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Las Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve

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A bioluminescent lagoon, mangroves, coral reefs, dry forests, sandy and rocky beaches set between headlands—visit all these ecosystems in one place, the Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve, in Fajardo. You’ll find one of our most frequented visitor...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Rt 987, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great tour, with a very professional guide. Reservations are required. We were going to be in the area for a week and when I looked on our first day, only Spanish tours were available. All the English ones were booked. So if...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kristin D
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

We enjoying learning more about the ecosystems on the tour and the views from the lighthouse are stunning. Our guide Sarah was very engaging and we learned so much! Our group was all adults but the kids on the tour seemed to really enjoy it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sydneybennet
Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful way to learn about Puerto Rico’s ecosystem and enjoy amazing scenery with breathtaking ocean view!! This is a small group tour with reservations in advance required. The area is well maintained. Our tour guide was kind enough to explain in both Spanish...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

The entire tour is on trolley.It was family friendly, safe and fun. We took family visiting from Canada, and they loved the views and the history.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank julie L
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Been here several times. Nice property. You can experience the different tropical-costal environments. The lighthouse is a plus. Love the great views. The tours are well organized. Need to book in advance.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JulioSanJuan
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I went to an activity in the lighthouse to see the moons and stars and get an orientation about the galaxy, etc and also did a tour, they give us a great customer service and was really interest to see it at night, the amazing...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Raytza D
Reviewed March 11, 2018

We had Antonio as our English speaking guide. He was extremely attentive and knowledgeable. He explained the various ecological systems and showed us examples of botany and animals. The views were spectacular. Highly recommended to

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

I drove almost an hour, because on their web page and here on Trip Advisor said was open today. And when we got at the gate they just told us they were close today. They are open only Tuesday-Saturday! Im very disappointed!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Charlie R
Reviewed February 23, 2018

I took the nature tour (14 Feb 2018), and it was well worth the money ($13 senior). The gates opened at 1:30. The tour started at 2 pm. We took a walk on a boardwalk, over a mangrove swamp. Got to see mangroves (with their...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

I had to say i had low expectations about this tour, thinking is was only to see the Lighthouse. I was mistaken, we met other places, took a walk and take nice shots around the BioBay. The museum was very nice and you can touch...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Robin S
March 14, 2018|
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Response from MelissaPLN | Property representative |
Hi, Robin. Yes, there are set hours to visit Cabezas de San Juan. Please visit Para la Naturaleza's website for more information on how to book a tour and visit the nature reserve. There are tours in Spanish and English... More
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Janice C
August 3, 2017|
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Response from Jill U | Reviewed this property |
I found the website confusing as well! I ended up calling them to make our reservations. I'm not sure just how far out you are able to book. When I called they were about 10 days out on reservations, for the English speaking... More
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