Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Salinas

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Salinas. Travelers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and golfing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Salinas

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Salinas has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aguirre Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Coamo Springs (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Salinas

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Salinas is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Cristobal Canyon (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Carite State Forest (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Bosque Estatal De Carite (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Camino El Bolo (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Jardin Botanico y Cultural de Caguas (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Salinas

The nearest airport is in Ponce (PSE-Mercedita), located 20 mi (32.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into San Juan (SJU-Luis Munoz Marin Intl.), which is 34.2 mi (55 km) away.

Where to stay around Salinas?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 29 holiday lettings near Salinas. From 17 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Salinas is on HomeAway.