Nature Center in Cabo Rojo

Centro Interpretativos Las Salinas de Cabo Rojo

A small center further south along Hwy 301 toward the lighthouse explains the geology and ecology of the salt pans. It is staffed by knowledgeable ecosensitive guides who give thorough explanations of local flora an…
Nature Reserve in Cabo Rojo

Centro de Visitantes de Pesca y Vida Silverstre de Cabo Rojo

This refuge is about a mile north of the Hwy 301 turnoff to El Combate. Its visitors center contains displays on local wildlife and wildlife management techniques. Outdoors you will find birdwatching trails among th…
Lighthouse in Cabo Rojo

Los Morrillos Lighthouse

From this smartly remodeled lighthouse at the bone-rattling end of PR 301 just passed the saltpans, there's not much further you can go: you're as south as it gets in Puerto Rico. The lighthouse stands sentinel on t…
Museum in Cabo Rojo

Museo de los Próceres

Nature Reserve in Cabo Rojo

Corozo Salt Flats

Vast salt flats surround the rocky, dramatic narrow peninsula which heralds your approach to the southwestern tip of the island. You’ll pass pools of evaporating brine and mounds of salt waiting to be shipped to mar…
Beach in Cabo Rojo

Playa Santa

From the same parking space as that of Los Morrillos Lighthouse (or from another a little further on down the track to the left), you can follow the trails out to an immaculate crescent beach known as Playa Santa, w…