8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Norfolk
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Rincon
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Culebra
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Isla de Vieques
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Norfolk

1
night
Rincon

A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
On the 11th (Mon), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, thenkick back and relax at Crashboat Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Rompe Olas. On your second day here, stroll through Domes Beach, thenkick back and relax at Sandy Beach, and then look for gifts at Tres Puertas Art Gallery & Blue Mermaid Gift Shop.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rincon trip planner.

Norfolk, USA to Rincon is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Norfolk to Rincon is 1 hour. Traveling from Norfolk in February, things will get much warmer in Rincon: highs are around 85°F and lows about 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Rincon

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Aguadilla
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Sandy Beach ©
Sandy Beach
Domes Beach ©
Domes Beach

3
nights
Culebra

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Kids will enjoy Flamenco Beach and Tamarindo Beach. Get outdoors at Zoni Beach and Carlos Rosario Beach. There's more to do: head off the coast to Culebrita Island and stop by Zinkowski Art Studio.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Culebra trip planner.

You can drive from Rincon to Culebra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and ferry. February in Culebra sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

2
nights
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.
On the 16th (Sat), deepen your appreciation for local ecosystems through Eco Tours and then kick back and relax at Media Luna Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): kick back and relax at Caracas Beach.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Isla de Vieques planning site.

Traveling by car from Culebra to Isla de Vieques takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In February, daily temperatures in Isla de Vieques can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Media Luna Beach ©
Media Luna Beach
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach

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