La Perla Views

Experiencing San Juan’s Best Spots

Getting to know San Juan’s best spots is so easy when staying at La Concha Resort. From natural caves, blissful beaches, and a cocktails-flavored ice cream bar, to the never-ending charm of Old San Juan, and more… there is so much Puerto Rico has to offer!

Let our Concierge help you choose from countless activities, places, experiences and tours. Arrange an all-day, half day or a couple of hours tour, or if you prefer to experience San Juan surroundings by your own, we can also guide you to the best places. Just get your sunglasses, sunscreen, and bathing suit (you never know when you’ll need it!) and get ready to turn up the fun.

la concha tours

Things to do near San Juan and La Concha Resort:

Take a 15-minute drive to Piñones, where you can find many food options, from local fritters to seafood restaurants by the beach. You can also walk or bike through the beach boardwalk, or take a dip at the beach, we recommend you to visit Vacia Talega Beach.

experiencing piñones

Craving sweets and cocktails at the same time? We have the best ice cream bar: Rare Candy Creations at the entrance of Old San Juan. Artisan local ice cream made in Puerto Rico combined with beers, wines and drinks. An explosion of flavors you can’t miss!

ice cream bar

For a cultural experience, visit the historical monument of Loiza: Maria de la Cruz Cave. In this cave, Tainos left behind pottery, tools, bones and shells of all types, and burial sites. You can make this visit on your own or take one of our guided tours. Also, visitors can enjoy a variety of workshops, art exhibitions, handicrafts market, guided educational tours and gastronomic offers.

maria de la cruz cave in loiza

Walking tours around San Juan are always available upon request at La Concha Resort’s Tour Desk. From foodie tours to architectural tours and historical tours, we can help you choose yours based on your mood and preference. You have many options to visit: La Perla community, Las Americas Museum, Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzi Cemetery, the Totem Plaza, the San Juan Bautista Cathedral and so much more.

La Perla Neighborhood in Old San Juan

Don’t miss Parque de las Palomas (Pigeon Park) when visiting Old San Juan. It’s a classic that shouldn’t be ignored! Buy a bag of dry corn to feed the pigeons and laugh all the way through when they’re flying over you to be fed. Don’t be scared, they just want food!

parque de las palomas, old san juan

We know for a fact that every trip is a chance to discover something wonderfully new and exciting, and when in La Concha, there is no exception. These are only a few of the options you can choose from a wild variety. If you want to find the best bar for craft beer, mix with locals in an evening stroll around the neighborhood, or simply kick back and see some live music, just talk to our concierge and you’ll quickly find yourself experiencing Puerto Rico like one of the locals!