14 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

14 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Rincon
— 2 nights
2
Ponce
— 2 nights
3
San Juan
— 3 nights
4
Isla de Vieques
— 4 nights
5
Culebra
— 2 nights

2
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Rincon

Rincon ©
A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): kick back and relax at Playa Rompe Olas and then stroll through Crashboat Beach. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at El Faro Lighthouse, then enjoy the sea views from Los Morrillos Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Sucia.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rincon driving holiday planning tool.

New York City, USA to Rincon is an approximately 8-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New York City to Rincon due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from New York City in April: high temperatures in Rincon hover around 87°F and lows are around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ponce.

Things to do in Rincon

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Aguadilla, Cabo Rojo
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Crashboat Beach ©
Crashboat Beach
Playa Sucia ©
Playa Sucia
Los Morrillos Lighthouse ©
Los Morrillos Lighthouse

2
nights
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): examine the collection at Parque de Bombas, take an in-depth tour of Museo de Arte de Ponce, then contemplate the long history of Hacienda Buena Vista, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Centro Cultural Carmen Sola de Pereira de Ponce. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at El Museo Castillo Serralles and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ponce trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Rincon to Ponce takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Rincon in April; daily highs in Ponce reach 82°F and lows reach 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to San Juan.

Things to do in Ponce

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Hacienda Buena Vista ©
Hacienda Buena Vista
Museo de Arte de Ponce ©
Museo de Arte de Ponce
El Museo Castillo Serralles ©
El Museo Castillo Serralles

3
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Old San Juan and Paseo de la Princesa. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery and Yokahu Observation Tower. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Juan: El Yunque Rain Forest (in El Yunque National Forest) and Zipline (in Rio Grande). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan.

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Drive from Ponce to San Juan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In April, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 87°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

El Yunque National Forest, Zipline
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Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
Paseo de la Princesa ©
Paseo de la Princesa
Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery ©
Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery

4
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 get to explore Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum and Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery. Explore hidden gems such as Caracas Beach and Navio Beach. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at La Chiva, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take in the waterfront at Mosquito Pier, and view the masterpieces at Serenity Point Yoga & Visionary Arts Space.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Isla de Vieques sightseeing planning tool.

Getting from San Juan to Isla de Vieques by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in April, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach
Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum ©
Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum

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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 26th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoni Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tamarindo Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Culebra trip itinerary app.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Isla de Vieques to Culebra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In April in Culebra, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

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