7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
1
Luquillo
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
San Juan
— 1 night
Fly:  30​min
3
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: New York City

1
night
Luquillo

Luquillo ©
Luquillo is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the northeast coast, northwest of Fajardo; and east of Rio Grande. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Luquillo Beach, then take in the exciting artwork at Estudio de Arte Samuel Lind, then look for gifts at Caribbean Trading Company Store, and finally examine the collection at El Portal Tropical Forest Center.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Luquillo trip planner .

New York City, USA to Luquillo is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New York City to Luquillo due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in July, Luquillo is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 79°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to San Juan.

Things to do in Luquillo

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Caribbean Trading Company Store, El Portal Tropical Forest Center, Estudio de Arte Samuel Lind
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Caribbean Trading Company Store ©
Caribbean Trading Company Store
Luquillo Beach ©
Luquillo Beach
Estudio de Arte Samuel Lind ©
Estudio de Arte Samuel Lind

1
night
San Juan

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 20th (Sat), glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take a stroll through Old San Juan, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of San Juan National Historic Site. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Playa Mar Chiquita, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Vega Baja, and then view the masterpieces at The Poet's Passage.

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Getting from Luquillo to San Juan by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a shuttle. July in San Juan sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 78°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to fly to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Playa Vega Baja, Playa Mar Chiquita
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Playa Mar Chiquita ©
Playa Mar Chiquita
Playa Vega Baja ©
Playa Vega Baja

2
nights
Culebra

Culebra ©
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 (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Flamenco Beach and then kick back and relax at Playa Punta Soldado Beach. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Brava Beach, then visit a coastal fixture at Culebrita Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Zoni Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Culebra trip itinerary planner.

Culebra is just a short distance from San Juan. July in Culebra sees daily highs of 90°F and lows of 80°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Brava Beach ©
Brava Beach

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