Aerial View-Beaches , Vieques, Caribbean


The best beaches on Vieques are located on the southern Caribbean side, and are accessible by car. Pack a picnic and set out to explore the pristine white sand beaches. Navio is ideal for active beach goers who want to bodysurf, Green Beach is located on the Western tip of the island and offers views of Puerto Rico, while Blue Beach is famed for snorkeling. Sun Bay offers picnic facilities, and Playa Negrita is the island’s only black sand beach (though is it a bit of a hike to get to). Red Beach is one of the most popular and flanked by mountains and calm waters for swimmers.

Indagare Tours: Bioluminescent Bay

Filled with glowing plankton, Mosquito Bay is the brightest bioluminescent bay in the world, and a must-see attraction during a stay on Vieques. The best way to see them up close is to book a guided tour with one of the local touring companies that is licensed to access the bay. Options range from clear bottom kayaks to electrically powered boats that will take you straight through to this otherworldly site during a nighttime excursion. Indagare members can contact the Bookings Team to arrange a tour.

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Aerial View - Indagare Tours: Horseback Riding,Vieques, Caribbean

Indagare Tours: Horseback Riding

Vieques is home to wild horses that roam throughout the island, and guests can choose to go on horseback riding beach excursions (on trained horses.) Native Paso Fino horses will take you along nature trails, sandy beaches and hilltops with panoramic views. Indagare members can contact the Bookings Team to arrange an excursion.

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Indagare Tours: Sailing Charters

Indagare members can contact the Bookings Team to arrange full- and half--day sails that include swimming and guided snorkeling tours. A full-day tour could take you over to nearby island Culebra to visit famed Flamenco Beach, one of the top 10 beaches in the world. Both private charters and group tours are available.

Indagare Tours: Snorkeling and Scuba Diving

A guided snorkeling or scuba tour will take guests to see the island’s coral reefs. Alternatively, intrepid travelers can rent snorkel equipment through their hotel and venture out on their own. Most beaches have calm clear waters, so you can jump in at your leisure to explore the marine life. Indagare members can contact the Bookings Team to arrange an excursion.

Tree - Siddhia Hutchinson’s,Vieques, Caribbean - Courtesy Glen Wielgus

Siddhia Hutchinson’s

Vieques has a vibrant art community, and the town of Isabela has numerous art galleries and studios to peruse. Most works are inspired by the island surroundings. Siddhia Hutchinson’s gallery features Caribbean inspired artwork across numerous mediums. Original paintings, sculpture, ceramics, photographs and prints are among the treasures you will find here.

Beach At - Vieques National Wildlife Refuge,Vieques,Vieques, Caribbean

Vieques National Wildlife Refuge

With 3,000 pristine acres of flora and fauna, the Vieques National Wildlife Refuge is also a nesting ground for an array of species including manatees and sea turtles, as well as 170 bird species.

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