5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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


Isla de Vieques — 1 night

Isla Nena

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Isla de Vieques online travel route planner.

Washington DC, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is 1 hour. 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 fly to El Yunque National Forest.
Outdoors · Adventure · Parks · Tours
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El Yunque National Forest — 1 night

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 National 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 flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car. 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 catch the flight to Culebra.
Parks · Nature · Wildlife
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Culebra — 2 nights

Little Island

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 Playa Tamarindo.

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 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car 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 catch the flight back home.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
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Puerto Rico travel guide

Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Kayaking & Canoeing
A U.S. territory encompassing one big island and several smaller ones, Puerto Rico appeals to visitors from around the globe with its rich history, pleasant climate, natural beauty, and renowned local cuisine. Most tourists take a vacation in Puerto Rico for that classic seaside experience, though the island offers much more than just sun and sand. Tours of Puerto Rico usually start in the city of San Juan, which boasts a trendy bar scene and plenty of art museums for visitors looking to add a bit of culture to their vacation. A short drive from the island's urban centers, pristine rainforests serve as peaceful retreats from the city bustle and ensure plenty of chances to spot wildlife and take exhilarating nature walks.