11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Sofia
Fly + Drive:  21​h 45​min
1
Ponce
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
San Juan
— 3 nights
Fly:  30​min
3
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Isla de Vieques
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Sofia

1
day
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. On the 16th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte de Ponce, see the interesting displays at El Museo Castillo Serralles, then take an in-depth tour of Ponce History Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museo Casa Armstrong - Poventud.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ponce vacation builder .

Sofia, Bulgaria to Ponce is an approximately 22-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Sofia to Ponce due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Sofia in February; daily highs in Ponce reach 32°C and lows reach 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to San Juan.

Things to do in Ponce

Museums
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Museo de Arte de Ponce ©
Museo de Arte de Ponce
El Museo Castillo Serralles ©
El Museo Castillo Serralles
Museo Casa Armstrong Poventud ©
Museo Casa Armstrong Poventud

3
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Visiting El Yunque Rain Forest and Canyoning & Rappelling Tours will get you outdoors. Popular historic sites such as Old San Juan and San Juan National Historic Site are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: stroll through Condado Beach and admire the masterpieces at Museo de Las Americas.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read San Juan trip maker site .

Getting from Ponce to San Juan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle. In February, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

El Yunque Rain Forest
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): examine the collection at Museo Historico de Culebra, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoni Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Carlos Rosario Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Flamenco Beach.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Culebra day trip website .

Culebra is just a stone's throw from San Juan. February in Culebra sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Playa Punta Soldado Beach ©
Playa Punta Soldado Beach

3
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum and Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery. Get in touch with nature at Sun Bay and Media Luna Beach. There's much more to do: stroll through La Chiva, don't miss a visit to Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, look for all kinds of wild species at Vieques National Wildlife Refuge, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Isla de Vieques trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Culebra to Isla de Vieques in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. February in Isla de Vieques sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
Media Luna Beach ©
Media Luna Beach
La Chiva ©
La Chiva

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