Rincon and the Porta del Sol Sights

Steps (Tres Palmas)

  • Rte. 413 Map It
  • Rincón
  • Beach–Sight

Published 10/04/2016

Fodor's Review

A set of concrete steps sitting mysteriously at the water's edge gives this beach its name. The waves, breaking on a shallow reef, can get huge. On calm days, it's an excellent snorkeling spot and is home to the Tres Palmas Marine Reserve. This is also a good place to find sea glass. The beach is hard to find—look for the turnoff at a whale-shaped sign indicating "Playa Escalera." On a handful of days each year, the surf here becomes an epic wave that is one of the world's best, drawing surfers from around the globe. Amenities: none. Best for: snorkeling; sunsets.

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Rte. 413, north of turnoff for Black Eagle Marina, Rincón, n/a Puerto Rico, 00677, Puerto Rico

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Published 10/04/2016

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