Among the most anticipated sights to see in all of Puerto Rico are the diverse beaches. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.
Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which have the potential to affect your visit. You're bound to find an option that suits you in the following table. Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:
|El Gallito||--||--||2.2 mi. West of Vieques Town|
|Garcia Beach||--||--||3.3 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Caracas Beach||--||--||3.5 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Bahia Tapon Beach||--||--||3.6 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Puerto Ferro Playita||--||--||3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Pata Prieta||--||--||3.7 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Sun Bay Beach||--||--||3.8 mi. South-Southwest of Vieques Town|
|Navio Beach||--||--||3.9 mi. South of Vieques Town|
|Media Luna Beach||--||--||4.0 mi. South of Vieques Town|
|Esperanza Beach||--||--||4.2 mi. South-Southwest of Vieques Town|
|La Chiva||--||--||4.4 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Laguna Algodones Beach||--||--||4.4 mi. East of Vieques Town|
|Mosquito Beach Pier||--||--||4.5 mi. West of Vieques Town|
|Secret Beach||--||--||4.8 mi. East-Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Playa Negra||--||--||4.9 mi. South West of Vieques Town|
The most convenient one to visit is El Gallito. Sitting just outside some of the most tourist friendly areas on Vieques, the convenient Gallito Beach is easy to reach while still being free of major crowds. Anyone looking for a quick getaway and a beach more relaxed is sure to find El Gallito a good match.
If instead you're interested in a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Caracas Beach might be worth a visit. Perfect for anyone looking for a remote beach, not only is Caracas not on mainland Puerto Rico, it is also inside a national wildlife refuge. Nature lovers and eco-tourist will love the tranquil beaches and the all natural surroundings.
Travelers who are interested in finding out more about what is close by might want to know how many miles the adjacent town or city is from their accommodations. Hix Island House is situated in the southern outskirts of Vieques Town.
The table below lists some of the areas near Hix Island House.
|Barriada Monte Santo, Vieques||1.1||SW|
|Cayo Luis Pena||13.2||NE|
|Culebra Pueblo, Isla de Culebra||14.5||NE|
|Isla de Culebra||15.5||NE|
|Ceiba, Puerto Rico||15.8||NW|
|Quebrada Seca, Puerto Rico||16.0||WNW|
Tourists who prefer to stay active and on-the-go during their stay on Vieques will find that Hix Island House is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. In fact, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Fortín Conde De Mirasol, and . Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is .,
For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest listed in the following table.
|Lighthouse||--||--||3.8 mi. South-Southeast of Vieques Town|
|Fortín Conde De Mirasol||Historical Site||--||--||Vieques Town|
|Vieques National Wildlife Refugee||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||3.3 mi. East of Vieques Town|
|Punta Mulas Lighthouse||Lighthouse||--||--||0.4 mi. North of Vieques Town|
|Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust||Museum||--||--||Esperanza|
|Museum||--||--||5.1 mi. South West of Vieques Town|
|Historical Site||--||--||6.3 mi. South West of Vieques Town|
|Historical Site||--||--||7.0 mi. West-Southwest of Vieques Town|
If you're searching for somewhere a little different to visit, Fortín Conde De Mirasol might be what the doctor ordered. Built in 1845, Fortin Conde De Mirasol was eventually turned into a prison and place of execution for many prisoner. Near complete ruins by the late 1900's, the Institute of Puerto Rican Culture restored the complex, finishing in 1991.
Learning about nearby accommodations is oftentimes a great way to get a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find plenty of other destinations to learn about in the vicinity, as this section of Vieques has a wide range of resorts and hotels to choose from. Get details about all of the area's hotel booking possibilities by reading the following table.
|Casa De Amistad||--||--||Vieques Town, Vieques|
|--||--||Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Seagate Hotel||--||--||0.7 mi. East of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Bravo Beach Hotel||--||--||0.5 mi. North of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Hector's by the Sea||--||--||1.0 mi. Southeast of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Casa La Lanchita||--||--||0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Arabor Suites||--||--||0.8 mi. Northeast of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|W Retreat & Spa - Vieques Island||--||--||1.3 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Crow's Nest||--||--||1.8 mi. South West of Vieques Town, Vieques|
|Martineau Bay Resort And Spa||--||--||2.0 mi. West of Vieques Town, Vieques|
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