5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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San Juan
— Few hours
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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
3
Culebra
— 2 nights

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San Juan

San Juan

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
To find out how to plan a trip to San Juan, use our trip itinerary maker.

Dayton, USA to San Juan is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dayton in July; daily highs in San Juan reach 89°F and lows reach 78°F. You'll set off for El Yunque National Forest on the 30th (Thu).

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

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night
El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
On the 31st (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at El Yunque, take a peaceful walk through Bosque Nacional El Yunque, take in the dramatic scenery at Juan Diego Falls, then trek along Big Tree Trail, and finally see the interesting displays at El Portal Tropical Forest Center.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our El Yunque National Forest tour itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In July, daily temperatures in El Yunque National Forest can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
El Yunque
4.5
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Hiking Trail
Big Tree Trail
4.6

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nights
Culebra

Culebra ©

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): examine the collection at Museo Historico de Culebra, stroll through Brava Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Zoni Beach, and finally enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Melones Beach, then head off the coast to Culebra National Wildlife, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Carlos Rosario Beach.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Culebra trip planning tool.

Fly from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In July, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 80°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Zoni Beach
4.7
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Beach
Brava Beach
4.7

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