4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
+3
Subway + Train + Fly + Shuttle:  8 h
1
El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
Drive + Ferry:  2 h 15 min
2
Culebra
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Train + Subway:  6 h 30 min
End: New York City

1
night
El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take a peaceful walk through Bosque Nacional El Yunque and then delve into the lush surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our El Yunque National Forest online itinerary planner.

New York City, USA to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 8- hour combination of subway, train, flight, and shuttle. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of subway, train, flight, and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New York City to El Yunque National Forest due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in El Yunque National Forest when traveling from New York City in July, with lows around 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Bosque Nacional El Yunque
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Bosque Nacional El Yunque ©
Bosque Nacional El Yunque

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach, then head off the coast to Culebrita Island, and then kick back and relax at Zoni Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Flamenco Beach.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Culebra trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of car and ferry from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

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

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