Isla de Cabras “Goat Island”
Toa Baja, Puerto Rico
Isla de Cabras “Goat Island” recognized as Isla de Cabras National Park is located in the western area of San Juan Bay and its access is through Palo Seco in Toa Baja.
The beach is characterized by its tranquility, its fresh breeze and the tropical landscape. This small island has an impressive view of El Castillo del Morro and the Bay of San Juan.
Among the recreational activities that can be done are swimming, kayaking, snorkeling, diving, biking, walking on the beach, and fishing among other outdoor water sports. In addition there is a playground for children.
On this island you will find fortifications similar to El Morro but smaller such as the Leprocomio, Fort Amezquíta and El Fortín San Juan de la Cruz also known as El Cañuelo. In the past, these protected part of the bay and today they represent great historical bastions in Puerto Rico.
Isla de Cabra has small booths to celebrate activities and Gazebos (picnic areas) for celebrations and larger activities, which can be rented. To enjoy the gazebos it is necessary to make reservations with the Puerto Rico National Parks Company.