Discover Puerto Rico’s Best Beaches


Located in an archipelago, Puerto Rico is surrounded by numerous world class beaches that attract locals and tourists alike. Whether you’re traveling with family, friends or alone, there’s a beach perfect for you.


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A bird’s-eye view of Flamenco Beach

Great for swimming, snorkeling or playing around, the gentle waves and crystal-clear waters are not-to-be-missed at Flamenco Beach. Those who want to spend even more time on the beach can enjoy it longer by camping overnight with beach access. Flamenco Beach is great for families–with calm, easy-to-swim waters and local vendors selling snacks, there’s something here for kids of all ages.



Luquillo Beach, with its shallow waters and plethora of lifeguards, facilities and showers is perfect for families. I’ts scenic location is adjacent to the El Yunque National Rainforest. Purchase ice cream, cocktails and more from local vendors on the beach to make your day in the sun even more fun.


Adventures abound at Escambron Beach–snorkeling, swimming, scuba diving, walking trails and more. It is conveniently located just walking-distance from Old San Juan, so visitors can meander back and forth between the beach and world-class hotels and restaurants.


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Ocean Park Beach

Ocean Park Beach is located adjacent to a residential neighborhood making it a great spot for tourists and locals to mingle. Visitors of the beach can enjoy swimming, kite surfing, surfing and more. Feeling hungry? Satisfy your appetites and cool-off during a beach break at one of the beach’s beachfront restaurants.



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