Discover The Sleeping Woodlands and Lakes of Patillas
If you are looking for peace and tranquility in a stunning natural setting, Patillas is the place to go. Situated only one and a half hours away from San Juan, this natural beauty has more to offer than just oranges.
Nestled in beautiful green hills and sleeping woodlands, the city of Patillas is the ideal place to just sit back and relax. Amazing lakes – both natural and artificial, provide power to the city and recreational opportunities for the discerning sports man. Fishing is a perennial favorite, as is snorkeling and sailing. There is at least one beach where you can try your hand at surfing or you could settle down on the deck of a cruise boat. If you prefer to stay on terra firma, you could take a gentle horseback trail or wind your way speedily down mountains and through forests on a mountain bike. Mountain climbing and bird watching are also popular activities in this green wonderland.
Accommodation in Patillas is varied. You could take the family on a camping trip or book yourself into a hotel or resort. Many of the resorts have air conditioning and swimming pools to help you survive the hotter months in comfort. Beaches are usually not far from most resorts and equipment can be hired. Most resorts cater for the physically handicapped and the staff are helpful.
If you are looking for somewhere sunny, friendly and not over-run by tourists, you might consider Patillas. Though it is not as hyped up and adrenaline pumped as some of the more popular tourist destinations, it does provide quality services and the perfect place to relax.
Last updated: November 1, 2018