7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary
7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary
Start: Little Rock
Isla de Vieques
— 3 nights
— 2 nights
— 1 night
End: Little Rock
Sun, Jan 8 - Sat, Jan 14
Isla de Vieques — 3 nights
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 8th (Sun), take a leisurely stroll along Malecon. On the next day, kick back and relax at Balneario Sun Bay.
To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Isla de Vieques trip maker website.
Little Rock, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 78-hour travel. Traveling from Little Rock to Isla de Vieques, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In January, Isla de Vieques is much hotter than Little Rock - with highs of 82°F and lows of 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Culebra.
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Culebra — 2 nights
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.On the 11th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Playa Carlos Rosario and then kick back and relax at Playa Zoni.
To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Culebra tour itinerary maker site.
You can fly from Isla de Vieques to Culebra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In January in Culebra, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can fly to San Juan.
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San Juan — 1 night
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S. jurisdiction and one of the oldest in the Americas.On the 13th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Sitio Histórico de San Juan and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan.
To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the San Juan vacation builder tool.
Getting from Culebra 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 January, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for the flight back home.
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Puerto Rico travel guide
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.