5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Drive
1
Luquillo
— 2 nights
Drive
2
El Yunque National Forest
— 1 day
Drive
3
San Juan
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
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2
nights
Luquillo

Luquillo is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the northeast coast, northwest of Fajardo; and east of Rio Grande. Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): look for gifts at Monkey Threads, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Luquillo Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Balneario Luquillo. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable tour with Tours, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Healthy Body Therapeutic Studio.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Luquillo sightseeing planner.

San Juan to Luquillo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a shuttle. In November, daily temperatures in Luquillo can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Luquillo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

1
day
El Yunque National Forest

Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): stroll through El Yunque Rain Forest.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the El Yunque National Forest itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Luquillo to El Yunque National Forest takes an hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to San Juan.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

2
nights
San Juan

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 13th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the San Juan trip itinerary app.

Drive from El Yunque National Forest to San Juan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In November, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours

Puerto Rico travel guide

4.5
Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Forests
A U.S. territory encompassing one big island and several smaller ones, Puerto Rico appeals to visitors from around the globe with its rich history, pleasant climate, natural beauty, and renowned local cuisine. Most tourists take a vacation in Puerto Rico for that classic seaside experience, though the island offers much more than just sun and sand. Tours of Puerto Rico usually start in the city of San Juan, which boasts a trendy bar scene and plenty of art museums for visitors looking to add a bit of culture to their vacation. A short drive from the island's urban centers, pristine rainforests serve as peaceful retreats from the city bustle and ensure plenty of chances to spot wildlife and take exhilarating nature walks.