3 beaches in Puerto Rico you need to see


Puerto Rico is an island of azure waters and white sandy shores. In fact, it actually boasts 272 miles of beautiful beaches – a lot of choice for even the most dedicated of beach lovers. So whether you want to experience the vibrant energy of this island or completely get away from it all, we’ve found the best of Puerto Rico’s beaches to suit your needs.

Flamenco Beach

As Flamenco Beach is regularly voted the most beautiful beach in the entire Caribbean, it’s obvious that this one is worth visiting. Nestled on the peaceful island of Culebra, it offers the perfect blend of tranquillity and authentic island life. Add a backdrop of rolling green landscapes and unbeatable snorkelling spots and you’ve got one spectacular beach.

Flamenco Beach Culebra

Playa Sucia

With its private coves and rugged landscapes, Playa Sucia ticks all the boxes. There’s a lighthouse that towers above the beach making it an ideal spot for the photographers amongst you. It’s a place for bird watchers, families and couples alike; brimming with hidden caves, fascinating wildlife and stunning secluded hideaways.

Playa Sucia

San Juan’s coastline

After a day of exploring the historic sights of San Juan, you’ll certainly be in need of a bit of beach time. The capital itself is home to a handful of popular beaches, but tucked away at the far end of the old town is Playa Peña, where locals come to get away from the hustle and bustle. It’s almost always empty, making it a true urban paradise.

San Juan beach

Tom Marchant is Co-founder of Black Tomato.

If you would like to be a guest blogger on A Luxury Travel Blog in order to raise your profile, please contact us.

Leave a Reply

Comment guidelines - please read:

1) Use your own name, not a site name or keywords.
2) Links are allowed in the 'Website' field only.
3) Please do not advertise and make sure your comment is relevant and adds value. (If you would like to advertise, there are a number of free and paid ways to do this - please contact us for details.) .

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a Gravatar.

21 reasons why Costa Navarino is the best resort we’ve ever seen21 reasons why Costa Navarino is the best resort we’ve ever seen : If you happen to know anyone who works in travel, then you'll know tha...
Top 7 unforgettable experiences in MalaysiaTop 7 unforgettable experiences in Malaysia : Malaysia, one of the most enticing destinations in South East Asia, is...
5 top tips to make your luxury travel funds go further5 top tips to make your luxury travel funds go further : Even when you choose to splurge on holiday, you'll still want to get t...