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Address: Puerto Rico
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Uninhabited island in the Mona Passage that is a mecca for divers,...

Uninhabited island in the Mona Passage that is a mecca for divers, biologists, hunters and tourists interested in seeing unique wildlife.

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Mona and World War II

This is an island that has not changed much since time of Christopher Columbus so I write from a Historical point of view. I learned to fly at the Mona Airport which may now be... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2015
Kissimmee, Florida
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Kissimmee, Florida
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43 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

This is an island that has not changed much since time of Christopher Columbus so I write from a Historical point of view. I learned to fly at the Mona Airport which may now be "X" rated. From the Airport to downtown was a pine forest. Trees were planted by the CCC corps in 1930's. In WW II German military... More 

6 Thank Nokesville28
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48 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 13 March 2014

SUMMARY: The Island is magical, particularly underwater. This is not a casual or easy tourist destination. Careful research, planning, and preparation is required. TITLE: “Galapagos of the Atlantic” Tripadvisor review #48 13 March 2014 CORRECTIONS: [A] One reviewer stated that Mona had “Comodo” (= Komodo) Dragons; however, this is the less dangerous Mona Ground Iguana. [B] The reviewer failed to... More 

22 Thank Ernest W
Norfolk, Virginia
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159 reviews
105 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2014

I have been visiting Mona Island with my brother twice a year for the last 11 years, as part of a group of pre-selected Scientist, Biologist, preservationist, and hunters that controls the population of wild-life(my brother is a disease control researcher) and avid Hunter and conservation activist. We take part in counting,taging, researching and controling the Population of Wild Goats,... More 

13 Thank DaMarcanos
San Jose de la Montana, Costa Rica
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2013

My wife and I visited Mona on the live-aboard Juliet in 2008. Just now found the photos so this post is for that trip. Mona is a uninhabited virginal island with wonders both above and below the surface. Nearby is Little Mona which is also uninhibited. The only way to get there is by boat but that was no problem... More 

18 Thank stfree
Puerto Rico
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188 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2012 via mobile

This is my favorite place to visit at least once a year. The island is a refuge for birds, sea life and is protected by the Puerto Rico and US governments. Fishing is not allow in 3 nautical miles around the island, this is why is a paradise. You can visit it in you own boat from PR and spend... More 

10 Thank Abraham R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2008

Mona island is beautiful not only for it's beaches but it is great for exploring caves. There is a cave where you can see down the cliff to the ocean. It is completly flat on top and it is formed by dolomite rock; which is a type of limestone. You can see ancient coral reefs completly preserved in the rock.... More 

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