See & Do

Black Eagle Marina

Rincon's Marina has a small boat landing and a beach. The Marina is where most dive tours, sail tours and fishing expeditions set out. A number of Rincon's best-known restaurants are also located there.

564 Black Eagle Marina
POB 164, Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico

Eat

Cafe Del Mar

This beautiful beachfront restaurant offers good food with traditional Puerto Rican fare and great views.

PR-3, KM 119 Bo Bajos Patillas, PR

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Camuy River Cave Park

The caverns are part of a large network of natural limestone caves and underground waterways carved out by the third-largest underground river in the world.

Rte. 129
Arecibo, Puerto Rico

Sleep

Caribe Playa Beach Resort

After being reinvented by Anthony, the Caribe Playa is back to being the hidden gem of Puerto Rico. Located right on the ocean, the Caribe Playa offers beachfront rooms just steps away from the sand and plenty of hammocks for relaxing by the water.

1 Puerto Rico 3, Patillas, 00723, Puerto Rico

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Carite Forest Reserve / Charco Azul

Located in the Carite Forest Reserve, the Charco Azul or “blue pond” is one of Puerto Rico’s most famous natural swimming pools, measuring 30-40 feet across and about 15 feet deep.

Carite Forest Reserve, 00736, Puerto Rico

Sleep

Casa Verde Hotel

The Casa Verde Hotel in Rincon is a small, 19-room surfing lodge located just across the street from Sandy Beach.

Bo. Puntas
Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico

Eat

Das Alpen Cafe

Located in the town center of Rincon, Das Alpen offers a mixture of authentic German and Italian cuisine.

Rincón, Puerto Rico

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Domes Beach

Domes Beach is named for the dome of the old nuclear plant on one of the most famous surfing beaches in the world. The dome is being converted into a science center and museum.

Rincón, 00602 Puerto Rico

See & Do

Eco Journey Adventures

Eco Journey Adventures offers different types of aquatic excursions that focus on ecotourism. Excursions include kayaking, fishing, boat trips, snorkeling and paddle boarding.

See & Do

El Faro Lighthouse

Situated on a bluff surrounded by a park, this 70-foot tall tower offers great views of surfers, Desecheo Island, the sunset and even whales (in season). The park is open every day until 6:00 pm and is located on Route 4413, just off of Route 413.

00677 Puerto Rico

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El Yunque National Forest

Located about 2 hours from Patillas, El Yunque -- the only tropical rainforest in the U.S. National Forest System -- offers nature walks for first timers and difficult climbs for seasoned hikers.

Guzmán Arriba, Puerto Rico

Eat

Harbor Restaurant

Looking for fresh seafood straight out of the ocean? Then head to the Harbor Restaurant on the beach and enjoy their amazing seafood, specialty drinks and live music.

Carretera 413 Interior St
Cambija, Aguada
PR 00602, Puerto Rico

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La Laguna Grande

La Laguna Grande in Fajardo is 1 of 3 beautiful bioluminescent bays in Puerto Rico. Bio bays are bodies of water that contain millions of microorganisms that glow in the dark when agitated. The bio bays are best viewed on warm nights.

Getting There

Luis Munoz Marin International Airport

Although it’s not the most ideal situation, travelers going to Rincon usually fly into Luis Munoz Marin International in San Juan, located about 100 miles from Rincon.

Carolina, 00979, Puerto Rico

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Maria's Beach

During the "season," this is the center of surfing activity in Rincon. This beach provides some of the most exciting surf in the Caribbean. During the summer, the beach is quiet, and it’s a great place to enjoy the sun and sand.

Carr 4413
Rincon, Puerto, Rico 00677

Eat

Musafa

Traditional Puerto Rican cuisine, such as mofongo, seafood rice dishes, tostones and maduros are served at this local Patillas restaurant, located right on the water.

PR-3, KM 114 Guardarraya, PR

Getting There

Patillas Airport

A public airport located 1 mile south of the central business district of Patillas, PR.

Patillas, 00723‬ ‪Puerto Rico

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Rincon Surf School

Located minutes from Sandy Beach, this school offers lessons for beginners, intermediates, as well as guiding and coaching for advanced surfers. Their professional instructors will provide you with the skills you need for a great day out.

CARR 115 Route 413 Km. 4.4
Interior Road, Barrio Puntas
Rincon, PR 00677

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Sandy Beach

This is the main beach of Puntas where you'll find the most restaurants, bars and hotels. Swimming is good most of the year - unless the surf is especially high.

Rincon 00677, Puerto Rico