5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Boston
+2
Fly + shuttle + ferry:  10​h 30​min
1
Culebra
— 1 day
Fly:  30​min
2
San Juan
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Boston

1
day
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 8th (Fri): get lost in a book at Culebra Public Library and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Culebra trip planning tool .

Boston, USA to Culebra is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, shuttle, and ferry. Traveling from Boston to Culebra, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boston in March, things will get warmer in Culebra: highs are around 84°F and lows about 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Culebra Public Library ©
Culebra Public Library

3
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
When in San Juan, make a side trip to see El Yunque Rain Forest in El Yunque National Forest, approximately 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Old San Juan, make a trip to Paseo de la Princesa, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Casa BACARDI Puerto Rico, and scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Juan visit planner .

San Juan is very close to Culebra. In March, daytime highs in San Juan are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Casa BACARDI Puerto Rico, El Yunque Rain Forest
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan

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