8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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

1
night
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 16th (Sun), kick back and relax at Condado Beach, thenstop by Puerto Rican Art & Crafts, thenbrowse for treasures at El Alcazar, and finally pause for some photo ops at Paseo de los Presidentes.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Juan day trip app.

Newark, USA to San Juan is an approximately 7-hour flight. Traveling from Newark to San Juan, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in February, things will get much hotter in San Juan: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Condado Beach ©
Condado Beach
Puerto Rican Art & Crafts ©
Puerto Rican Art & Crafts
Paseo de los Presidentes ©
Paseo de los Presidentes

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night
El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): revel in the low prices at Trollbeads, stop by Coqui International, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the El Yunque National Forest travel route site.

You can drive from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a shuttle. In February, daytime highs in El Yunque National Forest are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Coqui International, Trollbeads
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Coqui International ©
Coqui International

3
nights
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.
Shop till you drop at Serenity Point Yoga & Visionary Arts Space and Fish Market. Escape the urban bustle at Sun Bay Beach and Scuba & Snorkeling. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Media Luna Beach, stop by Isla Vida, take in the exciting artwork at Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery, and stroll through Vieques National Wildlife Refuge.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Isla de Vieques trip itinerary website.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from El Yunque National Forest to Isla de Vieques in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In February, daily temperatures in Isla de Vieques can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Culebra.

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

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.
On the 21st (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Tamarindo Beach, stop by Zinkowski Art Studio, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Zoni Beach.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Culebra online vacation planner.

You can drive from Isla de Vieques to Culebra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In February, daytime highs in Culebra are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach

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