We live in a beautiful world created by a master hand, we can find majesty in many corners of the world. There are places, that seem to have been sprinkled with special qualities unfound anywhere else on the planet; the tiny island of Culebra is one of those places. To those that know Culebra, it’s a secret we both love and hate to share.
Culebra is a place conducive to rest and relaxation, so you can get back and meet the challenges of life. Whether you’re needing a long holiday or a special weekend escape, Culebra’s natural enchantment will give you the respite you seek.
When you step foot in Culebra, you’ll be transported to a place, that seems as if time stood still. In Culebra, the pace is slower, the vibe relaxed. You’ll want to unplug, surrender to the simplicity and magic of true island life. This small island has bragging rights to Flamenco Beach, one of the most glorified beaches in the world, constantly ranked as one of the best beaches on the planet.
Culebra offers the solitude and tranquility of a place that even though is not far, certainly feels like a world away.
We give you a warm welcome to Culebra, and we invite you to enjoy our natural treasures. During your visit, we ask that you take care of our paradise, by following regulations meant to our protect Culebra’s delicate ecosystems. Once here, you’ll see, that Culebra is a rare gem in the Caribbean, worth preserving and protecting for future generations.
Tourism in Culebra
While other islands in the Caribbean brag about hotel chains and touristy activities, Culebra and it’s residents prefer to keep the island’s natural treasures as the main attractions. Most of Culebra is a natural refuge, keeping it safe from overdevelopment, allowing visitors and residents to enjoy a pristine tropical paradise. In Culebra, the most popular activities are beach combing, kayaking and hiking in serene uncrowded settings. If you love snorkeling, Culebra is the place, offering some of the healthiest coral reefs in the Caribbean. Dining is casual and relaxed with a calypso vibe, choose from a handful or seaside restaurants, and a few places in town serving more traditional Puerto Rican food.
Getting to Culebra
No need to travel across the globe to experience such a special place, Culebra is one of the islands of Puerto Rico. In a short 3.5 hour flight from major cities in the USA you can arrive to the capital city of San Juan Puerto Rico. An additional 30 minute flight or ferry ride to Culebra, and you’ll find yourself wrapped up in pure natural bliss.
Hotels & Accommodations
Culebra offers a small boutique hotel, a handful of small inns and guesthouses and variety of vacation rentals to choose from. There are no high rise oceanfront resorts, no hotel chains or cookie cutter accommodations in Culebra, but whether you’re a honeymooner or traveling with a big family, you’ll find plenty of accommodations to meet your travel needs.