Punta Soldado Beach
Culebra, Puerto Rico
Punta Soldado Beach located south of Culebra is a beautiful bay with crystal clear turquoise blue water and full of corals. You will enjoy Punta Soldado beach since you begin your journey to it.
Punta Soldado has an extremely large shore with a combination of sand and stone. The road to this beach is almost desert. You will see cacti, mountains and a small bay where there are many boats. To get to the beach you need a 4 × 4 vehicle.
The beach is ideal for snorkeling, swimming, snorkeling or just sitting on its shore and admiring its beauty. The beach is also known for its calm waters with a colorful and diverse underwater world, it is perfect for beginner divers and for those who wish to dive. Those who simply love admiring the water, listening to the waves or going for a walk on the beach will enjoy their visit.
The best dive sites are on the left side of the beach. You can walk on rocks to enter the water. Towards the right side of the beach, you will find a thick cover of bleached coral that looks more like a carpet that contrasts with brown and black rocks and a rock wall along the back.
You must bring your snorkel, safety equipment, food and drinks. There are no facilities, no food kiosks, no lifeguards. Swimming and using the beach is at your own risk.
The beach is narrow with only a few shady places, but since this beach does not have much traffic, you can find a perfect spot to relax. You can sit on a rock or bring your beach chair to enjoy the views of Vieques and the main island of Puerto Rico from the distance.