Puerto Rico - Central Mountains (PDF Chapter)
This is the Central Mountains chapter from Lonely Planet’s Puerto Rico guide-book.
Those who explore these winding roads gain a dramatically different perspective on the island and chances to commune with Puerto Rico’s old soul. Best approached with a flexible agenda, this is a place of Taíno legends and sugarcane moonshine, muddy hillside towns and misty after-noons.
- study the stunning retablos of Edwin Báez Carrasquillo in the art museums of Caguas
- join a spontaneous street party hosted by lechoneras besides Bosque Estatal de Carite in Guavate
- descend into the gaping gorges and crashing waterfalls in the Cañón de San Cristóbal
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Caguas, Bosque Estatal de Carite, Aibonito & Around, Barranquitas & Around, Reserva Forestal Toro Negro, Jayuya, Adjuntas & Around, Maricao, San Sebastián & Around, When to Go, Best Places to Sleep.
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