5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Juan
— 2 nights
2
Culebra
— 1 night
3
El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night

2
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 9th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Metropolitana Basilica de San Juan Bautista and then get to know the fascinating history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, examine the collection at Museo del Tabaco Caguas, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our San Juan tour itinerary builder app.

Fort Lauderdale, USA to San Juan is an approximately 6-hour flight. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale to San Juan, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in San Juan are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Museo del Tabaco Caguas
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

1
night
Culebra

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): browse the collection at Culebra Public Library and then enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Culebra online road trip planner.

You can fly from San Juan to Culebra in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In May, daytime highs in Culebra are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Culebra Public Library ©
Culebra Public Library

1
night
El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): delve into the lush surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the El Yunque National Forest online trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Culebra to El Yunque National Forest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. In May in El Yunque National Forest, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest

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