4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

4 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Fly
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Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
Ferry to Fajardo, Puerto Rico, Drive to Ponce
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Ponce
— 1 night
Drive
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San Juan
— 1 night
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Isla de Vieques

Isla Nena

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): kick back and relax at La Chiva. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Caracas Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Isla de Vieques journey planning app.

New York City, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. Traveling from New York City to Isla de Vieques, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, Isla de Vieques is much warmer than New York City - with highs of 86°F and lows of 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Ponce.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Museums
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Ponce

Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): examine the collection at Parque de Bombas, get engrossed in the history at Museo de Arte de Ponce, and then admire the striking features of Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Ponce journey builder app.

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Isla de Vieques to Ponce in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, car, and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. In November, daily temperatures in Ponce can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Juan.

Things to do in Ponce

Museums · Historic Sites
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San Juan

Walled City

Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Paseo de la Princesa, then get a sense of history and politics at The Capitol of Puerto Rico, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Juan tour itinerary builder app.

Getting from Ponce to San Juan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle. In November, daytime highs in San Juan are 87°F, while nighttime lows are 76°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites
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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.