6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Detroit
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​min
2
San Juan
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Detroit

2
nights
Culebra

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
On the 17th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On your second day here, stroll through Zoni Beach, then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island, and then visit a coastal fixture at Culebrita Lighthouse.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Culebra trip planning tool .

Detroit, USA to Culebra is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry; or do a combination of bus, flight, shuttle, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Detroit to Culebra. Traveling from Detroit in July, things will get a bit warmer in Culebra: highs are around 90°F and lows about 80°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

3
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Change things up with a short trip to El Yunque Rain Forest in El Yunque National Forest (about 1h 10 min away). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, make a trip to Plaza de la Catedral, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Casa Bacardi, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our San Juan route planner .

San Juan is just a short distance from Culebra. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Casa Bacardi, El Yunque Rain Forest
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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