60 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Fly to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, Drive to Ponce
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Ponce
— 8 nights
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Rincon
— 8 nights
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San Juan
— 19 nights
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Isla de Vieques
— 9 nights
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El Yunque National Forest
— 7 nights
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Culebra
— 7 nights
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Ponce — 8 nights

Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Explore hidden gems such as Museo de Arte de Ponce and La Guancha de Ponce. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ponce: La Parguera (Playa Rosada & Vista Massage) and La Escalinata (in Yauco). There's lots more to do: pause for some photo ops at Museo Castillo Serralles, examine the collection at Museo Casa Armstrong Poventud, enjoy the sea views from Cardona Island Light, and step off the mainland to explore Cayo Caracoles.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Ponce vacation planning app.

Stockholm, Sweden to Ponce is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Stockholm to Ponce due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Stockholm, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Ponce, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Rincon.
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Parks · Museums · Nature · Historic Sites
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Rincon — 8 nights

Corner

A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa Sucia and Playa Crashboat. Change things up with these side-trips from Rincon: Survival Beach (in Aguadilla), Isabela (Shacks Beach & Monumento al Cacique Mabodamaca) and Parroquia San Jose De La Montana (in Lares). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Steps Beach, take in the waterfront activity at Rincon Marina, stroll through Playa Rompe Olas, and admire the masterpieces at Museo de Arte de Aguadilla y del Caribe.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rincon tour itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Ponce to Rincon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and taxi. While traveling from Ponce, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rincon, ranging from highs of 37°C to lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to San Juan.
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San Juan — 19 nights

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S. jurisdiction and one of the oldest in the Americas.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Playa Mar Chiquita and Playa Vega Baja. Explore San Juan's surroundings by going to Caguas (Museo del Tabaco Caguas & Plaza Palmer) and Playa Sardinera (in Hatillo). Make the 30th (Wed) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Isla Verde, stop by Old San Juan, enjoy the sand and surf at Condado Beach, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our San Juan trip planner.

Getting from Rincon to San Juan by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and shuttle. In June, daytime highs in San Juan are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can fly to Isla de Vieques.
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Isla de Vieques — 9 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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Playa Caracas and Black Sand Beach. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Playa La Chiva, trot along with a tour on horseback, stroll through El Gallito Beach, and paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Isla de Vieques trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from San Juan to Isla de Vieques takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle, taxi, and ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Isla de Vieques can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to El Yunque National Forest.
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El Yunque National Forest — 7 nights

You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at El Yunque and Reserva Natural Medio Mundo y Daguao. Venture out of the city with trips to Pterocarpus Forest - Palmas del Mar (in Humacao) and Kayaking & Canoeing (in Fajardo). Make the 19th (Mon) an awe-inspiring day at El Yunque National Forest.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, read El Yunque National Forest route maker website.

Traveling by flight from Isla de Vieques to El Yunque National Forest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. In July, daytime highs in El Yunque National Forest are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can fly to Culebra.
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Culebra — 7 nights

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Explore hidden gems such as Playa Zoni and Culebra Yoga. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach, stroll through Playa Carlos Rosario, and see the interesting displays at Museo Historico de Culebra.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Culebra tour itinerary builder website.

Getting from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Culebra can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to fly back home.
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Puerto Rico travel guide

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Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Kayaking & Canoeing
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.
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