Punta Higüero Lighthouse
Nicknamed El Faro, the Punta Higüero lighthouse dates from 1892 and rises almost 100ft. It was restored in 1922 after being severely...
Bonus Nuclear Power Plant
A curious landmark, this green dome poking out from behind the palm trees behind the Punta Higüero Lighthouse once housed the first...
Calypso Tropical Café
Wall-to-wall suntans, svelte girls in bikini tops, bare-chested blokes nursing cold beers, and syncopated reggae music drifting out...
With its faded Che Guevara posters and vaguely bucolic setting overlooking the surf break at Pools, the Flamboyán is definitely...
Hwy 413 Km 0.3 · interesting places nearby
Contrary to popular opinion, Rincón’s history didn’t begin in 1968 with the World Surfing Championships. Proof lies in this tiny museum , which harbors articles salvaged from shipwrecks and testimonies on the area’s social history. Like a lot of the municipal museums on the island, the Centro Cultural is open irregularly and is dependent on the state of the current municipal budget and volunteerism. Enquire first at the Tourist Information Center; staff there should be able to enlighten you as to current opening times and/or the possibility of a private viewing.