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Highway 997 Connecting Island North to South

Hwy 997 is profiled because it starts at the Ferry Port and ends to the South at approximately Sun... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
Hockessin, Delaware
Watch it!!! Horses in the road!!!

The island is heavily populated by wild horses, which roam, eat and fornicate in the road. Around... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Robert G
Beverly, Massachusetts
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Highway 997 runs in front of Camp Garcia.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good53%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“wild horses” (3 reviews)
Carretera 997, 00765, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Hwy 997 is profiled because it starts at the Ferry Port and ends to the South at approximately Sun Bay. It also is the road you need to use to get to the beaches on the East side of the Island in the US Wildlife...More

Thank DiAlJo
Reviewed 17 January 2017

The island is heavily populated by wild horses, which roam, eat and fornicate in the road. Around EVERY corner you will find a horse or a 5ft Iguana waiting to cost you the additional insurance you thought you didnt need!

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 5 January 2017

is the best road so far but be carefull with all the loose horses special at night or raining days. its too dark but thats becacause the bioluminence bay. to protect the wild life there.

Thank edwinsolis
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This is one of the main roads on the island, and you'd probably take it going from Isabel Segunda to Esperanza, which are the 2 main towns on the island. Like most of the roads there, it's narrow and a little hard to see in...More

Thank 3RedDoxies
Reviewed 23 March 2016

A main road for sightseeing snd getting anywhere, it is in fairly good condition and scenic, but they have thousands of wandering free horses and supposedly lose 200 or more a year on the highways. So watch out, even if you are going by slow...More

1  Thank Shaun030
Reviewed 29 December 2015

This was one thing I was looking for to was seeing the horses on this little island. I expected that the would be in a contain area on the island such as a reserve.. NOOO, they are everywhere; streets, yards, parking lots, it was very...More

1  Thank MARK S
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Most of the horses are free roaming and a few are branded and groomed. They are great lawn mowers!!!!

Thank Teresa B
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Horses galore! Tons of horses roaming, grazing, and chasing each other in herds along this highway. Takes about 15-18 minutes to drive from Isabel Segunda to Esparanza along this highway.

1  Thank Scott D
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Stop at Sun Bay to swim, see all the horses or just stare at the ocean. Please pick up your litter, this is the reason for the 4 star. We have been traveling to Vieques for almost 10 years and the last time we went...More

4  Thank HomeGrownOregonian
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I fill like a fool rating this but it's here....this is the road you will spend most of your time in Vieques on. It connects Isabel Segunda to Esperanza and also brings you to all beaches in the south coast. watch out for horses roaming...More

1  Thank waldobird
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