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  • San Cristobal Canyon

    Located between the towns of Aibonito and Barranquitas, the picturesque San Cristobal Canyon cuts its way dramatically through the Central Cordillera Mountains. This is Puerto Rico’s only canyon and is a very popular hiking destination. The canyon is nine kilometers in length, with its deepest point being around 150 meters, and has the Usabon River flowing through it. Diverse vegetation ...

  • Barranquitas

    Barranquitas is a small inland town in Puerto Rico. It can be reached by a two hour drive from San Juan through mountainous terrain. This little town is quite often visited by locals for its historical value as two of Puerto Rico's governors stem from here. The houses where these famous men once lived have now been turned into museums which are open to the public.