7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Fly
1
Culebra
— 1 night
Drive
2
Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
Ferry to Ceiba, Puerto Rico, Drive to Isabela
3
Isabela
— 2 nights
Drive
4
San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
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24
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26
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28

1
night
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 22nd (Sun): see Jerry’s Jeep Rental and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Culebra attractions planner.

Dayton, USA to Culebra is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dayton to Culebra, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Dayton in November, with highs in Culebra at 86°F and lows at 76°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): stop by Isla Vida, then take in the exciting artwork at Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery, then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and finally take some stellar pictures from Puerto Ferro Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Malecon and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Chiva.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Isla de Vieques travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Culebra to Isla de Vieques in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or ride a ferry. November in Isla de Vieques sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 75°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Isabela.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Shopping · Parks · Tours

2
nights
Isabela

Isabela is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the north-western region of the island, north of San Sebastián; west of Quebradillas; and east of Aguadilla and Moca. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Crashboat Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Jobos Beach, then don't miss a visit to Monumento al Cacique Mabodamaca, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Tunel de Guajataca.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Isabela trip maker website.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Isla de Vieques to Isabela takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and car. November in Isabela sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 72°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to San Juan.

Things to do in Isabela

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
San Juan

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): stop by Marisel Herbal Bath & Body, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Metropolitana Basilica de San Juan Bautista, then steep yourself in history at Sitio Histórico de San Juan, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour and then kick back and relax at Condado Beach.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Juan route maker.

Traveling by car from Isabela to San Juan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 76°F. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors

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.