10 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

10 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico tour planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
San Juan
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Bayamon
— 1 night
Drive
3
Luquillo
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Salinas
— 1 day
Drive
5
Ponce
— 1 night
Drive
6
Dorado
— 3 nights
Drive to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, Fly to San Antonio

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San Juan

— 2 nights

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S. jurisdiction and one of the oldest in the Americas.
On the 13th (Fri), kick back and relax at Condado Beach.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Juan day trip planner.

San Antonio, USA to San Juan is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from San Antonio in August, expect nights in San Juan to be about the same, around 78°F, while days are little chillier, around 89°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bayamon.

Things to do in San Juan

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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Bayamon

— 1 night
Bayamón is a municipality of Puerto Rico located on the northern coastal valley, north of Aguas Buenas and Comerío; south of Toa Baja and Cataño; west of Guaynabo; and east of Toa Alta and Naranjito. On the 14th (Sat), surround yourself with nature on La Marquesa Original Canopy Tour and then stroll through Parque de las Ciencias Luis A. Ferre.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bayamon trip planner.

Bayamon is just a stone's throw from San Juan. In August, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Luquillo.

Things to do in Bayamon

Wildlife · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Luquillo

— 2 nights
Luquillo is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the northeast coast, northwest of Fajardo; and east of Rio Grande. On the 15th (Sun), kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Luquillo. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Luquillo online trip builder.

You can drive from Bayamon to Luquillo in an hour. Another option is to take a shuttle. In August, daytime highs in Luquillo are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 79°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Salinas.

Things to do in Luquillo

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Salinas

— 1 day
Salinas is a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the southern coast of the island, south of Aibonito and Cayey; southeast of Coamo, east of Santa Isabel; and west of Guayama. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): witness a stunning natural landmark at Coamo Thermal Hot Springs and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Aguas Termales.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Salinas journey maker website.

Getting from Luquillo to Salinas by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and car. In August, daytime highs in Salinas are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Ponce.

Things to do in Salinas

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Ponce

— 1 night
Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. On the 18th (Wed), get engrossed in the history at Museo de Arte de Ponce and then kick back and relax at La Guancha de Ponce.

Plan my day in Ponce using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Salinas to Ponce takes an hour. In August, daytime highs in Ponce are 85°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Dorado.

Things to do in Ponce

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums
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Dorado

— 3 nights
Dorado is a town and municipality in the northern coast of Puerto Rico (U.S.), 15mi west of San Juan and is located in the northern region of the island, bordering the Atlantic Ocean, north of Toa Alta, east of Vega Alta, and west of Toa Baja. On the 19th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Dorado Beach East. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see some colorful creatures with Kalichee Surf Shop and then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Vega Baja.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Dorado trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ponce to Dorado takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In August, daytime highs in Dorado are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dorado

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

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Puerto Rico travel guide

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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.