7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Drive to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport, Fly to La Guardia Airport, Drive to New York City


Rincon — 1 night


A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rincon online visit planner.

New York City, USA to Rincon is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from New York City to Rincon. Traveling from New York City in January, expect Rincon to be much warmer, temps between 84°F and 75°F. On the 9th (Mon), you're off to Cayey.
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Cayey — 1 night

Cayey is a mountain municipality in central Puerto Rico (U.S.) located on the Central Mountain range, north of Salinas and Guayama; south of Cidra and Caguas; east of Aibonito and Salinas; and west of San Lorenzo. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): make a trip to Plaza Palmer and then visit Guavate. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the lush surroundings at La Marquesa Forest Park and then get your bearings at Caguas Tourism Office.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cayey tour app.

Traveling by car from Rincon to Cayey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in January, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Cabo Rojo.
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Cabo Rojo — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Faro Los Morrillos, kick back and relax at Playa Sucia, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at YangChi Therapy.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Cabo Rojo travel route app.

Traveling by car from Cayey to Cabo Rojo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In January, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Ponce.
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Ponce — 1 night

Ponce is both a city and a municipality in the southern part of Puerto Rico. On the 12th (Thu), examine the collection at Parque de Bombas, then get engrossed in the history at Museo de Arte de Ponce, and then take a leisurely stroll along La Guancha de Ponce.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Ponce route maker site.

You can drive from Cabo Rojo to Ponce in an hour. Traveling from Cabo Rojo in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Ponce, with lows of 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Aguadilla.
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Aguadilla — 1 night

Garden of the Atlantic

Destroyed over the centuries by earthquakes and hurricanes, resilient Aguadilla now serves as one of Puerto Rico's top surfing destinations.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Museo de Arte de Aguadilla y del Caribe and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Crashboat.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Aguadilla trip maker tool.

Getting from Ponce to Aguadilla by car takes about 2 hours. In January in Aguadilla, expect temperatures between 83°F during the day and 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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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.