8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico sightseeing planner

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Fly
1
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly to Vieques, Drive to Isla de Vieques
2
Isla de Vieques
— 2 nights
Fly
3
San Juan
— 3 nights
Fly

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2
nights
Culebra

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the collection at Culebra Public Library and then enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Culebra road trip app.

Washington DC, USA to Culebra is an approximately 9-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Culebra due to the time zone difference. In February, Culebra is much hotter than Washington DC - with highs of 84°F and lows of 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Culebrita Island ©
Must see
Culebrita Island
4.8
Zoni Beach ©
Beach
Zoni Beach
4.7

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take a leisurely stroll along Malecon and then contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Bay Beach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Vieques National Wildlife Refuge and then tour the pleasant surroundings at La Chiva.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Isla de Vieques online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Culebra to Isla de Vieques by combination of flight and car takes about 4 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In February, daytime highs in Isla de Vieques are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Juan.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Sun Bay Beach ©
Water Body
Sun Bay Beach
4.6
La Chiva ©
Beach
La Chiva
4.8

3
nights
San Juan

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Go for a jaunt from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest to see El Yunque Rain Forest about 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, steep yourself in history at Sitio Histórico de San Juan, and explore the galleries of Age Art Gallery.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Juan online tour planner.

Getting from Isla de Vieques to San Juan by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. In February, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Tours · Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Old San Juan ©
Must see
Old San Juan
4.7

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