Natural Attractions in Yabucoa

Set in a verdant valley that is surrounded by hills on three sides and the Caribbean Sea on the fourth, Yabucoa has all the makings of a great eco-tourist destination.  Intrepid travelers can strike out on their own for days of hiking and exploring sites that include parks, hills, coastal planes, and a nearby wildlife preserve. 

Nature Preserves and Hiking

Humacao Wildlife Refuge

Do you want to spend time outdoors? You might be pleased to know the area has a pair of nature preserves nearby.

Humacao Wildlife Refuge is a nature preserve situated 9.2 mi. Northeast of central Yabucoa . Recently refurbished and renamed, the Humanco Wildlife Refuge is popular amongst birders.

Nature Preserves and Hiking Near Yabucoa
Name Type Location Island
Humacao Wildlife Refuge Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.2 mi. Northeast of Central Yabucoa Puerto Rico


Travelers can experience several parks in and around Yabucoa .

The parks worth looking into are provided in the following table.

Parks In and Around Yabucoa
Name Type Location
Cancha Ernesto Vaquez Diaz Park Patillas, 9.5 mi. West of Central Yabucoa
Parque Angelita Linda Park Patillas, 9.7 mi. West of Central Yabucoa
Parque Del Sol Park Patillas, 9.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Yabucoa
Stadio Rosario Francisco Paoli Park Maunabo, 3.2 mi. South-Southwest of Central Yabucoa

Of course, Yabucoa is home to additional attraction types. Readers can get more details about other attractions by following this link.


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