10 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

10 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico trip planner

Make it your trip
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San Juan
— 2 nights
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Isla de Vieques
— 3 nights
Taxi to Vieques, Fly to Culebra
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Culebra
— 2 nights
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El Yunque National Forest
— 2 nights
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San Juan

— 2 nights

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.
Go for a jaunt from San Juan to Luquillo to see Playa Luquillo about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, tour the pleasant surroundings at Condado Beach, contemplate the long history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan, and stop by Turquesa Viejo.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Juan online journey planner.

Orlando, USA to San Juan is an approximately 6-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Orlando to San Juan is 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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.
Isla de Vieques is known for beaches, nature, and adventure. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Balneario Sun Bay, stroll through Playa Media Luna, take a leisurely stroll along Malecon, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Isla de Vieques trip planner.

You can fly from San Juan to Isla de Vieques in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle, taxi, and ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Isla de Vieques can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Culebra.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On the next day, visit a coastal fixture at Culebrita Lighthouse, head off the coast to Culebrita, and then kick back and relax at Playa Zoni.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Culebra trip planner.

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Isla de Vieques to Culebra in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or ride a ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Culebra can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 80°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

El Yunque National Forest

— 2 nights
On the 8th (Thu), take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest. On your second day here, get outside with Outdoor Activities and then head off the coast to Isla Palominos.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the El Yunque National Forest online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Culebra to El Yunque National Forest takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In July in El Yunque National Forest, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 78°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trip

Puerto Rico travel guide

4.5
Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing
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.