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Great escape but choose what route you are going to take and in how much time

We had planned to drive through the entire route in three different days. We started on the... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2013
1worldtraveller06
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Chicago, Illinois
Best mountain route in PR

I do this route every year with my friends. The best is to wake up early and do it while there is... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2012
eltio11
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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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A series of curvy roads link the island’s east and west coast. The three-day route is studded with small villages and farms.
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“See another side of Puerto Rico”
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“Beautiful drive!”
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Reviewed 25 February 2013

We had planned to drive through the entire route in three different days. We started on the tallest mountains which was not a good idea. On day 1 we went from ponce to Adjuntas to Castaners. A little west of Castaner we had to take...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2012

I do this route every year with my friends. The best is to wake up early and do it while there is daylight. There are a couple of nice and rural towns that can be visited such as Maricao and Castañer. Also, the route passes...More

4  Thank eltio11
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Reviewed 20 August 2012

This Saturday we went along the scenic route. The views are beautiful. But beware many tight corners. For several years he did not take the road. Still as lonely with in the past. There are several points of interest and I recommend deviate a bit...More

1  Thank Ana1967
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Reviewed 11 February 2012

My spouse and I are hard core birders. We found this route provided excellent birding, with numerous Elfin-woods Warblers at various spots.

5  Thank sngcanary
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Reviewed 30 January 2012

Beautiful scenery, good road, SLOW. Recommend only driving portions of it rather than driving it from start to finish.

2  Thank torobuque
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Reviewed 16 January 2012

Drive the mountain range called La Cordillera. In this small island, an elevation of one mile is a bigger shock than the Rockies. You will be overwhelmed by the peaks and valleys on this scenic drive, but look for the periodic double treat: one vista...More

12  Thank Yosef B
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Reviewed 11 February 2011

I spent three days driving the ruta from east to west. I'd suggest driving with your headlights on at all times, Leave your window down so you can hear on-coming traffic better. Stick to driving during daylight hours. Best to avoid Friday-Sunday traffic on the...More

17  Thank EndofRoad
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Miriam S
11 May 2018|
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Response from patisson | Reviewed this property |
I think the whole route is now open -- I drove a large part of it but not either end. Note, however, that there may still be blockages on certain roads connecting in. I had to do a number of diversions, but if you have... More
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