6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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San Juan
— 2 nights
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Ponce
— 1 night
3
Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
4
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Caribbean Trading Company Store and Plaza Las Americas. Head to The Poet's Passage and Walter Otero Contemporary Artfor some retail therapy. Step out of San Juan to go to Fajardo and see Mini Boat Adventures, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's more to do: stop by Old San Juan and get to know the fascinating history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Juan online trip itinerary maker.

Nashville, USA to San Juan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to San Juan is 2 hours. When traveling from Nashville in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in San Juan: temperatures range from 90°F by day to 78°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ponce.

Things to do in San Juan

Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trips

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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Mini Boat Adventures ©
Mini Boat Adventures
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

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night
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): look for gifts at Utopia, get engrossed in the history at Museo de Arte de Ponce, then see the interesting displays at Parque de Bombas, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Centro Cultural Carmen Sola de Pereira de Ponce.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Ponce trip maker app.

Drive from San Juan to Ponce in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from San Juan in October: highs in Ponce hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Ponce

Museums · Shopping
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Museo de Arte de Ponce ©
Museo de Arte de Ponce
Parque de Bombas ©
Parque de Bombas

1
night
Isla de Vieques

Isla de Vieques ©

Isla Nena

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.
On the 15th (Thu), kick back and relax at La Chiva, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Caracas Beach, and then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Isla de Vieques visit planning app.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Ponce to Isla de Vieques takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Expect a daytime high around 88°F in October, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach
Kayaking & Canoeing

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): kick back and relax at Zoni Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Tamarindo Beach.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Culebra trip planner.

Do a combination of car and flight from Isla de Vieques to Culebra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. October in Culebra sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

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