9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico travel route planner

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Fly
1
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly
2
San Juan
— 4 nights
Drive
3
El Yunque National Forest
— 2 nights
Drive to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, Fly to Stockholm-Arlanda Airport

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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.
On the 13th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get interesting insight from Tours, head off the coast to Culebrita Island, and then visit a coastal fixture at Culebrita Lighthouse.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Culebra visit planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Culebra is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. Traveling from Stockholm in September, expect Culebra to be much hotter, temps between 37°C and 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

4
nights
San Juan

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Make the 16th (Wed) a memorable day with a climbing tour. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, tour the pleasant surroundings at Condado Beach, admire the masterpieces at Museo de Las Americas, and get interesting insight from Tours.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read San Juan online vacation planner.

You can fly from Culebra to San Juan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in September, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

2
nights
El Yunque National Forest

On the 19th (Sat), delve into the lush surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the El Yunque National Forest online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In September, daytime highs in El Yunque National Forest are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip

Puerto Rico travel guide

4.5
Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Forests
A U.S. territory encompassing one big island and several smaller ones, Puerto Rico appeals to visitors from around the globe with its rich history, pleasant climate, natural beauty, and renowned local cuisine. Most tourists take a vacation in Puerto Rico for that classic seaside experience, though the island offers much more than just sun and sand. Tours of Puerto Rico usually start in the city of San Juan, which boasts a trendy bar scene and plenty of art museums for visitors looking to add a bit of culture to their vacation. A short drive from the island's urban centers, pristine rainforests serve as peaceful retreats from the city bustle and ensure plenty of chances to spot wildlife and take exhilarating nature walks.