7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Columbus
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Culebra
— 1 night
Fly:  30​min
2
San Juan
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Columbus

1
night
Culebra

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): get lost in a book at Culebra Public Library and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoni Beach, and then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Culebra trip itinerary maker tool .

Columbus, USA to Culebra is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Columbus in March; daily highs in Culebra reach 84°F and lows reach 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can fly to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

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

4
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Step out of San Juan with an excursion to El Yunque Rain Forest in El Yunque National Forest--about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan, take a memorable tour with Tours, look for gifts at Puerto Rican Art & Crafts, and steep yourself in history at San Juan National Historic Site.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Juan travel planner .

San Juan is very close to Culebra. In March, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

El Yunque Rain Forest
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

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