6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
San Juan
— 1 day
Fly:  30 min
2
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Isla de Vieques
— 2 nights
Taxi + Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: San Francisco

1
day
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 5th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Paseo de la Princesa.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our San Juan itinerary planner.

San Francisco, USA to San Juan is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of subway and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is 4 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: highs in San Juan hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
Paseo de la Princesa ©
Paseo de la Princesa

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.
On the 6th (Sat), examine the collection at Museo Historico de Culebra, kick back and relax at Zoni Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Carlos Rosario Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Culebra trip builder site.

Culebra is very close to San Juan. In April, daily temperatures in Culebra can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Carlos Rosario Beach ©
Carlos Rosario Beach

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Malecon and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sun Bay Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): get great views at Puerto Ferro Lighthouse and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Chiva.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Isla de Vieques tour itinerary builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Culebra to Isla de Vieques takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse ©
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse

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