9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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San Juan
— 1 night
2
Utuado
— 1 day
3
Arecibo
— Few hours
4
San Juan
— 2 nights
5
El Yunque National Forest
— 1 day
6
Luquillo
— 1 night
7
Culebra
— 1 day
8
Luquillo
— 2 nights
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Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
10
San Juan
— 1 night

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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.
To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our San Juan travel itinerary planner.

Austin, USA to San Juan is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Austin to San Juan, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Austin in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in San Juan, with lows around 76°F. You'll set off for Utuado on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

1
day
Utuado

Utuado is a municipality of Puerto Rico located in the central mountainous region of the island known as La Cordillera Central. On the 30th (Sun), let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then Head underground at Aventura Cueva Ventana.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Utuado trip planning website.

Traveling by car from San Juan to Utuado takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from San Juan in May, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Utuado: temperatures range from 83°F by day to 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Arecibo.

Things to do in Utuado

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
4.9

few
hours
Arecibo

Arecibo
Arecibo is a municipality on the northern coast of Puerto Rico (U.S.), on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, located north of Utuado and Ciales; east of Hatillo; and west of Barceloneta and Florida. For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Arecibo vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Utuado to Arecibo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In May in Arecibo, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 74°F at night. You'll set off for San Juan on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Arecibo

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

2
nights
San Juan

San Juan

Walled City

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our San Juan online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Arecibo to San Juan in an hour. Another option is to drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

1
day
El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the El Yunque National Forest road trip website.

Drive from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In June, daytime highs in El Yunque National Forest are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Luquillo.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Luquillo

Luquillo
Luquillo is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the northeast coast, northwest of Fajardo; and east of Rio Grande. For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Luquillo trip itinerary builder tool.

Drive from El Yunque National Forest to Luquillo in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In June, daytime highs in Luquillo are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. You'll set off for Culebra on the 2nd (Wed).

Things to do in Luquillo

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): see Jerry’s Jeep Rental and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Culebra online journey planner.

Getting from Luquillo to Culebra by combination of car and ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Luquillo.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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Off-Road Tour
Jerry’s Jeep Rental
3.6

2
nights
Luquillo

Luquillo ©
On the 3rd (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Luquillo Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Luquillo trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Culebra to Luquillo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Luquillo

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your trip

1
night
Isla de Vieques

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Malecon and then contemplate the waterfront views at Sun Bay Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sat): kick back and relax at La Chiva.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Isla de Vieques online holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Luquillo to Isla de Vieques takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in June, and nighttime lows around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for travel to San Juan.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Water Body
Sun Bay Beach
4.6
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Beach
La Chiva
4.8
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Pier / Boardwalk
Malecon
4.5

1
night
San Juan

San Juan ©

Walled City

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Juan online travel 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. On the 6th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Highlights from your trip
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Historic Walking Area
Paseo de la Princesa
4.7

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