10 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

10 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Salt Lake City
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
San Juan
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Luquillo
— 4 nights
Drive + Ferry:  1 h 45 min
3
Culebra
— 1 day
Ferry + Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Luquillo
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Salt Lake City

3
nights
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 2nd (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan and then get to know the fascinating history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan. Here are some ideas for day two: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure, skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and then kick back and relax at Condado Beach.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our San Juan itinerary planner.

Salt Lake City, USA to San Juan is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Salt Lake City to San Juan. Traveling from Salt Lake City in May, expect nights in San Juan to be much hotter, around 76°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 88°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Luquillo.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
Condado Beach ©
Condado Beach

4
nights
Luquillo

Luquillo ©
Luquillo is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the northeast coast, northwest of Fajardo; and east of Rio Grande. Take a break from the city and head to El Yunque Rain Forest and Zipline. Visit Luquillo Beach and Playa La Pared for some beach relaxation. There's still lots to do: get interesting insight from Tours, indulge your taste buds at Feria Agricola De Luquillo, stroll through Monserrate Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Balneario Luquillo.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Luquillo online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from San Juan to Luquillo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in May, and nighttime lows around 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Luquillo

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

El Yunque National Forest, Scuba & Snorkeling
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Luquillo Beach ©
Luquillo Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
day
Culebra

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
On the 8th (Fri), stroll through Zoni Beach, then enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse, and then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Culebra trip site.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Luquillo to Culebra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight. In May, daytime highs in Culebra are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Luquillo.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Culebrita Lighthouse ©
Culebrita Lighthouse

1
night
Luquillo

Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): wander the wide-open spaces of Carabali Rainforest Park and then whizz through the canopy at categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_top_local_zipline_courses_and_adventure_parks.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Luquillo trip planner.

Traveling by combination of ferry and car from Culebra to Luquillo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Luquillo

Adventure Tours Outdoors
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Zipline
Carabali Rainforest Park ©
Carabali Rainforest Park

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