8 days in Camuy, Lajas & Fajardo Itinerary

8 days in Camuy, Lajas & Fajardo Itinerary

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— 2 nights
La Parguera
— 1 night
— 4 nights


Camuy — 2 nights

Camuy is a municipality of Puerto Rico, bordering the Atlantic Ocean, north of Lares; east of Quebradillas; and west of Hatillo. You've now added Catarata Gozalandia to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Parque Nacional de las Cavernas del Rio Camuy and then don't miss a visit to Parque Ceremonial Indigena de Caguana.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Camuy attractions planner.

Tampa, USA to Camuy is an approximately 7.5-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. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Tampa in March, with highs in Camuy at 83°F and lows at 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to La Parguera.
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La Parguera — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): explore the activities along Bioluminiscent Bay.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the La Parguera trip tool.

Drive from Camuy to La Parguera in 2 hours. Traveling from Camuy in March, La Parguera is a bit warmer at night with lows of 78°F. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Fajardo.
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Fajardo — 4 nights

Fajardo is a small city and municipality in Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the east region of the island, bordering the Atlantic Ocean, north of Ceiba and east of Luquillo. Kids will appreciate attractions like Playa Luquillo and Isla Palominos. Explore Fajardo's surroundings by going to El Yunque National Forest (El Yunque National Forest & El Yunque National Forest). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Laguna Grande, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, step off the mainland to explore Cayo Icacos, and head outdoors with Integrity Charters.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Fajardo trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from La Parguera to Fajardo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and shuttle. Traveling from La Parguera in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Fajardo, with lows of 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to fly back home.
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Lajas travel guide

Kayaking & Canoeing · Scuba & Snorkeling · Islands
Lajas is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in southwestern Puerto Rico, on the southern coast of the island, bordering the Caribbean Sea, south of San Germán and Sabana Grande; east of Cabo Rojo; and west of Guánica. Lajas is spread over 11 wards plus Lajas Pueblo (the downtown area and the administrative center of the city). It is part of the San Germán-Cabo Rojo Metropolitan Statistical Area.HistoryLocated at the Lajas Valley, the town was founded in 1883 by the Xueta Teodoro Jacome Pagan. Xuetes (Chuetas) were Majorcan Jews (Sephardi Catalan Jews). Some families changed their names from Jacome to the Castilian form Santiago (Saint James the greater). Jacome is the Mallorquin form of James (Ia'akov). Catalan Jews from Majorca were part of the early settlers in the South of (Boriken) Puerto Rico. The village of La Parguera is a popular tourist destination to see the famous Bahía Fosforescente (Phosphorescent Bay) and its keys and islet's.