7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico visit planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, Drive to El Yunque National Forest
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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
Drive
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San Juan
— 5 nights
Fly

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El Yunque National Forest

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): see the interesting displays at El Portal Tropical Forest Center.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our El Yunque National Forest trip planning app.

Denver, USA to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Denver to El Yunque National Forest is 3 hours. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Denver in October; daily highs in El Yunque National Forest reach 90°F and lows reach 78°F. On the 8th (Fri), you're off to San Juan.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Museums
Highlights from your trip

San Juan

— 5 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.
Make the 9th (Sat) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, steep yourself in history at Sitio Histórico de San Juan, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and don't miss a visit to Paseo de la Princesa.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the San Juan trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from El Yunque National Forest to San Juan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In October in San Juan, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 78°F at night. You will leave for home on the 13th (Wed).

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

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.