25 Famous Landmarks in Puerto Rico You Can’t Miss Story

By Lauren Kendrick

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Introduction

25 Famous Landmarks in Puerto Rico You Can’t Miss Story

With breathtaking national parks and striking colonial architecture, Puerto Rico is a beautiful country that...

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Landmark 1

El Yunque National Forest, Rio Grande

El Yunque National Forest is one of the most beautiful natural landmarks in Puerto Rico....

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Landmark 2

Castillo San Felipe del Morro, San Juan

One of San Juan’s more famous landmarks is the Castillo San Felipe Del Morro, also...

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Landmark 3

Raices Fountain, San Juan

Raices Fountain sits at one end of the Paseo de la Princesa in San Juan,...

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Landmark 4

The Fortress, San Juan

The Fortress, or Santa Catalina's Palace as it is known, is the Governor of Puerto...

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Landmark 5

Capilla del Santo Cristo, San Juan

Translated as the 'Chapel of Holy Christ,' Capilla Del Cristo is a small chapel and...

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Landmark 6

La Placita de Santurce, San Juan

When it comes to cultural significance, La Placita de Santurce is one of the major...

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Landmark 7

Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery, San Juan

This pretty colonial cemetery can be found near Castillo San Felipe Del in the Old...

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Landmark 8

The Capitol of Puerto Rico, San Juan

The Capitol building sits at the top of the list of major landmarks of Puerto...

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Landmark 9

Paseo de la Princesa, San Juan

On a visit to San Juan, a gentle stroll along the tree-lined Paseo de la...

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Landmark 10

Plaza las Americas, San Juan

The Plaza las Americas (or The Plaza, as locals call it) is an important shopping...

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Landmark 11

Condado Beach, San Juan

Despite having plenty of beaches throughout the country, San Juan’s Condado Beach is one of...

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Landmark 12

San Cristobal Castle, San Juan

San Cristobal Castle is another of the country’s impressive fortresses, built by Puerto Rico’s Spanish...

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Landmark 13

Serralles Castle, Ponce

Serralles Castle is a romantic mansion overlooking the downtown area of Ponce that was built...

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Landmark 14

Parque de Bombas, Ponce

Standing in stark contrast to the other architectural styles in Puerto Rico, Parque de Bombas...

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Landmark 15

La Guancha Boardwalk, Ponce

La Guancha Boardwalk is a busy hangout spot where you’ll find Ponce residents relaxing in...

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Landmark 16

Caja de Muertos, Ponce

Just off the coast of Ponce is a small island named Caja de Muertos. If...

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Landmark 17

Ponce Museum of Art, Ponce

The Ponce Museum of Art is known to be the best art gallery in Puerto...

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Landmark 18

Children’s Museum, Carolina

If you’re taking children to Puerto Rico, a visit to the Children’s Museum needs to...

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Landmark 19

Piñones State Forest, Carolina

Named after the Pinyon Pine trees that populate it, Piñones State Forest is a tranquil...

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Landmark 20

Cabo Rojo Lighthouse, Cabo Rojo

Cabo Rojo Lighthouse is one of the most famous Puerto Rico monuments. It sits atop...

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Landmark 21

Coamo Thermal Hot Springs, Coamo

Sometimes Puerto Rico travel can seem like it’s all about adventure. And while that can...

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Landmark 22

Mosquito Bay, Vieques

Vieques is one of the smaller islands in Puerto Rico, with the magical Mosquito Bay...

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Landmark 23

Carabali Rainforest Park, Luquillo

A fun family adventure awaits you in Carabali Rainforest Park in Luquillo. As Puerto Rico’s...

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Landmark 24

El Indio Cave, Arecibo

To the north of Puerto Rico lies El Indio Cave in Arecibo. The natural limestone...

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Landmark 25

Panoramic Route

The panoramic route is less like the other Puerto Rico monuments and more of a...

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Conclusion

In Summary

These are just 25 of the thousands of landmarks that make Puerto Rico travel so...

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