7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico visit planner
Make it your trip
— 2 nights
Isla de Vieques
— 3 nights
San Juan
— 1 night


Culebra — 2 nights

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at Culebrita Lighthouse, then head off the coast to Culebrita, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Zoni.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Culebra online travel planner.

Washington DC, USA to Culebra is an approximately 9-hour flight. Traveling from Washington DC to Culebra, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Washington DC in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Culebra, with highs around 85°F, while nights are warmer with lows around 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Isla de Vieques.
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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Isla de Vieques — 3 nights

Isla Nena

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Balneario Sun Bay and Playa Media Luna. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Playa La Chiva, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and get great views at Puerto Ferro Lighthouse.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Isla de Vieques online holiday planner.

You can fly from Culebra to Isla de Vieques in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Isla de Vieques can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to fly to San Juan.
Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
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San Juan — 1 night

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S. jurisdiction and one of the oldest in the Americas.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Sitio Histórico de San Juan and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Juan trip builder app.

Getting from Isla de Vieques to San Juan by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and shuttle. In April, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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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.