Also known as The Villa of Sotomayor, founded in 1508. With a population of 42,042 (2000 census) that spreads over 17 wards and Aguada's town. It is believed that Christopher Columbus entered the Island through Aguada on his second voyage in November 1493.
The Residents of Aguada are very friendly and warm at heart.
Festivals and Parades:
Night of San Juan Bautista - June 23-24
San Francisco de Asis Patron Festivities - Late Sept. - Early Oct.
Artesans Fair - November
PR Discovery Day Parade - November 19
Enjoy the surfing waves at Pico Piedra Beach, Table Rock and other areas during the winter season.
There is a public Gym and a track to do your daily routine exercise completely free. You can also enjoy walking on the beach looking for sea shells. At sundown, enjoy the most beautiful sunsets!
El Galeon Restaurant, located in the beach front area, hightly recommended by locals.
Once you come to Aguada, you learn to love it! Visit http://aguada.gov.pr/ for more information.