5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Sitio Histórico de San Juan. Keep things going the next day: see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the San Juan itinerary planner.

Miami, USA to San Juan is an approximately 6-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Miami to San Juan is 1 hour. Traveling from Miami in December, San Juan is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to go by car to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in San Juan

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Food Tours
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2
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El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): delve into the lush surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Yokahu Observation Tower, zoom along the surf with Mini Boat Adventures, and then see the interesting displays at El Portal Tropical Forest Center.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our El Yunque National Forest trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in December, and nighttime lows around 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Adventure

Side Trip

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Waterskiing / Jetskiiing
Mini Boat Adventures
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Observation Deck
Yokahu Observation Tower
4.6

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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): kick back and relax at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Culebra trip itinerary site.

You can 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 December in Culebra, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
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Must see
Culebrita Island
4.8

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