Destination guide

Head to the charming city of Salinas

The area's monuments and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Salinas. Travelers to this romantic city praise the shopping, restaurants and golfing. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Salinas

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that Salinas has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aguirre Golf Course (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • Coamo Springs (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Salinas

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Salinas is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Cristobal Canyon (11.3 mi / 18.3 km)
  • Carite State Forest (12 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Bosque Estatal De Carite (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Camino El Bolo (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Jardin Botanico y Cultural de Caguas (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Salinas

The nearest airport is in Ponce (PSE-Mercedita), located 20 mi (32.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into San Juan (SJU-Luis Munoz Marin Intl.), which is 34.2 mi (55 km) away.

Where to stay around Salinas?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 28 vacation rentals near Salinas. From 16 Houses to 2 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Salinas for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Salinas?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Salinas. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Albergue Olimpico: 41 vacation rentals
  • San Juan: 482 vacation rentals
  • Puerto Rico: 2,354 vacation rentals
  • Ponce: 57 vacation rentals
  • Arecibo: 63 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Salinas! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Salinas?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Salinas:

  • Ponce: 57 rentals
  • Arecibo: 63 rentals
  • Carolina: 848 rentals
  • Patillas: 30 rentals
  • Manatí: 107 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Salinas?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Salinas. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Albergue Olimpico: 41 rentals
  • Plaza of Delights (Plaza de las Delicias): 62 rentals
  • Toro Negro Reserve: 68 rentals
  • Teatro la Perla: 61 rentals
  • Museum of Puerto Rico Music: 62 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Salinas listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.