4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Ponce
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Newark

1
night
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Parque de Bombas, examine the collection at El Museo Castillo Serralles, then explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Ponce, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Ponce online itinerary builder .

Newark, USA to Ponce is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Newark, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Ponce, ranging from highs of 82°F to lows of 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to San Juan.

Things to do in Ponce

Museums Historic Sites
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Museo de Arte de Ponce ©
Museo de Arte de Ponce
Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe ©
El Museo Castillo Serralles ©
El Museo Castillo Serralles

2
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 26th (Fri), stroll through Balneario Luquillo, stop by Caribbean Trading Company Store, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Walter Otero Contemporary Art, get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan, and then shop like a local with The Poet's Passage.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the San Juan trip planner .

You can drive from Ponce to San Juan in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a shuttle. In April, daytime highs in San Juan are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Luquillo, Caribbean Trading Company Store
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Caribbean Trading Company Store ©
Caribbean Trading Company Store
The Poet's Passage ©
The Poet's Passage

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