Surely many remember the fabulous family comedy, Gilligan’s Island, which aired on television during the 70’s and 80’s, where a group of castaways, very funny they were lost in the fictional island somewhere in Hawaii, feeding with the fruits that the island provided them home and armed with canes.
The fact that this place exists in Puerto Rico, and it is a wonderful tourist destination to enjoy a royal summer vacation in the Caribbean. Gilligan’s Island or Cayo Aurora is part of Guánica Biosphere Reserve.
This key is five minutes by boat from the coast, near the town of Guanica. The beach surrounding the cay is precious and shallow, making it perfect for the whole family. There are abundant mangroves and fish of different species.
On the island you can go snorkeling, kayaking, sightseeing around the island, or just relax and enjoy the wonderful natural environment and beautiful beaches.
There are two channels that are about ten feet deep perfect for swimming, but be careful of the jellyfish there. In terms of services the island has picnic areas, barbecues and toilets.