Juncos is within easy reach of a diverse collection of Puerto Rico Island’s attractions. Among the most interesting places to see are the fascinating El Yunque National Forest and the incredible Luis Munoz Marin Foundation. And if your schedule allows, be sure to visit the Palmas del Mar Beach and Jardin Botanico.
To better understand Puerto Rico Island, visit one of its fabulous cultural destinations. Step inside the many museums here such as the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico in San Juan. Experience a couple of the popular live shows at the Centro de Bellas Artes Luis A. Ferre in San Juan. Acclaimed art galleries, include the Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Puerto Rico in San Juan and the Museum of History, Anthropology and Art.
If the weather is good, follow the lead of the locals who know the area best and head outside to the nearby green spaces. Inhale the salty air, play catch with the kids and catch some rays at nearby Luquillo Beach in Luquillo, Azul Beach and Playa Larga in Yabucoa. The nature reserves such as the Pinones State Forest in Loiza, allow visitors to see the species of flora and fauna that exist in the local area. There are some pleasant family parks, so why not take a break in Ocean Park in San Juan, the Luis Munoz Marin Park and the Parque Central Municipio de San Juan.
Take a break from the tourist trail and play a game of golf at the Rio Bayamon Golf Course in Bayamon.
Browse the boutiques and purchase some original souvenirs in some of the nearby malls and markets such as the Plaza las Americas in San Juan and the Plaza del Mercado.
Sports fans vacationing in Juncos should get tickets for Sixto Escobar Stadium, San Juan to see the River Plate Puerto Rico doing battle with visiting teams. On match days follow the procession of red and white, to the stadium, then after the full-time hooter blows, join fans at a nearby pub, bar or cafe for a post-game drink.
When it’s time to rest your weary head after discovering the delights of Juncos, check in to one of the area's many bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The San Juan Marriott Resort and Stellaris Casino, the Wyndham Grand Rio Mar Beach Resort & Spa, Rio Grande and the El San Juan Resort & Casino, A Hilton Hotel, Carolina are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.