Destination guide

The beachside setting of Fajardo is ready to explore

The beaches and rainforest create a pretty picture of Fajardo. Renowned for its horseback riding, restaurants and kayaking, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Fajardo

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? You'll be sure to enjoy Fajardo for its horseback riding and kayaking. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Fajardo has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • El Conquistador Golf Course (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Carabali Rainforest Park (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Berwind Country Club (13 mi / 20.9 km)
  • Hipodromo Camarero (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Palmas Del Mar Golf Club (18.2 mi / 29.3 km)

Seasonal weather in Fajardo

Travelers enjoy Fajardo for its kayaking. If you're planning a vacation around the weather, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Fajardo

Travelers love Fajardo for its island views and lush rainforest. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Fajardo is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Luquillo Beach (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Parque Nacional Balneario Seven Seas (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Las Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Laguna Grande (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Las Paylas (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Azul Beach (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)

How to get to and around Fajardo

Fly into Vieques (VQS-Antonio Rivera Rodriguez), the closest airport, located 17.3 mi (27.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Culebra (CPX-Benjamin Rivera Noriega), which is 23.2 mi (37.4 km) away.

Where to stay around Fajardo?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 86 holiday lettings near Fajardo. From 6 Houses to 66 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 Fajardo is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Fajardo?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Fajardo. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Pena Mar Ocean Club: 30 holiday homes
  • Quebrada Fajardo: 362 holiday homes
  • Río Arriba: 430 holiday homes
  • Quebrada Vueltas: 362 holiday homes
  • Fajardo: 370 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Fajardo! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Fajardo?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Fajardo with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Río Arriba: 430 holiday lettings
  • Quebrada Vueltas: 362 holiday lettings
  • Fajardo: 370 holiday lettings
  • Cabezas: 360 holiday lettings
  • Florencio: 371 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Fajardo?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Fajardo are:

  • Diego Jimenez Torres Airport (FAJ): 611 self catering accommodations
  • Culebra Airport (CPX): 248 self catering accommodations
  • Luis Munoz Marin International Airport (SJU): 1,120 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Fajardo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Fajardo. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Cape San Juan Light: 496 holiday rentals
  • Las Cabezas de San Juan Nature Reserve: 497 holiday rentals
  • El Conquistador Golf Course: 517 holiday rentals
  • Laguna Grande: 495 holiday rentals
  • Luquillo Beach: 606 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Fajardo listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.