5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Huntsville
Fly + Drive:  12​h 30​min
1
Isla de Vieques
— 1 day
Ferry + Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Ponce
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Huntsville

1
day
Isla de Vieques

Isla de Vieques ©
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 17th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery, stop by Isla Vida, then kick back and relax at Secret Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Caracas Beach.

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Huntsville, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Huntsville in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 78°F in Isla de Vieques. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Ponce.

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Secret Beach ©
Secret Beach
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach

1
night
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): view the masterpieces at Centro Cultural Carmen Sola de Pereira de Ponce, examine the collection at Parque de Bombas, then examine the collection at El Museo Castillo Serralles, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte de Ponce.

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You can do a combination of ferry and car from Isla de Vieques to Ponce in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in June, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to San Juan.

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Museo de Arte de Ponce ©
Museo de Arte de Ponce
El Museo Castillo Serralles ©
El Museo Castillo Serralles
Parque de Bombas ©
Parque de Bombas

2
nights
San Juan

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Estudio de Arte Samuel Lind, then look for gifts at Caribbean Trading Company Store, and then get interesting insight from Tours. On your second day here, view the masterpieces at The Poet's Passage, shop like a local with Depigment Art, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

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You can drive from Ponce to San Juan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Traveling from Ponce in June, you will find days in San Juan are somewhat warmer (89°F), and nights are about the same (78°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

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Side Trips

Rio Grande, Estudio de Arte Samuel Lind
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Zipline
Fishing Charters & Tours
Caribbean Trading Company Store ©
Caribbean Trading Company Store

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