7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly + Drive:  9​h
1
Ponce
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Rincon
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  2​h 30​min
3
Culebra
— 1 night
Fly:  30​min
4
San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Atlanta

1
night
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): examine the collection at Parque de Bombas, then examine the collection at El Museo Castillo Serralles, then explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Ponce, and finally step off the mainland to explore Isla de Caja de Muertos.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Ponce trip planner .

Atlanta, USA to Ponce is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. July in Ponce sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rincon.

Things to do in Ponce

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
El Museo Castillo Serralles ©
El Museo Castillo Serralles
Parque de Bombas ©
Parque de Bombas
Isla de Caja de Muertos ©
Isla de Caja de Muertos

2
nights
Rincon

Rincon ©
A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
On the 15th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Tres Palmas Marine Reserve, enjoy the sand and surf at Sandy Beach, then kick back and relax at Domes Beach, then visit a coastal fixture at El Faro Lighthouse, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Punta Higuera Light House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Gozalandia Waterfall, then kick back and relax at Buye Beach, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Rincon trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Ponce to Rincon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight. In July in Rincon, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 80°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Rincon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Buye Beach, Gozalandia Waterfall
Highlights from your plan
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve ©
Tres Palmas Marine Reserve
Buye Beach ©
Buye Beach
Domes Beach ©
Domes Beach

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 17th (Wed): kick back and relax at Zoni Beach, then head off the coast to Culebrita Island, then see the interesting displays at Museo Historico de Culebra, and finally kick back and relax at Tamarindo Beach.

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Getting from Rincon to Culebra by combination of car and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight. In July, daytime highs in Culebra are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 80°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can fly to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

2
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Balneario Luquillo, then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Park Beach, and finally pause for some photo ops at Paseo de los Presidentes. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Playa Vega Baja, then kick back and relax at Playa Mar Chiquita, and then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the San Juan route builder .

San Juan is very close to Culebra. In July in San Juan, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 78°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Luquillo, Playa Mar Chiquita, Playa Vega Baja
Highlights from your plan
Playa Vega Baja ©
Playa Vega Baja
Playa Mar Chiquita ©
Playa Mar Chiquita
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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