Exploring Puerto Rico is as easy as it is rewarding.
The Caribbean island measures approximately 100 miles by 35, and possesses an incredible geographic diversity — from glistening white sand beaches to lush mountain ranges. You can drive all the way around it in a couple of hours, although stopping and enjoying the multitude of sights along the way is definitely recommended.
The island is composed of 78 municipalities that belong to six different regions, each with a unique identity that manifests itself through the local cuisine, distinct cultural activities, tourist attractions, adventure tours, and other unique attributes. Experiencing more of the island during your visit will allow you to discover interesting food, beautiful off-the-beaten-path beaches, exciting festivals, and more. In this section you'll find lots of reasons to explore beyond San Juan and discover Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico's Regions
Where history and culture intersect with bustling city life.Explore the Metro Region
Secluded beaches, a legendary rainforest, and island excursions.Explore the East Region
A laid-back vibe, surf shops, and the island's best sunsets.Explore the West Region
Unique topography, a famous telescope, and unforgettable beaches.Explore the North Region
Historic architecture, wonderful art, and stunning natural beauty.Explore the South Region
Small towns, food excursions, and plenty of adventure.Explore the Central Mountains
Culebra & Vieques
World-renowned beaches, a bioluminescent bay, and more.Explore Culebra & Vieques