11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Isla de Vieques
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Rincon
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​min
4
San Juan
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Kansas City

2
nights
Isla de Vieques

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Secret Beach and Media Luna Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Sun Bay. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Caracas Beach, look for gifts at Isla Vida, tour the pleasant surroundings at Navio Beach, and enjoy the sea views from Puerto Ferro Lighthouse.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Isla de Vieques trip itinerary website .

Kansas City, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry. Traveling from Kansas City to Isla de Vieques, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kansas City in February, things will get much warmer in Isla de Vieques: highs are around 83°F and lows about 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Rincon.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Media Luna Beach ©
Media Luna Beach
La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach

2
nights
Rincon

A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): take a memorable tour with Tours, enjoy the sand and surf at Crashboat Beach, explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Aguadilla y del Caribe, then enjoy the sand and surf at Domes Beach, and finally enjoy the sea views from El Faro Lighthouse. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandy Beach, and then stroll through Steps Beach.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rincon trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Isla de Vieques to Rincon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, shuttle, and car. February in Rincon sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Rincon

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Aguadilla
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Crashboat Beach ©
Crashboat Beach
Domes Beach ©
Domes Beach

2
nights
Culebra

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
On the 27th (Wed), browse the collection at Culebra Public Library, then kick back and relax at Carlos Rosario Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Melones Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Tamarindo Beach. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Brava Beach, head off the coast to Culebrita Island, and then kick back and relax at Zoni Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Culebra trip planner .

Getting from Rincon to Culebra by combination of car and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight. In February, daytime highs in Culebra are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to fly to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Brava Beach ©
Brava Beach

3
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): make a trip to Paseo de la Princesa, stop by Coqui el Original, then make a trip to San Juan Gate, then explore the different monuments and memorials at San Juan Cemetery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Ocean Park Beach. On your second day here, get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

Start your trip to San Juan by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

San Juan is just a stone's throw from Culebra. February in San Juan sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Kayaking & Canoeing
Highlights from your plan
Paseo de la Princesa ©
Paseo de la Princesa
Fishing Charters & Tours

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