11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
San Juan
— 4 nights
Fly:  30​min
2
Culebra
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h
3
Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv

4
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Get in touch with nature at El Yunque Rain Forest and Pine Grove Beach. Do your shopping at Plaza las Americas and Spicy Caribbee. Go for a jaunt from San Juan to Palmer to see Caribbean Trading Company Store about 58 minutes away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, take an in-depth tour of Catedral Metropolitana Basilica de San Juan Bautista, admire the landmark architecture of The Capitol of Puerto Rico, and admire all the interesting features of Parque de las Palomas.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the San Juan day trip planning website .

Tel Aviv, Israel to San Juan is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to San Juan. In June, San Juan is a bit warmer than Tel Aviv - with highs of 37°C and lows of 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trips

Caribbean Trading Company Store, Pine Grove Beach, El Yunque Rain Forest
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

3
nights
Culebra

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
You'll get in some beach time at Flamenco Beach and Tamarindo Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Culebrita Lighthouse and Museo Historico de Culebra. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Zoni Beach and look for gifts at Zinkowski Art Studio.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Culebra trip itinerary planner.

Culebra is just a short distance from San Juan. In July in Culebra, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 31°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach

1
night
Isla de Vieques

Isla de Vieques ©
For sixty years until 2003, most of the Isla de Vieques was closed off to the public, with the US Navy using the island's beaches and surrounding waters for drills and testing of new military machinery, such as bombs.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at La Chiva and then kick back and relax at Caracas Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sea views from Puerto Ferro Lighthouse and then contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Bay.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Isla de Vieques driving holiday planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Culebra to Isla de Vieques in 2.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. July in Isla de Vieques sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach

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