7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
— 2 nights
San Juan
— 3 nights


El Yunque National Forest — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take a peaceful walk through El Yunque National Forest.

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Vancouver, Canada to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Vancouver to El Yunque National Forest, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Vancouver in March: high temperatures in El Yunque National Forest hover around 34°C and lows are around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Culebra.
Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse, then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Zoni.

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Traveling by flight from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. March in Culebra sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to fly to San Juan.
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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San Juan — 3 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.
San Juan is known for historic sites, adventure, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, kick back and relax at Condado Beach, and stop by Seafoam.

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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 March, daytime highs in San Juan are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. On the 18th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Beaches
Side Trip
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Puerto Rico travel guide

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.