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San Juan National Historic Site, San Juan

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Visit many of the capital city's best attractions in one place at San Juan National Historic Site. Created in 1949 to protect the city's most important historical buildings, the World Heritage Site encompasses local icons, such as Castillo San Felipe del Morro, Castillo San Cristóbal, and the Old City walls. You can explore the expansive protected area, which sits on the city's dramatic coast, by foot. Many visitors bring food and have an al fresco meal on the grass overlooking the water. By using our San Juan travel itinerary maker, you can arrange your visit to San Juan National Historic Site and other attractions in San Juan.
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  • The history here is amazing but read about the 1600 and the pirates come alive Of course recent history of teddy Roosevelt and the rough riders puts context to the site  more »
  • I found this attraction interesting! Amazing views but beware it is a lot of walking and up and down ramps and stairs! Paying one admission fee gets you in to all, I wish I would have known this befor...  more »
  • We went here to just get out of the hot sun and it was only $5 admission but we really enjoyed it! So many levels to explore. Not good if you have trouble with stairs. It was clean and the people wher...  more »