5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly + Drive:  16​h
1
Ponce
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Rincon
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
San Juan
— 1 night
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

1
day
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. On the 13th (Thu), examine the collection at Parque de Bombas, see the interesting displays at El Museo Castillo Serralles, then admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte de Ponce, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Ponce online route maker .

Los Angeles, USA to Ponce is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Ponce due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Ponce, with lows around 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rincon.

Things to do in Ponce

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Parque de Bombas ©
Parque de Bombas
El Museo Castillo Serralles ©
El Museo Castillo Serralles
Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe ©

2
nights
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 14th (Fri), discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, kick back and relax at Domes Beach, and then enjoy the sea views from El Faro Lighthouse. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, then view the masterpieces at Playa Oeste Gallery, and then stroll through Steps Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Rincon holiday planner.

You can drive from Ponce to Rincon in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight. When traveling from Ponce in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rincon: temperatures range from 89°F by day to 81°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Juan.

Things to do in Rincon

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Scuba & Snorkeling
Domes Beach ©
Domes Beach
El Faro Lighthouse ©
El Faro Lighthouse

1
night
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Juan trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Rincon to San Juan in 2 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 78°F. On the 16th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan

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