Palomino Island, San Juan

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Take a ferry out to the tropical paradise of Palomino Island, the largest of three private islands close to Puerto Rico. Try different water recreation activities off the coast, be it on a catamaran, banana boat, or a kayak. Snorkel or dive around the coral reefs to see vibrant schools of fish and marine life. The island's beaches offer ample room for relaxation and sunbathing, as well as a wealth of beach games and activities, including volleyball and horseback riding. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Palomino Island by using our San Juan vacation route planner.
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  • August 12, 2017
    The horseback riding tour of Palomino island was the highlight of our entire stay. The manager, who was the nicest man on an island of incredibly nice people, took my daughter and me to the top of Pal...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    This is a clean beach with a safe swimming area. It is not wavy at all and great for kids. There are options to rent jet skis and rafts. The Iguana's Bar and Grill was not that good, over seasoned foo...  more »
  • August 8, 2017
    This is the best part of the resort. The island is great and not crowded even on the weekend. The hotel ferry runs frequently so never waiting. Plenty to do on the island for the whole family. I recom...  more »

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