The Heart & Soul of the Caribbean

Puerto Rico is a place where the Old World is mashed up with the new on an Island that is small in size but offers an immense bounty of one-of-a-kind experiences.

Rich history and culture, exceptional food, pristine beaches, majestic mountains, relaxation, adventure — all packed into one sun-kissed Caribbean paradise. La Isla del Encanto is full of people who are buena gente (which is boricua slang for the kind and friendly) and welcoming. Here, you’ll feel like you are family instead of just a visitor. Around every corner, you’ll find a celebration of life, a vibrant cultural experience, food for the soul, and a captivating rhythm.

Dare to discover the many treasures of Puerto Rico. Get inspired and start planning your trip. Let us be the first to say, bienvenidos.

Aerial view of El Yunque Peak.

A stunning aerial view of El Yunque National Forest, the only tropical rainforest in the U.S. National Forest Service.

Sounds like Puerto Rico

Go on a journey to understand our jargon and discover its origins.

Hear its essence, speak the lingo! “Sounds like Puerto Rico” wants to bring you closer to the Island’s culture, Taíno heritage, tropical vibes, and nature’s tranquility. You’ll learn about local common phrases and expressions, where they come from, and how to use them while exploring some of the Island’s vibrant spots.

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View of a luxury suite at the Royal Isabela.

View of a luxury private villa in Royal Isabela. 

Where to Stay 

Whether you want to hide away in a luxury resort, find a historic hotel in the heart of Old San Juan, experience traditional Puerto Rican hospitality at a parador, or post up with friends and family in a comfortable vacation rental, you'll find no shortage of lodging options. 

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Explore Local Culture

Across the Island, you'll find skilled artisans, vibrant festivals, and meaningful traditions. Experience the Island as more than just a visitor.

Discover Culture

Enjoy Natural Beauty

Home to dozens of protected parks and nature preserves across the Island, the beauty of Puerto Rico is awe-inspiring.

Explore Outdoors

Discover Island History

The history of Puerto Rico spans indigenous tribes, Spanish conquistadors, African slaves, and more.

Explore History

Get a Taste of Criollo

Puerto Rico's culinary traditions blend Spanish, African, and Caribbean influences with a range of international flavors.

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