5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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1
Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
2
El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
3
Culebra
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Isla de Vieques road trip planning app.

Washington DC, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 9-hour flight. Traveling from Washington DC to Isla de Vieques, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in March: high temperatures in Isla de Vieques hover around 84°F and lows are around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach
Malecon ©
Malecon

1
night
El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
On the 11th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Cascada La Mina (La Mina Falls) and then take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest.

To find reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the El Yunque National Forest vacation planner.

Getting from Isla de Vieques to El Yunque National Forest by combination of ferry and car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. In March in El Yunque National Forest, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Cascada La Mina (La Mina Falls) ©
Cascada La Mina (La Mina Falls)

2
nights
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 (Thu): kick back and relax at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then stroll through Flamenco Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): get interesting insight from Tours and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Tamarindo Beach.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Culebra visit planning app.

Traveling by flight from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In March in Culebra, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Playa Punta Soldado Beach ©
Playa Punta Soldado Beach

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