VILLAGE OF THE EYE OF WATER
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Welcome to Aguadilla
West of Puerto Rico, Village of the Eye of Water
Aguadilla city is very popular travelers destination, it have beautiful sunsets, rich history, top of the class beaches, also great place for diving, surfing, ice skating, water park and much more.
Aguadilla was home of the Ramey Air Force Base and its former base airport was converted into Rafael Hernandez Airport, considered one of the most active commercial airports on the island. The paved runway extends for 11,701 feet. The facility is at an elevation of 238 feet at a distance of about 3 miles from Aguadilla, owned by Puerto Rico Ports Authority. The Punta Borinquen Lighthouse, built in 1889, has been designated a historic site worthy of preservation by the National Register of Historic Places.
Learn About Aguadilla History
Aguadilla was founded in 1775 by Luis de Córdova, is a city and municipality located in the northwestern tip of Puerto Rico, Aguadilla is best known to visitors for its beaches. Aguadilla's most popular surfing beaches include Crash Boat, famous for its crystal clear waters, Gas Chambers, and Wilderness. Among Aguadilla's main attractions you will find the popular Parque Acuático Las Cascadas, a modern aquatic theme park, the biggest in the Caribbean, and the Merendero, with a beautiful view of the town's bay and the nearby Desecheo islet. The Christopher Columbus Park is located in a small forest at the southernmost beach of Aguadilla. The park harbors a romantic boardwalk along the beach. Another of Aguadilla's attractions is the Ojo de Agua (water eye), this is an underground fresh water source that anciently was used by the Aguadilla Harbor in times of Spanish Occupation. The city is also home of the Aguadilla Ice Skating Arena, the only ice skating facility in the Caribbean region.
FIND NEW TREASURES
There is always something to celebrate in Puerto Rico and each city have their own unique celebrations during the year. This is the list of celebrations for the city of Aguadilla
Festival de Atun - July
Festival de Musica - July
Festival Playero - June
Fiestas de San Antonio - April
Fiestas Patronales de San Carlos Borremeo - October
Every year, Aguadilla celebrates a patron saint festival. The festivities include dances, food, parades and religious processions.
Velorio de Reyes - January
Verbena de Corrales – May
Aguadilla Attractions are numerous, from beaches, monuments, parks and entertainment. We invite you to see and explore the amazing places that Aguadilla have to offer.
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