Many of Puerto Rico Island’s attractions are within easy driving distance of Mayaguez, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. Two destinations that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the wonderful Plaza Colon and the ever-popular Mayaguez Zoo. Two other worthy points of interest you’ll find nearby Mayaguez are the Church of Porta Coeli and Buye Beach.
When it’s time to take a break from the noisy streets of Puerto Rico Island, visit one of the many nearby green spaces. Get in touch with nature at one of the local beaches, for example Playa Sucia in Cabo Rojo, Boqueron Beach in Boqueron and Crashboat Beach in Aguadilla. Grab your camera and discover the well-used ecological preserves for which this area is famous, such as the Cabo Rojo National Wildlife Refuge in Cabo Rojo.
Be sure to take the time to see the popular sights in Puerto Rico Island. Brush up on Puerto Rico Island’s history at the La Torre de Piedra in Maricao.
If you like to grab a bargain, browse Aguadilla Mall in Aguadilla.
For a real taste of Mayaguez, consider booking a room at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. The Aquarius Vacation Club at Boqueron Beach Resort, the Rincon Beach Resort, Anasco and the Rincon of the Seas - Grand Caribbean Hotel are just three of the many great places to stay around here.