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Ranked #1 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Historic Sites; Military Bases/ Facilities
This massive 27-acre series of fortifications is the largest the Spanish built in the New World.
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Old San Juan (San Juan)
Ranked #2 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; Historic Sites
Owner description: Consisting of 400 restored buildings from the 16th- and 17th-century Spanish colonial period, this area in San Juan is... more » Owner description: Consisting of 400 restored buildings from the 16th- and 17th-century Spanish colonial period, this area in San Juan is steeped in history with an old-world and romantic European charm. « less
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Ranked #3 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: This restored 19th-century esplanade is the place to begin your stroll through Old San Juan, because of its central location... more » Owner description: This restored 19th-century esplanade is the place to begin your stroll through Old San Juan, because of its central location and its inexhaustible charm. « less
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Adventure PR (San Juan)
Ranked #4 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Owner description: ADVENTURE PR will show you Puerto Rico the best way you can imagine! With local guides, informal atmosphere, small groups and... more » Owner description: ADVENTURE PR will show you Puerto Rico the best way you can imagine! With local guides, informal atmosphere, small groups and "off the beaten path"! -We communicate through email and only take bookings 24 hrs in advance of requested tour date. We will answer your email within 24 hours - On our FB page adventurespr you can find more info and photos of our tours! « less
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Ranked #5 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Lighthouses
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San Juan Cemetery (San Juan)
Ranked #6 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Cemeteries
A seaside cemetery where a number of notable Puerto Ricans rest.
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Plaza Palmer (Caguas)
Ranked #7 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
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Ranked #8 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Neighborhoods
Owner description: Relax amid natural surroundings that consist of a broad protected bay with plenty of incredible beaches ideal for swimming,... more » Owner description: Relax amid natural surroundings that consist of a broad protected bay with plenty of incredible beaches ideal for swimming, boating, picnicking and boardsailing. « less
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Ranked #9 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: Built in 1540 and the site where the body of Ponce de Leon is entombed, the the Catedral de San Juan is an authentic and rare... more » Owner description: Built in 1540 and the site where the body of Ponce de Leon is entombed, the the Catedral de San Juan is an authentic and rare New World example of medieval architecture. « less
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Ranked #10 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Cemeteries; Historic Sites
Owner description: This historical site features a 1,500-year old Taino village, much of which remains intact, and skeletons dating back to A.D.... more » Owner description: This historical site features a 1,500-year old Taino village, much of which remains intact, and skeletons dating back to A.D. 700. « less
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Ranked #11 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Ancient Ruins
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Ranked #12 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Gardens
Offers self-guided tours through its tropical gardens.
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Ranked #13 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Libraries
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Ranked #14 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Religious Sites
A small 18th-century chapel with a fascinating history.
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Ranked #15 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
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Ranked #16 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
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Ranked #17 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Religious Sites
Owner description: Built by Dominican monks in 1606, this “Gate of Heaven” served as a town jail in the 19th century, and is now a small museum... more » Owner description: Built by Dominican monks in 1606, this “Gate of Heaven” served as a town jail in the 19th century, and is now a small museum displaying carved wooden religious figures. « less
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Ranked #18 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings
This elegant 17th-century cathedral rises majestically in the midst of Ponce.
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La Guancha (Ponce)
Ranked #19 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Beaches
Ponce's boardwalk and beach area isn't so popular for swimming, but the people-watching and socializing are great.
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Ranked #20 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Cemeteries
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Ranked #21 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Historic Sites; Observation Decks/ Towers; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: Visitors can climb La Cruz del Vigia, a 100-foot observation tower, to get an incredible view of the mountains meeting the... more » Owner description: Visitors can climb La Cruz del Vigia, a 100-foot observation tower, to get an incredible view of the mountains meeting the Caribbean Sea at Ponce. « less
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Ranked #22 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Neighborhoods

Lajas is a very quiet town located in the south west area of Puerto Rico. It is very quiet and it is very safe.It's main turistic area is La Parguera, but there are other areas of... more »

Ranked #23 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Neighborhoods
A tiny village by the sea full of homey bed and breakfast inns.
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Ranked #24 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Neighborhoods
This 400-year-old fortress rises dramatically to greet seaborne visitors to the island.
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Plaza de Armas (San Juan)
Ranked #25 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
The original Old San Juan town square is a good spot to orient yourself as you begin your tour of this charming area.
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Ranked #26 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
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Ranked #27 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Historic Sites; Government Buildings
Owner description: Visitors can take guided tours through this World Heritage Site, a 40-room mansion completed in 1540 that was used to defend... more » Owner description: Visitors can take guided tours through this World Heritage Site, a 40-room mansion completed in 1540 that was used to defend against foreign invaders. « less
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Casa Canales (Jayuya)
Ranked #28 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Historic Sites
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Camp Garcia (Isla de Vieques)
Ranked #29 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Military Bases/ Facilities

In the 1960's the U.S. Marine Corps and other military presence was presented as a source of employment and for its positive effect on the local economy. The military use of the... more »

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Ranked #30 of 73 Cultural in Puerto Rico
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers
Glimpse an incredible panorama from atop this stone tower.
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