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  • Guánica, with one of the most spectacular bays in Puerto Rico, offers beautiful beaches, hiking, diving, snorkeling and forest areas. A unique dry forest, the Guánica Dry Forest is an important international ...
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Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa > Accommodations/Hotels > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa
  • Copamarina Beach Resort & Spa
  • 800-468-4553, 787-821-0505, 787-821-0070FX
  • $235-1000, 106 Units
  • Rt 333 Km 6.5 Guánica PR
  • A 20-acre beachfront resort on a 3/4-mile-long beach. New furnished villas sleep 6, with kitchen & veranda. Bodyderm Spa, watersports, tennis & Dive Copamarina. Open-air dining for breakfast and lunch. 2 adult pools, 2 children's pools & 2 Jacuzzis. (expand)
  • Info: Air conditioned, Beach, Cruise Ship Specials, Health/Exercise Facilities, Honeymoon Packages, Internet WiFi, Meeting Facilities, PRTC Endorsed, Pool, Restaurants/Clubs, Rooms, Spas, Suites, Tennis, Villas, Watersports
Parador Guanica 1929
  • Parador Guánica 1929
  • 787-821-0099, 787-821-1842FX
  • $90-160, 27 Units
  • Rt 3116, Ave. los Veteranos Km 2.5 Guánica PR
  • Beautiful historic site with views of Ensenada Bay. Originally built for executives of the sugar plantation. Now fully remodeled with modern facilities. Our restaurant offers exquisite dishes and drinks. Two new pools and a basketball court. (expand)
  • Info: Air conditioned, Honeymoon Packages, Meeting Facilities, PRTC Endorsed, Paradores, Pool, Restaurants/Clubs, Rooms
Ferry to Offshore Islands
  • Ferry to Offshore Islands
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 333, first south turn east of Copamarina Beach Resort Guánica PR
  • This is the small ferry used to visit Gilligan's Island or Ballena Cay. There is parking next to the dock. (expand)
  • Guánica Artisans
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Guánica PR
  • Ceramics, wood turning and traditional candies. (expand)
  • Info: Ceramics, Other Arts and Crafts, Wood Turning
  • Salitre
  • Public Plaza San Juan PR
  • "Salitre" by Julio Suárez. (expand)
  • Bahia de Guánica
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • 25 de julio St. end (Malecon area) Guánica PR
  • Narrow and surrounded by hills this is one of the deeper, better protected bays of Puerto Rico. (expand)
Biblioteca Pública de Ensenada > Attractions/Sights > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
  • Biblioteca Pública de Ensenada
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Lajas Rd. Guánica PR
  • Tours by appointment only. Call City Hall. (expand)
Central Guánica Ruins > Attractions/Sights > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
  • Central Guánica Ruins
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 325 toward Playa Santa Guánica PR
  • Ruins of a sugar mill once owned by the South Porto Rico Sugar Company. At one point it was the largest sugar mill in Puerto Rico, and included their own railroad, medical facilities, stores and school. (expand)
El Faro Ruins
  • El Faro Ruins
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 333 Km 3.9 Guánica PR
  • Ruins of a Spanish lighthouse. The walls and core to the light are still standing, but the immediate area is fenced off. Part of the Guánica Dry Forest. (expand)
  • Info: Lighthouse
  • Fuerte Caprón
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • South of town along Rt 333, in the Guánica Dry Forest. Guánica PR
  • This fort was built in 1898 by the US Armed forces. It was named in honor of the first North American soldier killed in Cuba during the Spanish-American War. (expand)
Guayacan Tree Hike
  • Guayacán Tree Hike
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 334 Guánica PR
  • Take this hike to the 400-year-old Guayacán tree in the Guánica Dry Forest. About 2 km east of Copamarina look for green gates on both sides of the road. Follow the path through the north gate; the path to the tree is clearly marked. (expand)
Hacienda Santa Rita
  • Hacienda Santa Rita
  • 787-856-1476, 787-821-2810FX
  • Rt 116 & Rt 1116, Bo. Santa Rita Yauco PR
  • Religious Museum of the Congregation of Fátima, Madre Dominga. Historic building with beautiful gardens. (expand)
Iglesia San Antonio de Abad > Attractions/Sights > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Iglesia San Antonio de Abad
  • Iglesia San Antonio de Abad
  • 787-821-2147, 787-821-2777
  • Plaza Manuel Jiménez Guánica PR
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  • La Pared/The Wall
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Guánica PR
  • A 20-mile-long coral reef wall that runs parallel to the coast from Guánica to Cabo Rojo. A perfect spot for divers. (expand)
  • La Piedra Histórica
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • 25 de Julio St. Guánica PR
  • This stone, found when building Rt.333 in 1955, was a marker painted by the US Armed Forces (3rd Battalion, Engineers) when they entered Puerto Rico from the beaches in Guánica in 1898 during the Spanish-American War. (expand)
Malecon
  • Malecón
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Esperanza Idrách Ave. Guánica PR
  • The La Piedra Conmemorativa and the harbor with a small fleet of fishing boats. (expand)
Plaza Manuel Jimenez
  • Plaza Manuel Jiménez
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • 25 de Julio St. Guánica PR
