Geography of Isla Vieques
Vieques or "La Isla Nena" (little girl island) or "Isabel Segunda" (Isabel II) is geographically part of the Virgin Islands. This places it in the Caribbean Sea, between Puerto Rico to the West, Isla Culebra to the North, St. Thomas to the the Northeast and St.Croix to the East.
Go to our Vieques Map
to see what's where
For all the information you ever wanted and more about the earth you will be walking on, please go to the Geologic Information about Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands
from the US Geological Survey.
Vieques is 21 miles (34 km) long and 3 miles (5 km) wide, and it is 52 square miles (135 square km) in area.
Vieques has two towns - Isabel II in the North and Esperanza in the South of the island. Esperanza is right next to Sun Bay
, a beautiful beach. Bravos de Boston
is the beach area in the East of Isabel Segunda.