Lares is a municipality and town of located in the western mountainous region of the island. The town is most popularly known for the Grito de Lares, a failed 1868 uprising against the Spanish colonial rule which has become a landmark of Puerto Rico's history.
18.2953° or 18° 17' 42.9" north
-66.8778° or 66° 52' 39.9" west
Open Location Code
319 metres (1,047 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1946461942
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: Lares, Puerto Rico
  • Bishnupriya: লারেস, পুয়ের্তো রিকো
  • Bishnupriya: লারেস
  • Bulgarian: Ларес
  • Catalan: Lares
  • Cebuano: Lares (kapital sa munisipyo)
  • Cebuano: Lares Municipio
  • Chinese: 拉雷斯
  • Czech: Lares
  • Danish: Lares
  • Dutch: Lares
  • English: Lares, Puerto Rico
  • English: Lares Municipio
  • Esperanto: Lares
  • French: Lares
  • French: municipalité de Lares
  • German: Lares
  • Hebrew: לארס
  • Italian: Lares
  • Japanese: ラレス (プエルトリコ)
  • Persian: لاریس
  • Polish: Lares
  • Portuguese: Lares
  • Russian: Ларес
  • Serbian: Lares, Puerto Rico
  • Serbian: Ларес
  • Serbo-Croatian: Lares, Puerto Rico
  • South Azerbaijani: لاریس
  • Spanish: Lares
  • Spanish: Lares (Puerto Rico)
  • Spanish: Municipio Autónomo de Lares
  • Spanish: Municipio de Lares
  • Ukrainian: Ларес
  • Urdu: لاریس، پورٹو ریکو
  • Urdu: لاریس، پویرٹو ریکو
  • Waray (Philippines): Lares, Puerto Rico
  • Santuario de la Patna

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