The history and natural beauty of Ponce isn’t something to see - it’s something to experience. Museums, theaters, castles, and cathedrals - all provide a glimpse into the culture and background of the city. Visit Caja de Muertos Island, an uninhabited island protected by Puerto Rico’s Department of Natural Resources. Take in the untouched sea life under the Caribbean on a guided snorkeling or scuba diving trip. Head down the La Guancha Boardwalk with the top entertainment stops all lined up along the coast. Visit the Coamo Hot Springs, a naturally mineral-rich bath discovered hundreds of years before the island was even colonized. Enjoy the beauty of the tropics while taking in all the culture, food, and entertainment it has to offer.
The city boasts a vibrant culture and is host to a number of exciting events throughout the year including: Festival de Teatro Luis Torres Nadal - February; Ponce Crafts Fair - March; Semana de la Danza - May; Festival Playa de Ponce - May; Festival de Bomba y Plena - November; and Fiestas Patronales de Nuestra Senora de la Guadalupe - December.