Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, Rincon

4.6
#2 of 9 in Wildlife in Rincon
A surfer's paradise on the West coast, Tres Palmas Marine Reserve has a little of everything. Golden sands swoop along the shores, dotted with leafy palms that provide seclusion and gorgeous scenery from which to sun yourself. Giant waves in the winter make this an excellent spot for experienced surfers and for the rest of the year, crystal clear waters and a long strip of elkhorn coral create perfect conditions for snorkelling. Keep an eye out for bottlenose dolphins and hawksbill turtles, the reserve is home to a rich and diverse marine life. Food and drink is available. Before you head to Rincon, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Rincon road trip planning app , to make sure you see all that Rincon has to offer, including Tres Palmas Marine Reserve.
Create an itinerary including Tres Palmas Marine Reserve
Save Saved
map
© OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5
260 reviews
TripAdvisor
  • We have snorkeled all over the Caribbean and this is the first time I saw bright green brain coral. Spectacular. So many schools of fish-saw 100 blue Tangs in 1 school and another 100 goatfish in anot...  more »
  • Pretty relaxing to walk across all the beaches that are included in this so-called reserve. Lots of sea glass and seashells. Although you can't collect because of reserve rules. I recommend this place...  more »

Plan your trip to Rincon

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Popular things to do in Rincon

View all >
4.5
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.4
Duration: 3​h
4.6
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Side trips from Rincon

4.9
Duration: 3​h 30​min
4.7
Duration: 2​h
4.4
Duration: 2​h

Hidden gems in Rincon

5.0
Duration: 2​h
4.8
Duration: 4​h
5.0
Duration: 2​h 30​min

Shopping in Rincon

4.7
Duration: 2​h 30​min
4.6
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.9
Duration: 30​min
4.4
Duration: 1​h

Nearby attractions in Rincon

4.9
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.8
Duration: 4​h
4.9
Duration: 3​h

Historic Sites in Rincon

4.3
Duration: 1​h 30​min
4.1
Duration: 1​h 30​min