5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: San Antonio
Fly + Drive:  12​h 15​min
1
El Yunque National Forest
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Rincon
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: San Antonio

1
day
El Yunque National Forest

On the 27th (Sat), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, tour the pleasant surroundings at Balneario Luquillo, and then stop by Caribbean Trading Company Store.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our El Yunque National Forest trip itinerary site .

San Antonio, USA to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Antonio to El Yunque National Forest due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Antonio in July, plan for a bit cooler days in El Yunque National Forest, with highs around 89°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rincon.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Luquillo, Caribbean Trading Company Store
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Caribbean Trading Company Store ©
Caribbean Trading Company Store

1
night
Rincon

A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
On the 28th (Sun), get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, identify plant and animal life at Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, and then visit a coastal fixture at El Faro Lighthouse.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rincon trip planner.

Traveling by car from El Yunque National Forest to Rincon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and car. July in Rincon sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 80°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Juan.

Things to do in Rincon

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
El Faro Lighthouse ©
El Faro Lighthouse
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve ©
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve

2
nights
San Juan

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of San Juan National Historic Site, kick back and relax at Ocean Park Beach, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On the 30th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Old San Juan.

To plan San Juan vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Rincon to San Juan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and shuttle. July in San Juan sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 78°F at night. On the 30th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

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