8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​min
2
San Juan
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Charlotte

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 18th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then stroll through Flamenco Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse, head off the coast to Culebrita Island, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Zoni Beach.

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Charlotte, USA to Culebra is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Charlotte to Culebra, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Charlotte in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Culebra, with lows of 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to fly to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Playa Punta Soldado Beach ©
Playa Punta Soldado Beach

5
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Kids will enjoy Luquillo Beach and Horseback Riding Tours. When in San Juan, make a side trip to see El Yunque Rain Forest in El Yunque National Forest, approximately 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, look for gifts at Coqui el Original, and kick back and relax at Condado Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Juan trip itinerary planning tool .

San Juan is just a stone's throw from Culebra. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Luquillo Beach, Horseback Riding Tours, El Yunque Rain Forest, Casa Bacardi
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Luquillo Beach ©
Luquillo Beach
Horseback Riding Tours

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