Bahia Fanduca

Bahia Fanduca is a bay set on the smaller sister island to Puerto Rico, Vieques. Due to its horseshoe shape, as well as the addition of a small reef the waters of this beach are calm, making it a great family locale.

Located on the island of Vieques, Bahia Fanduca is on the East coast of the island, You might think about stopping by even if you aren't staying very close. Vacationers who seek a stunning shoreline in a secluded part of town should consider going off the beaten path to Bahia Fanduca.

How to Access The Beach
Bahia Fanduca is located at the end of a long dirt road through the forest. A vehicle with four wheel drive and excellent suspension is recommended to access this beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Bright white sand lines the shores of Bahia Fanduca, which is backed by miles of thick forest.

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

If you like shores which grant an idyllic haven, then you may want to try Bahia Fanduca; it is hidden away within a less urban area of Vieques.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the East coast of Vieques; this area boasts other attractions such as Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, which is five and a half miles to the west of this spot.

If you want more information on the history of Puerto Rico, there are lots of sites which offer a historic look at the nation. One of the nearest historical attractions is Fortín Conde De Mirasol, which is seven miles to the west-northwest.

If a visit to the Bahia Fanduca isn't enough to keep you busy all afternoon, you'll find the closest ones in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Bahia Fanduca
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse Lighthouse 5.6 W Vieques
Fortín Conde De Mirasol Historical Site 6.8 WNW Vieques
Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery Art Gallery 7.1 WNW Vieques
Punta Mulas Lighthouse Lighthouse 7.2 WNW Vieques
Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Museum 8.8 W Vieques

Cities and Towns

Bahia Fanduca is very close to Isabel Segunda, so a trip into the city is a definite option. Not far away you'll find Isabel Segunda, a city which is a neat region that strikes a balance between island tranquility and urbanization. From the beach, Isabel Segunda is a little ways off, maybe seven miles (11 kilometers) away.


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. Bahia Fanduca is not near very many major hotels, but you may see visitors staying at the few small lodgings in the area.

Since the beach is in a relatively popular tourist area, it is not usually that difficult to find exactly the kind of hotel you're looking for close-by. For vacationers wanting to get a place that's near the beach, the table below lists the closest options to Bahia Fanduca.

Accommodations near Bahia Fanduca
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Hector's by the Sea 6.2 W B & B
Seagate Hotel 6.4 WNW Hotel
Ababor Suites 6.8 WNW Hotel


You might not find any places to eat in the vicinity of this location, so you may choose to pack a lunch for your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Travelers looking for a beach that's right for them on Vieques will have lots of options besides Bahia Fanduca.

Another location you might enjoy is Naguabo Beach, found 25 and a half miles to the west. However, if that's not exactly what you're looking for, Bahia Yoye offers more action, and is closer to other tourist hot-spots. It's found a quarter mile to the north-northeast.

Vacationers may also want to visit Esperanza Beach, which is located eight and a half miles away.

Bahia Fanduca could be the ideal stretch of sand, but it is possible that it may not be the best choice for your family; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Puerto Rico you might like.


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