7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
Drive to Ceiba, Puerto Rico, Ferry to Culebra
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Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Juan
— 3 nights
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El Yunque National Forest — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): trek along Mount Britton Trail. On your second day here, take a peaceful walk through El Yunque National Forest.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the El Yunque National Forest online trip builder.

Dallas, USA to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Dallas in August, expect nights in El Yunque National Forest to be about the same, around 78°F, while days are little chillier, around 89°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Culebra.
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Culebra — 2 nights

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 20th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse, then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Zoni. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Flamenco Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Culebra holiday app.

Traveling by flight from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. August in Culebra sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 80°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to San Juan.
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San Juan — 3 nights

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: appreciate the extensive heritage of Sitio Histórico de San Juan, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Casa Bacardi Puerto Rico, kick back and relax at Condado Beach, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our San Juan trip planner.

Getting from Culebra to San Juan by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in August, and nighttime lows around 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight back home.
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Puerto Rico travel guide

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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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