Central Mountains attractions

Top Choice Canyon in Aibonito & Around

Cañón de San Cristóbal

This canyon is so unexpected – both in location and appearance – that it may take your breath away. The deep green chasm seemingly drops out of nowhere, its rocky crags hiding a veil of falling water. Only 8km north…
Top Choice Waterfall in San Sebastián & Around

Gozalandia

Sometimes a little piece of paradise lies in store even in the least obvious of locales, and Gozalandia is San Sebastián's: a flurry of dramatic cascades 5km north of town that tumbles into some inviting plunge pool…
Top Choice Farm in Reserva Forestal Toro Negro

Hacienda Pomarrosa

Perhaps the best opportunity in Puerto Rico to discover what traditional coffee growing is like, plus the chance to learn about the entire bean-to-bag process, can be gleaned here at this tranquil coffee plantation …
Top Choice Farm in Jayuya

Hacienda San Pedro

San Pedro is a small, working coffee farm with an attached museum and cafe/tasting room where you can get a fascinating insight into the coffee-making process from green bean to dark-roast espresso. Tours are availa…
Top Choice Museum in Caguas

Museo de Artes Populares de Caguas

A leading contemporary Puerto Rican artist, Edwin Báez Carrasquillo, specializes in creating retablos, three-dimensional scenes of Puerto Rican life full of fascinating minute detail, and his work forms the bulk of …
Forest in San Sebastián & Around

Bosque Estatal de Guajataca

Despite its diminutive size (2430 acres), the Bosque Estatal de Guajataca contains more trails (27 miles) than any other forest in Puerto Rico – including El Yunque. Set in dramatic karst country, the distinctive te…
Market in San Sebastián & Around

San Sebastián Market

One of Puerto Rico's strangest markets takes place on Fridays amidst a labyrinth of stalls at San Sebastián's Plaza Agropecuaria. Whether you're in need of a rifle, a rare bird or just some good old-fashioned pincho…
Cave in San Sebastián & Around

Cueva del Viento

This cave in the Bosque Estatal de Guajataca is reached by Trail Number One from near the forest ranger station. Wooden stairs descend to a cave hung with stalactites and stalagmites. Let rangers know if you plan to…
Picnic Area in Reserva Forestal Toro Negro

Area Recreativa Doña Juana

This is the area of about 5 sq km at the eastern end of the Reserva Forestal Toro Negro near the ranger station. It is here that would-be adventurers should sally forth from. The area has picnic sites, toilets, show…
Lake in San Sebastián & Around

Lago Guajataca

Lago Guajataca is a serene man-made lake with some of Puerto Rico’s best fishing – evidenced by two private clubs for anglers hoping to hook some of the bountiful stock of tucunaré and barbudo fish. The easiest appr…