7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Rincon
— 1 night
2
El Yunque National Forest
— 2 nights
3
San Juan
— 2 nights
4
Culebra
— 1 night

1
night
Rincon

Rincon ©
A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Rincon route planner.

New York City, USA to Rincon is an approximately 8-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in March; daily highs in Rincon reach 85°F and lows reach 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Rincon

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Crashboat Beach
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Crashboat Beach ©
Crashboat Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling
El Faro Lighthouse ©
El Faro Lighthouse

2
nights
El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
On the 3rd (Tue), stop by Caribbean Trading Company Store, then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Cascada La Mina (La Mina Falls). Here are some ideas for day two: cast your line with a fishing tour and then head off the coast to Palomino Island.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our El Yunque National Forest holiday planner.

Drive from Rincon to El Yunque National Forest in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and shuttle. Traveling from Rincon in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in El Yunque National Forest, with lows of 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to San Juan.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Tours · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Rio Grande, Fajardo
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Cascada La Mina (La Mina Falls) ©
Cascada La Mina (La Mina Falls)
Palomino Island ©
Palomino Island
Zipline

2
nights
San Juan

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, cast your line with a fishing tour, and then get to know the fascinating history of Paseo de la Princesa. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Juan trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from El Yunque National Forest to San Juan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in March, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Fishing Charters & Tours
Scuba & Snorkeling
Paseo de la Princesa ©
Paseo de la Princesa

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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 7th (Sat), kick back and relax at Zoni Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tamarindo Beach.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Culebra day trip planner.

You can fly from San Juan to Culebra in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In March, daily temperatures in Culebra can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

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

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