5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Norfolk
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Rincon
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Arecibo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Norfolk

1
night
Rincon

Rincon ©
A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rincon road trip app .

Norfolk, USA to Rincon is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Norfolk to Rincon due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Norfolk in July, Rincon is a bit warmer at night with lows of 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Arecibo.

Things to do in Rincon

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Aguadilla
Highlights from your plan
Crashboat Beach ©
Crashboat Beach
Playa Rompe Olas ©
Playa Rompe Olas
Sandy Beach ©
Sandy Beach

1
night
Arecibo

Arecibo ©
Arecibo is a municipality on the northern coast of Puerto Rico (U.S.), on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, located north of Utuado and Ciales; east of Hatillo; and west of Barceloneta and Florida. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aventura Cueva Ventana. On the 17th (Wed), explore the fascinating underground world of La Cueva del Indio and then admire all the interesting features of Aventura Cueva Ventana.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Arecibo online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Rincon to Arecibo in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 76°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Juan.

Things to do in Arecibo

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Aventura Cueva Ventana ©
Aventura Cueva Ventana
Cueva del Indio ©
Cueva del Indio

2
nights
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 18th (Thu): sample the fine beverages at Casa BACARDI Puerto Rico, then steep yourself in history at Old San Juan, and then contemplate the long history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Catedral Metropolitana Basilica de San Juan Bautista, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

You can plan San Juan trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Arecibo to San Juan in an hour. In July, daytime highs in San Juan are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Casa Bacardi
Highlights from your plan
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

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