6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Drive to Newark Liberty International Airport, Fly to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, Drive to El Yunque National Forest
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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
Fly
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Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly to Newark Liberty International Airport, Drive to Wilkes-Barre

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El Yunque National Forest — 1 night

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read El Yunque National Forest trip website.

Wilkes-Barre, USA to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Wilkes-Barre in August, expect El Yunque National Forest to be somewhat warmer, temps between 89°F and 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can fly to Culebra.
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Culebra — 2 nights

Little Island

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 24th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse, then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita, and then kick back and relax at Playa Zoni.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Culebra trip planner.

Traveling by flight from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Culebra are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 80°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to fly to San Juan.
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): kick back and relax at Condado Beach, then visit Old San Juan, and then pause for some photo ops at Puerto Rico Police Memorial Monument.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Juan online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Culebra to San Juan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and shuttle. In August, daytime highs in San Juan are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.
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Puerto Rico travel guide

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Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Kayaking & Canoeing
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.
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