5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Train to LYNX Central, Fly to Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly to Vieques, Drive to Isla de Vieques
Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
San Juan
— 1 night
Fly to Orlando Sanford, Drive to Jacksonville



Little Island

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 22nd (Sun): kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Playa Punta Soldado Beach, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then kick back and relax at Zoni Beach.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Culebra trip planner.

Jacksonville, USA to Culebra is an approximately 11-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Jacksonville to Culebra. While traveling from Jacksonville, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Culebra, ranging from highs of 86°F to lows of 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Secret Beach (Pata Prieta), enjoy the sand and surf at La Chiva, and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Isla de Vieques trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Culebra to Isla de Vieques by combination of flight and car takes about 4 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In November in Isla de Vieques, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 75°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to San Juan.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Adventure

San Juan

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Sitio Histórico de San Juan and then get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Juan online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Isla de Vieques to San Juan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. In November, daytime highs in San Juan are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Puerto Rico travel guide

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.