural Laguna De Joyuda -- 0.6 mi. (8.7 km) SE 5.4 mi. South-Southwest of Mayagüez
Parque Del Litoral -- 5.1 mi. (0.8 km) NNE Mayagüez
Parque Suau -- 5.4 mi. (0.6 km) NNE Mayagüez
Plaza Colón -- 5.4 mi. (0.6 km) NNE Downtown Mayaguez

Location: Puerto Rico


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