Isla de Cabra – Goat Land

Isla de Cabras “Goat Island”

Toa Baja, Puerto Rico

Parque Nacional Isla de Cabras
Isla de Cabras "Goat Island"

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.

Attractions and Services:

  • Beach
  • Showers
  • Sanitary
  • Private security
  • Sailing in kayak
  • Green areas for activities
  • Recreational fishing
  • Diving area
  • Snorkling
  • Kid's play zone
  • Boat ramp
  • Gazebos and Activities Room
  • Vantage point
  • Food and refreshment concessions

Address and Map:

Physical address:
Parque Nacional Isla de Cabras
Calle Manuel Enrique
Carretera PR-870, Barrio Palo Seco
Toa Baja, Puerto Rico 00949


Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. a 4:30 p.m.

High season (May to August)
Monday to Sunday 8:30 a.m. at 6:00 p.m.
Low Season (September to April)
Wednesday to Sunday 8:30 a.m. at 5:00 p.m.


Parking Fee:
  • Motorcycles $2.00
  • Cars $4.00
  • Buses $5.00
  • Raft for Recreational Boats $ 10.00

Places Nearby:


  • Tel: (787) 788-0440
  • Fax: (787) 788-0440

Available for Rent:

Open Activities Room (Small)

  • This recreation area features 2 outdoor lounges of different sizes with a beautiful view of the sea. Second floor with ramp for handicapped. It includes electricity. $ 150.00 (deposit $ 75.00)

Open Activities Room (Large)

  • Large outdoor activities lounge with cement benches and a beautiful view of the San Felipe del Morro Castle. Located on the second floor with ramp for disabled. It includes electricity. $ 200.00 ($100.00 deposit)


  • At the edge of the sea and looking towards the San Felipe del Morro Castle and San Juan Bay, there are 15 gazebos with cement floors and an electrical connection. $ 30.00

Green areas

  • All around the park you can see spectacular scenery for taking photographs, films, weddings and birthdays. Rates start from $250.00 ($100.00 deposit), according to the type of activity and/or assembly.


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