8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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

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.
On the 15th (Tue), see Jerry’s Jeep Rental and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On your second day here, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island, and then enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Culebra trip maker.

San Juan to Culebra is an approximately 2-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. September in Culebra sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Boat Tours & Water Sports

2
nights
El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): stroll through El Yunque Rain Forest. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Coqui International, then see some colorful creatures with Mini Boat Adventures, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Bosque Nacional El Yunque.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the El Yunque National Forest travel website.

Traveling by flight from Culebra to El Yunque National Forest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. In September in El Yunque National Forest, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to San Juan.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Wildlife · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Coqui International, Mini Boat Adventures, Bosque Nacional El Yunque
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Mini Boat Adventures ©
Mini Boat Adventures
Bosque Nacional El Yunque ©
Bosque Nacional El Yunque

4
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Make the 20th (Sun) a memorable day with a climbing tour. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, contemplate the long history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan, kick back and relax at Condado Beach, and scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read San Juan trip maker.

Traveling by car from El Yunque National Forest to San Juan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Casa Bacardi Puerto Rico
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Climbing Tours
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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