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Description: Much of the land on this new wildlife reserve was once a naval bombing...
Much of the land on this new wildlife reserve was once a naval bombing range.
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Beautiful!

Just lovely. Rent a jeep- the roads leave much to be desired and low suspension cars won't make it to some of the more secluded beaches.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Just lovely. Rent a jeep- the roads leave much to be desired and low suspension cars won't make it to some of the more secluded beaches.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

The ferry from Fajardo to Vieques schedule: Departs 9 am , 1 pm 4:45 pm and 8:15 pm Returns 6 am, 11 am, 3 pm, 6:30 pm As I mentioned in my Culebra post, you have to get there super early am (6 am) to catch the 9 am ferry as they cater to the local commuters. Be careful how... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This national wildlife of Vieques is one of the most beautiful parts of the island. If you like the nature and wants to explore the wildlife, this is the place to be. Every year I visit my hometown of Vieques and visit this beautiful place. After the navy bases closed many years ago this place has become another national wildlife... More 

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Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

If you like to go at it alone, this is your place. If you have a SUV getting around is easy. Take some time to get out and walk around. Bring water and snacks because there is no facilities for buying anything.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

There were waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaay to many speed humps, we had to go so slow, and it took us forever to get there.

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Best choice ever what power to go off reading into the wildlife. Very rough at times! Saw some lizards sand mongoose and many wild horses! Just beautiful beaches!

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East Hampton, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Vieques, a land untouched by high rise hotels and beach front resorts. Let's hope it stays that way! You must visit the wildlife refuge! When you see all its beauty and beaches you will be dazed and confused about how the U.S. Navy could have used this wonderful land as a bombing range. That fact alone, makes one appreciate the... More 

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Cedar Falls, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Sad that we don't clean up the island and leave undetonated bombs all over . USA get it together and clean it up. sad

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Fish Creek, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The most beautiful beaches, great snorkeling and limited crowds. We went to several beaches within the refuge and it was beautiful from every view! La Chiva was the best, we saw a sting ray and a starfish just off the island.

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Nice to know that this area is preserved. But from a tourist perspective, there were many other, more easily accessible beaches & near ocean areas. If you want total seclusion, you will find areas here, but otherwise, save the gas & drive.

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