11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
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San Juan
— 3 nights
3
Culebra
— 2 nights
4
Isla de Vieques
— 4 nights

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El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Bosque Nacional El Yunque, take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest, and then stop by Monkey Threads.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the El Yunque National Forest online attractions planner.

Bogota, Colombia to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bogota to El Yunque National Forest is 1 hour. Traveling from Bogota in January, expect nights in El Yunque National Forest to be much warmer, around 26°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to San Juan.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Bosque Nacional El Yunque, Monkey Threads
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Bosque Nacional El Yunque ©
Bosque Nacional El Yunque
Monkey Threads ©
Monkey Threads

3
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Get some cultural insight at Old San Juan and Sitio Histórico de San Juan. Relax by the water at Condado Beach and Luquillo Beach. Get out of town with these interesting San Juan side-trips: Kayaking & Canoeing (in Fajardo), Monumento Historico Cueva Maria de La Cruz (in Loiza) and Museo del Tabaco Caguas (in Caguas). There's more to do: take a memorable tour with Tours and pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Metropolitana Basilica de San Juan Bautista.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read San Juan tour app.

Drive from El Yunque National Forest to San Juan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In January in San Juan, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kayaking & Canoeing, Monumento Historico Cueva Maria de La Cruz, Luquillo Beach, Museo del Tabaco Caguas
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Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Condado Beach ©
Condado Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Punta Soldado Beach. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Zoni Beach, then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island, and then enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Culebra route planner.

Getting from San Juan to Culebra by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in January, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island

4
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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.
You'll get in some beach time at Sun Bay Beach and Media Luna Beach. Take a break from the city and head to La Chiva and Vieques National Wildlife Refuge. The adventure continues: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, look for gifts at Isla Vida, and take a leisurely stroll along Malecon.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Isla de Vieques day trip app.

Do a combination of flight and car from Culebra to Isla de Vieques in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In January in Isla de Vieques, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Media Luna Beach ©
Media Luna Beach

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