Local Attractions

Fun Things to do in Dorado, Puerto Rico

Dorado Beach Resort & Club is a 1,400-acre playground located on Puerto Rico’s north coast. Within this pristine oasis of lush, tropical forests and palm-lined golf courses, guests of Plantation Resort Residences at Dorado Beach Resort will find every adventure under the Caribbean sun. 

For anything you might like to see or experience during your stay, our Concierge is available to offer tour recommendations and assist with making arrangements.

Below you’ll find more information on popular nearby attractions and things to do:

TOROVERDE Adventure Park

This new ecological park is a must-visit for hours of endless adventures. Here you'll find more miles of zip-line cables than at any other park in the world. Its success has earned it a ranking of 23rd on the list of "Coolest New Attractions in the World" by Travel & Leisure Magazine.

Rainforest Nature Walk & Sightseeing Tour

El Yunque, the only tropical rainforest in the United States Forest System, encompasses 28, 000 acres and reaches an elevation of 3,526 feet. Allow guides to lead you along well-marked trails through the lush woodlands, where you'll be able to see the nest of the Puerto Rican parrot, flora and fauna of the Palo Colorado forest and its other inhabitants. The climate is frost-free and ranges in moisture from semi-desert to rain forest conditions within very short distances.

Camuy Caves & Arecibo Observatory

The River Cavern is the third largest underground system in the world. You'll enjoy a safe, guided tour of the marvels, from sinkholes to cathedral-like caverns to views of the mysterious river and its eons-old stalactites and stalagmites. You will also experience the view of the largest radar/radio telescope operated by Cornell University at the Arecibo Observatory. The telescope probes the ionosphere, examines planets and monitors natural radio emissions from distant galaxies, pulsars and quasars.

Bioluminescent Bay Kayak Tour

Relax in a kayak tour at sunset that leads to the fascinating Laguna Grande in Fajardo. Under the blanket of the night sky and the historical lighthouse of Fajardo, you can touch the waters that glow with bioluminescence organisms.

Old San Juan Walking Tour

Walk through the cobblestone streets of old San Juan and enjoy the many restaurants, galleries and stores available in this enchanted and historic city.


Plaza Las Americas
25 Minutes

At the Caribbean's largest and most complete shopping center, not only can you shop but you also can visit a 13-screen movie theater and get a snack or a meal at any one of 40 different eateries. Featuring the Caribbean's only Macy's, BCBG, Victoria's, Secret and over 300 shops. Click here for driving directions

Puerto Rico Premium Outlets
30 minutes

Find impressive savings at Adidas, Ann Taylor, Banana Republic, BCBG Max Azria, Calvin Klein, Coach, Gap Outlet, Guess, Kenneth Cole, Lacoste, Michael Kors, Nautica, Nike, Nine West, Polo Ralph Lauren, Puma, Tommy Hilfiger and more. Click here for driving directions.

Catamaran Sail & Snorkel Buffet

Sail/Snorkel Buffet is a five-hour program that begins with a pickup and transfer to one of Fajardo's picturesque Marinas where you'll board our splendid catamaran to one of the nearby coral reefs. Throughout the sail you will enjoy unlimited pina coladas, rum punch and assorted snacks, including fresh, tropical fruit and a deli-style lunch. When anchoring, you may choose to snorkel among live reef and hundreds of colorful types of fish which you can hand feed or relax on the pristine beaches and crystal clear waters of the Caribbean Sea.

Deep Sea Fishing

Famous for its international billfish tournament, Puerto Rico boasts one of the most productive fishing grounds in the world, where sailfish and marlin abound as well as tastier game fish such as tuna, Dorado and Wahoo. Select a full-day trip which may include lunch, beer and refreshments, or try a half-day sail offering beer and refreshments.