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Las Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve

Rt 987, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
+1 787-722-5882
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Comprised of three headlands that extend into the Atlantic ocean, this nature reserve encompasses seven different ecosystems including forests, beaches and offshore coral reefs.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Rt 987, Fajardo 00738, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

The tour was awesome, beautiful place. Our tour guide, Alexandra, was very friendly and answered all our question. Breath taking views.

Thank Rosa T
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Tram/walking tour with lighthouse, 7 ecosystems, and approximately 5 stops. The guide was extremely knowledgeable and was able to answer the oddest of questions. they really do a great job of showing off the area. There is a hands on museum type experience in the...More

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 29 April 2017

My wife and I initially thought that this was a self-guided activity. We were fortunate enough to have gone to the Concierge at our hotel before driving out and were told that you have to reserve in advance. The cost was reasonable, but we were...More

Thank Ryank673
Reviewed 28 April 2017

The tour was wonderful! Easier that was led to believe though. I expected lots of hiking, but was mainly on a trolley. We saw many various and interesting and beautiful sites. No complaints!

Thank Karbose
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Reserve tours on-line well in advance of your travel dates- this is the only way to access the grounds (except on the beach via the pier near Seven Seas beach). We chose the bioluminescence tour and the lighthouse tour. Each tour was 2 hours in...More

Thank runnerBeth
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The preserve is beautiful, tour educational and our guide was great. Reservations are required and there is only one English speaking tour a day so you must book a couple of weeks in advance. It is an easy tour for anyone with walking issues. Other...More

Thank Jill U
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Nice trip to get in touch with nature Good for all young and old You need to do some walking in some areas Can get very hot since you will be in the "manglar" area Excellent view at the light house to take pictures Very...More

Thank Alfredo G
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Our guide and naturalist Astrid, was incredibly knowledgeable on the various mangroves, wildlife and ecosystem. She mixed in local stories and used humor to make this a learning event and fun at the same time. She answered all of our inquires and questions with patient...More

Thank MindyM0
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Karina was our tour guide and she was amazing. We got lucky and had the tour all to ourselves. My traveling buddy is Spanish so we went for Spanish as it was earlier in the day (try to beat the heat a bit) and since...More

Thank scubachicknwyo
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I saw the reviews here and decided to give it a try. For $12, why not. The tour was great. Our English speaking guide was knowledgeable. We got to see many of the areas and the tram took us to different locations. At the lighthouse,...More

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Hamhed
Are you able to walk around on your own or do you have to take a tour?
1 December 2016|
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Response from MelissaPLN | Property representative |
Good day, This is a great question! All visits to the nature reserve Cabezas de San Juan in Fajardo are with a guided tour. Make sure to contact us Monday to Friday or visit our website in order to make your reservation... More
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SeaSailSee
Hi Did you have to book ahead, finding the website very difficult. We were hoping to go tomorrow but can find no information on opening hours, and only find bookings from 21st April. Any advice most welcome. Thank you
18 April 2016|
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Response from kokindaboat | Reviewed this property |
Apparently, There are no tours available before 21 April; probably because all others are sold out. Their website shows only 4 seats for the English tour on 21 APR. By all means do NOT just drive out there. It is a long... More
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SeaSailSee
Hi Did you have to book ahead, finding the website very difficult. We were hoping to go tomorrow but can find no information on opening hours, and only find bookings from 21st April. Any advice most welcome. Thank you
18 April 2016|
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Response from Joe L | Reviewed this property |
Ah yes. It's difficult at first. The website is reservaciones-.-paralanaturaleza-.-org. We had to register on the site, then see the tours and book them. The site didn't work well on an iPad mini with Safari; we had to use a... More
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