6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico route planner

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Isla de Vieques
— 2 nights
Ferry to Ceiba, Puerto Rico, Drive to Luquillo
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Luquillo
— 1 night
Fly
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Culebra
— 2 nights
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Isla de Vieques

— 2 nights

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 7th (Tue), stroll through Caracas Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa La Chiva, and then take a leisurely stroll along Mosquito Pier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Wed): take in the waterfront at Malecon and then enjoy the sand and surf at Balneario Sun Bay.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Isla de Vieques journey builder website.

Orlando, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 7-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Orlando to Isla de Vieques due to the time zone difference. In July in Isla de Vieques, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 79°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Luquillo.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

Luquillo

— 1 night
Luquillo is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the northeast coast, northwest of Fajardo; and east of Rio Grande. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take a memorable tour with Tours, kick back and relax at Luquillo Beach, and then do some rugged touring at Carabali Rainforest Park.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Luquillo trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Isla de Vieques to Luquillo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Luquillo can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 79°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to Culebra.

Things to do in Luquillo

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Tours

Culebra

— 2 nights

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
On the 10th (Fri), stroll through Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Culebrita and then enjoy the sand and surf at Zoni Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Culebra driving holiday planning site.

Getting from Luquillo to Culebra by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. In July in Culebra, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 80°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Puerto Rico travel guide

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Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Forests
A U.S. territory encompassing one big island and several smaller ones, Puerto Rico appeals to visitors from around the globe with its rich history, pleasant climate, natural beauty, and renowned local cuisine. Most tourists take a vacation in Puerto Rico for that classic seaside experience, though the island offers much more than just sun and sand. Tours of Puerto Rico usually start in the city of San Juan, which boasts a trendy bar scene and plenty of art museums for visitors looking to add a bit of culture to their vacation. A short drive from the island's urban centers, pristine rainforests serve as peaceful retreats from the city bustle and ensure plenty of chances to spot wildlife and take exhilarating nature walks.