6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly + Drive:  9​h 15​min
1
Ponce
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Rincon
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Boston

1
day
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): shop like a local with Centro Cultural Carmen Sola de Pereira de Ponce, examine the collection at Parque de Bombas, explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Ponce, then look for gifts at Plaza del Caribe, and finally grab your bike and head to Paseo Lineal.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, read Ponce trip planner.

Boston, USA to Ponce is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Ponce is 1 hour. In January, Ponce is much warmer than Boston - with highs of 81°F and lows of 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Rincon.

Things to do in Ponce

Museums Trails Parks

Side Trip

Paseo Lineal
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Museo de Arte de Ponce ©
Museo de Arte de Ponce
Parque de Bombas ©
Parque de Bombas

2
nights
Rincon

Rincon ©
A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Domes Beach, enjoy the sea views from El Faro Lighthouse, stroll through Sandy Beach, then explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Aguadilla y del Caribe, and finally kick back and relax at Crashboat Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, then take in the exciting artwork at Playa Oeste Gallery, then stop by Tres Puertas Art Gallery & Blue Mermaid Gift Shop, and finally discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Rincon online day trip planner .

You can drive from Ponce to Rincon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car. Traveling from Ponce in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rincon, with lows of 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to San Juan.

Things to do in Rincon

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Aguadilla
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Domes Beach ©
Domes Beach
Crashboat Beach ©
Crashboat Beach
Sandy Beach ©
Sandy Beach

2
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of San Juan National Historic Site, view the masterpieces at The Poet's Passage, then look for gifts at Coqui el Original, then get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Paseo de la Princesa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of San Juan Cemetery, then view the masterpieces at Estudio de Arte Samuel Lind, and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Juan driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Rincon to San Juan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. In January, daytime highs in San Juan are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours

Side Trips

Zipline, Estudio de Arte Samuel Lind
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The Poet's Passage ©
The Poet's Passage
Paseo de la Princesa ©
Paseo de la Princesa

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