9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Montreal
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
San Juan
— 1 night
Fly:  30​min
2
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rincon
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
4
Isla de Vieques
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Montreal

1
night
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): shop like a local with The Poet's Passage.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our San Juan journey planner.

Montreal, Canada to San Juan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Montreal to San Juan, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Montreal in May, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Juan: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to fly to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Paseo de la Princesa ©
Paseo de la Princesa
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de 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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): examine the collection at Museo Historico de Culebra, then stroll through Zoni Beach, and then kick back and relax at Tamarindo Beach. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Flamenco Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Culebra trip simple and quick.

Culebra is very close to San Juan. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in May, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Rincon.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach
Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

2
nights
Rincon

A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): visit a coastal fixture at El Faro Lighthouse, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then kick back and relax at Crashboat Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Rompe Olas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): browse the eclectic array of goods at Rincon Art Walk, kick back and relax at Domes Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sandy Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rincon online trip itinerary builder .

Do a combination of flight and car from Culebra to Rincon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or do a combination of ferry, shuttle, flight, and car. In May, daily temperatures in Rincon can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Rincon

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Aguadilla
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Crashboat Beach ©
Crashboat Beach
Domes Beach ©
Domes Beach

3
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Secret Beach and Caracas Beach. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at La Chiva and Sun Bay. The adventure continues: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take a leisurely stroll along Malecon, and take an in-depth tour of Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Isla de Vieques online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Rincon to Isla de Vieques takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and ferry. May in Isla de Vieques sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Caracas Beach ©
Caracas Beach

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