Easy Weekend Escape & Best Urban Beach Destination – #1 Best Urban Beach 2016 by USA Travel Readers
What we love about Isla Verde: Destination just minutes from the San Juan Airport so you don’t waste any precious vacation time. Isla Verde beach is a vibrant place, a district in the municipality of Carolina with a beach metro style yet relaxed. Isla Verde has some of the most popular beachfront resorts in Puerto Rico from luxurious to budget friendly, with popular lounges, nightclubs and casinos. Visitors can enjoy a variety of water sports and plenty of dining options.
Can’t miss attractions: The beaches of course!! Alambique is a favorite among locals and visitors, with restaurants along the water, beach rentals and water sports. Historic Old San Juan is just 15 minutes from Isla Verde. Visitors can arrange many day trips to major attractions and interesting places on the north and east coast such as the rainforest, bioluminescent bay in Fajardo, day trip to Icacos Cay and much more.
Things to Do in Isla Verde: Relax at the beach, have fun with water sports, if you’re a foodie you’ll find plenty of options, go surfing / take surfing lessons, go paddle boarding, cycle through nearby coastal and forest trail next door in Loiza, try your luck at the elegant casinos. Go shopping to Mall of San Juan, Plaza Las Americas and luxury shops in Condado. Other activities include parasailing, banana boats, jet skiing, scuba diving,