Isabel Segunda, Isla de Vieques

Considered Viques’ capital, Isabel Segunda combines a charming mixture of old and new architecture with a rich, interesting history. The sleepy little town abounds with colorfully painted buildings and offers a wealth of historically significant sights, including the last Spanish fort ever built in the Americas: “El Fortín Conde de Mirasol.” Take a stroll through this quaint town and discover its churches, the main shopping district, and a hub of restaurants serving traditional Criollo cuisine. The town is also the arrival and departure point for the Viques ferry, with regular trips departing to Fajardo in Puerto Rico. To visit Isabel Segunda on your trip to Isla de Vieques, use our Isla de Vieques trip planning tool .
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  • This is the main town (of two) on Vieques, PR. It's based around a traditional Spanish plaza. There are some beautiful old buildings and some great restaurants. Driving is a little treacherous until y...  more »
  • On a cursory glance one may be tempted to think Isabel Segunda is nothing but a rundown place with dubious characters lurking about. Start walking the streets and you will find Isabel Segunda offers u...  more »
  • well the pic obviusly isnt from the town but its a nice one.dnt expect to many stuff like fast foods or nice restaurant here. for that you have to go to the other side of the island Esperanza wich wil...  more »

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