8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  7​h
1
San Juan
— 3 nights
Fly:  30​min
2
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Isla de Vieques
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Boston

3
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Bring the kids along to El Yunque Rain Forest and Condado Beach. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Old San Juan, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, look for gifts at Marisel Herbal Bath & Body, and get to know the fascinating history of San Juan National Historic Site.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Juan holiday planning site .

Boston, USA to San Juan is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Boston to San Juan, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, San Juan is warmer than Boston - with highs of 85°F and lows of 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

El Yunque Rain Forest
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Condado Beach ©
Condado Beach
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan

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.
On the 28th (Thu), browse the collection at Culebra Public Library and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoni Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Culebra National Wildlife Refuge, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Culebra vacation planning website .

Culebra is very close to San Juan. In March, daily temperatures in Culebra can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Playa Punta Soldado Beach ©
Playa Punta Soldado Beach

2
nights
Isla de Vieques

Isla de Vieques ©
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.
On the 30th (Sat), take a leisurely stroll along Malecon and then contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Vieques National Wildlife Refuge and then tour the pleasant surroundings at La Chiva.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Isla de Vieques trip maker app .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Culebra to Isla de Vieques in 2.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In March in Isla de Vieques, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 72°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge ©
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge

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