4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Fly to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, Drive to Arecibo
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Arecibo is a municipality on the northern coast of Puerto Rico (U.S.), on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, located north of Utuado and Ciales; east of Hatillo; and west of Barceloneta and Florida. You've now added Aventura Cueva Ventana to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Caribe Adventures, then explore the fascinating underground world of Aventura Cueva Ventana, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral San Felipe Apostol.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Arecibo online journey planner.

Richmond, USA to Arecibo is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Richmond to Arecibo due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Arecibo when traveling from Richmond in August, with lows around 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Arecibo

Tours · Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
On the 12th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Culebra day trip app.

Fly from Arecibo to Culebra in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, bus, taxi, and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Culebra are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Puerto Rico travel guide

Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Forests
A U.S. territory encompassing one big island and several smaller ones, Puerto Rico appeals to visitors from around the globe with its rich history, pleasant climate, natural beauty, and renowned local cuisine. Most tourists take a vacation in Puerto Rico for that classic seaside experience, though the island offers much more than just sun and sand. Tours of Puerto Rico usually start in the city of San Juan, which boasts a trendy bar scene and plenty of art museums for visitors looking to add a bit of culture to their vacation. A short drive from the island's urban centers, pristine rainforests serve as peaceful retreats from the city bustle and ensure plenty of chances to spot wildlife and take exhilarating nature walks.