  • (expand)
  • Puente La Hamaca
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 332, Bo Ciénaga Guánica PR
  • A foot bridge (c 1950) off Rt 332, Bo Ciénaga. Used to be used as a short cut across the (old) Guanica lagoon. (expand)
Ballena Cay
Balneario de Caña Gorda > Beach > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Balneario de Cana Gorda
  • Balneario de Caña Gorda
  • 787-821-5676
  • Rt 333 Km 5.8 Guánica PR
  • Just west of Guánica, one in a string of five beaches adjacent to the Guánica Dry Forest. (expand)
  • Info: Balneario
Gilligan's Island > Beach > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Gilligan's Island
  • Gilligan's Island
  • 787-821-4941, 787-721-5495, 787-721-5984FX
  • Rt 333, access by ferry just east of Copamarina San Juan PR
  • Part of the Dry Forest Reserve, a few hundred meters offshore. Very popular, especially on the weekends. $6 per person fee for transportation. (expand)
Playa Jaboncillo > Beach > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
  • Playa Jaboncillo
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 333 Km 3.1 Guánica PR
  • The clearly marked turnoff leads to a small cove and beach area. (expand)
Playa Manglillo Pequeño > Beach > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Playa Manglillo Pequeno
  • Playa Manglillo Pequeño
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 325 to the end, then east on the shoreline to the end. Guánica PR
  • Part of the Guánica Dry Forest. There is a small admission charge at the gate. (expand)
  • Info: Entrance Fee
Playa Santa
  • Playa Santa
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 325 to the end, then west on the shorline to the end. Guánica PR
  • Very popular beach area. (expand)
Playa la Jungla > Beach > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Playa la Jungla
  • Playa la Jungla
  • 787-821-2777
  • Rt 325 to the end, West of Playa Santa Guánica PR
  • The name Jungla (Jungle) is due to the varied vegetation & dirt road, there are some BBQ and camping areas, but no other facilities. (expand)
Sector Atolladora > Beach > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Sector Atolladora
  • Sector Atolladora
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Rt 333, east of Copamarina 2.7 Km Guánica PR
  • Cove on the road. Clearly marked. (expand)
Sector Tamarindo > Beach > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Sector Tamarindo
  • Sector Tamarindo
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • End of Rt 333 Guánica PR
  • Large beach and recreation area. (expand)
Festival del Juey > Events > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Festival del Juey
  • Festival del Juey
  • From: 2015-06-12 To: 2015-06-14
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Malecón de Guánica Guánica PR
  • A culinary festival, presenting a variety of crab dishes. (expand)
Fiesta de la Puertorriqueñidad > Events > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
  • Fiesta de la Puertorriqueñidad
  • From: 2014-11-14 To: 2014-11-16
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Guánica PR
  • A celebration of the Puerto Rican culture, held in various parts of the city with cultural events, music and folkloric dances and exhibits of the town's history. (expand)
Fiesta del Pueblo de Guánica > Events > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
  • Fiesta del Pueblo de Guánica
  • From: 2015-07-17 To: 2015-07-19
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Guánica PR
  • A very popular celebration, similar to a patron saint festival. (expand)
Guánica Dry Forest > Forests > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Guanica Dry Forest
  • Guánica Dry Forest
  • 787-821-5706, 787-999-2200 ext 5158
  • Rt 333 to Rt 334 & follow signs Rio Piedras PR
  • A World Biosphere Reserve. Cactus, 400-year-old Guayacán tree, bird-watching, beaches, picnic area & visitors center. For biking, get permission from the visitors center. You can also visit the Fuerte Caprón and Cuevas de Cal. (expand)
  • Info: Beach, Biking, Bird-Watching, Caves, Hiking, Kayaking, Mangroves, Reserve / Sanctuary
Guánica Mayor's Office > Information > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Guanica Mayor's Office
  • Guánica Mayor's Office
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • 25 de Julio St. Guánica PR
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Guánica Tourism Office-Museo de Arte e Historia > Information > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
  • Guánica Tourism Office-Museo de Arte e Historia
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • July 25 th St.. front of Plaza Manuel Jimenez Guánica PR
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  • Tour Guides
  • 787-821-4343, 787-821-0092FX, 787-821-1358FX
  • Guánica PR
  • Tours available from City Hall for groups of 15 or more. (expand)
  • Alexandra
  • 800-468-4553, 787-821-0505, 787-821-0070FX
  • Copamarina Beach Resort Guánica PR
  • (expand)
  • Info: Cost-Moderate, Dinner, Open Daily, Puerto Rican, Restaurant, Seafood
Bodyderm Spa > Spas > Guánica (top) > Puerto Rico
Bodyderm Spa
  • Bodyderm Spa
  • 800-468-4553, 787-821-0505, 787-821-0070FX
  • Copamarina Beach Resort Guánica PR
  • Bodyderm Spa specializes in massage and body treatments with relaxation techniques and healing touches for body, mind, and spirit. (expand)
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