17 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

17 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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San Juan
— 3 nights
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Isla de Vieques
— 3 nights
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Culebra
— 4 nights
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El Yunque National Forest
— 2 nights
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Camuy
— 2 nights
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Ponce
— 2 nights

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San Juan

San Juan ©

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Make the 15th (Tue) a memorable day with a climbing tour. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Old San Juan, kick back and relax at Condado Beach, get a sense of history and politics at The Capitol of Puerto Rico, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Juan online attractions planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to San Juan. September in San Juan sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Climbing Tours
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

3
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Isla de Vieques

Isla de Vieques ©

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 nature, beaches, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Sun Bay Beach, indulge in some personalized pampering at Beatriz Beauty Boutique, stroll through Vieques National Wildlife Refuge, and step off the mainland to explore Vieques Island.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Isla de Vieques attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from San Juan to Isla de Vieques takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Isla de Vieques are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
Marauder Sailing Charters - Private Tours ©
Marauder Sailing Charters - Private Tours
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge ©
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge

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Culebra

Culebra ©

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Culebra is known for beaches, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach, step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island, examine the collection at Museo Historico de Culebra, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Culebra National Wildlife Refuge.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Culebra online road trip planner.

Do a combination of car and flight from Isla de Vieques to Culebra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September in Culebra, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Boat Tours & Water Sports

2
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El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): stroll through El Yunque Rain Forest. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Coqui International, get a new perspective on things with Mini Boat Adventures, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Bosque Nacional El Yunque.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the El Yunque National Forest trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Culebra to El Yunque National Forest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. In September, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Camuy.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Mini Boat Adventures ©
Mini Boat Adventures
Bosque Nacional El Yunque ©
Bosque Nacional El Yunque

2
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Camuy

Camuy is a municipality of Puerto Rico, bordering the Atlantic Ocean, north of Lares; east of Quebradillas; and west of Hatillo. On the 27th (Sun), walk around Parque Nacional de las Cavernas del Rio Camuy and then explore the activities along Camuy River (Rio Camuy). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, stop by Cafe Gran Batey, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Clara Cave (Cueva Clara).

To see photos and tourist information, read Camuy tour itinerary planner.

Drive from El Yunque National Forest to Camuy in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and car; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Camuy can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ponce.

Things to do in Camuy

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Horseback Riding Tours
Parque Nacional de las Cavernas del Rio Camuy ©
Cafe Gran Batey ©
Cafe Gran Batey

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Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): appreciate the history behind La Escalinata, kick back and relax at Cana Gorda Beach, and then stroll through La Guancha. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Ponce, see the interesting displays at Parque de Bombas, and then don't miss a visit to Plaza de las Delicias.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ponce day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Camuy to Ponce takes 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Ponce

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
La Guancha ©
La Guancha
Museo de Arte de Ponce ©
Museo de Arte de Ponce
Parque de Bombas ©
Parque de Bombas

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