9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
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Culebra
— 2 nights
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San Juan
— 5 nights

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El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): delve into the lush surroundings at Bosque Nacional El Yunque and then take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Cascada La Mina (La Mina Falls) and then take in panoramic vistas at Yokahu Observation Tower.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read El Yunque National Forest driving holiday app.

Houston, USA to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 9-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Houston to El Yunque National Forest due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Houston in May, El Yunque National Forest is a bit warmer at night with lows of 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Culebra

Culebra ©

Little Island

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 11th (Mon): kick back and relax at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoni Beach and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Culebra planner.

You can fly from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to 87°F, and evening lows to 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
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Beach
Zoni Beach
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San Juan

San Juan ©

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Change things up with a short trip to Museo de Arte de Ponce in Ponce (about 1h 35 min away). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Old San Juan, take a memorable tour with Tours, admire the masterpieces at Museo de Las Americas, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the San Juan trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Culebra to San Juan in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. In May, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 88°F, while at night they dip to 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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Must see
Old San Juan
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History Museum
Museo de Arte de Ponce
4.7

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