48 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

48 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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48 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: San Juan
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Ponce
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Rincon
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Culebra
— 6 nights
Fly:  30​min
4
San Juan
— 18 nights
Fly:  30​min
5
Isla de Vieques
— 11 nights
Fly:  30​min
End: San Juan

6
nights
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Explore Ponce's surroundings by going to Scuba & Snorkeling (in La Parguera), Cana Gorda Beach (in Playa de Guanica) and Guanica Dry Forest (in Guanica). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Ponce, head off the coast to Isla de Caja de Muertos, play a few rounds at Costa Caribe Golf & Country Club, and admire the striking features of Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Ponce day trip planning site .

San Juan to Ponce is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In January, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can drive to Rincon.

Things to do in Ponce

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Puerto Rico, Salto de Collores, Paseo Lineal, Guanica Dry Forest, Cana Gorda Beach
Highlights from your plan
Guanica Dry Forest ©
Guanica Dry Forest
Museo de Arte de Ponce ©
Museo de Arte de Ponce
San German ©
San German

6
nights
Rincon

Rincon ©
A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
Get out of town with these interesting Rincon side-trips: Parque Nacional de las Cavernas del Rio Camuy (in Camuy), Aguadilla (Crashboat Beach & Taino Minigolf) and Parroquia San Jose De La Montana (in Lares). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Jobos Beach, explore and take pictures at Porta del Sol - West, head outdoors with Pozo de Jacinto, and head off the coast to Isla de Ratones.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Rincon trip planner .

Drive from Ponce to Rincon in 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Ponce in January since evenings lows in Rincon dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Rincon

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Isabela, Aguadilla, Cabo Rojo, Parque Nacional de las Cavernas del Rio Camuy, Parroquia San Jose De La Montana
Highlights from your plan
Domes Beach ©
Domes Beach
Playa Sucia ©
Playa Sucia

6
nights
Culebra

Culebra ©
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, outdoors, nature, adventure, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach, stroll through Culebra National Wildlife, look for all kinds of wild species at Culebra National Wildlife Refuge, and step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Culebra itinerary maker website .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Rincon to Culebra in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or do a combination of car, flight, shuttle, and ferry. In January, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

18
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Venture out of the city with trips to El Yunque National Forest (El Yunque Rain Forest, Luquillo Beach, & more), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Fajardo) and Loiza (Monumento Historico Cueva Maria de La Cruz & Puerto Rico Electric Transporters). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Old San Juan, contemplate the long history of San Juan National Historic Site, kick back and relax at Pine Grove Beach, and explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the San Juan trip planner .

San Juan is just a stone's throw from Culebra. In January, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Carolina, Puerto Rico, El Yunque National Forest, Fajardo, Loiza
Highlights from your plan
El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

11
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.
Isla de Vieques is known for nature, beaches, adventure, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Bay, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, tour the pleasant surroundings at Media Luna Beach, and kick back and relax at La Chiva.

Plan my Isla de Vieques trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Isla de Vieques is just a stone's throw from San Juan. In February, daily temperatures in Isla de Vieques can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge ©
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge
La Chiva ©
La Chiva

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