9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico trip planner

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Route & dates

1
San Juan
— 1 night
2
Arecibo
— Few hours
3
Isabela
— Few hours
4
La Parguera
— Few hours
5
Ponce
— 1 night
6
Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
7
San Juan
— 5 nights

1
night
San Juan

San Juan
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 12th (Fri), make a trip to La Muralla.

Make your San Juan itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Nashville, USA to San Juan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Nashville to San Juan. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in San Juan when traveling from Nashville in July, with lows around °F. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Sat) before leaving for Arecibo.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites

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. Before you visit Arecibo, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from San Juan to Arecibo takes an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Arecibo can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 13th (Sat), you're off to Isabela.

Things to do in Arecibo

Outdoors Parks Tours

few
hours
Isabela

Isabela
Isabela is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the north-western region of the island, north of San Sebastián; west of Quebradillas; and east of Aguadilla and Moca. On the 13th (Sat), kick back and relax at La Poza De Las Golondrinas.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Isabela journey site.

Drive from Arecibo to Isabela in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to La Parguera.

Things to do in Isabela

Outdoors Parks Beaches

few
hours
La Parguera

La Parguera
To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the La Parguera trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Isabela to La Parguera takes 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in La Parguera are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. You will leave for Ponce on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in La Parguera

Outdoors Tours Parks

1
night
Ponce

Ponce ©
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Ponce History Museum and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Wiechers-Villaronga.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ponce trip builder site.

Drive from La Parguera to Ponce in an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Ponce

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Ponce History Museum ©
Ponce History Museum
Casa Wiechers-Villaronga ©
Casa Wiechers-Villaronga

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): head off the coast to Vieques Island, thenget great views at Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, and then have fun at Vieques Gun Club & Sporting Clays.

Plan a trip to Isla de Vieques easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Ponce to Isla de Vieques in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, bus, and ferry; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Isla de Vieques can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to San Juan.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Vieques Island ©
Vieques Island
La Gran Ceiba de Vieques ©
La Gran Ceiba de Vieques
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse ©
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse

5
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Explore hidden gems such as Carolina Children's Museum and The Innovation. Venture out of the city with trips to Fajardo (Icacos Island & Fishing Charters & Tours), Luquillo (Zipline & Balneario Luquillo) and Caribbean Trading Company Store (in Palmer). Enjoy San Juan some more: head off the coast to Palomino Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Isla Verde Beach, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and take a memorable tour with Oceania Watersports.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Juan planner.

Traveling by flight from Isla de Vieques to San Juan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and shuttle. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Fajardo, Luquillo, Carolina Children's Museum, La Marquesa Forest Park, Caribbean Trading Company Store
Highlights from your plan
The Innovation ©
The Innovation
Carolina Children's Museum ©
Carolina Children's Museum
Palomino Island ©
Palomino Island

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