11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

11 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico trip planner

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San Juan
— 3 nights
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Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
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Culebra
— 3 nights
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El Yunque National Forest
— 3 nights
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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 wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Old San Juan, don't miss a visit to Plaza de La Democracia, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Juan visit planning tool.

Vilnius, Lithuania to San Juan is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Vilnius to San Juan due to the time zone difference. In November, San Juan is warmer than Vilnius - with highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 22 — 25:

Isla de Vieques

— 1 night

Isla Nena

For sixty years until 2003, most of the Isla de Vieques was closed off to the public, with the US Navy using the island's beaches and surrounding waters for drills and testing of new military machinery, such as bombs.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Mosquito Pier, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa La Chiva.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Isla de Vieques tour planning app.

Traveling by flight from San Juan to Isla de Vieques takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle, taxi, and ferry. In November in Isla de Vieques, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can fly to Culebra.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Adventure
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 26:

Culebra

— 3 nights

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Culebra is known for beaches, wildlife, and outdoors. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach, get advice or help at Culebra Public Library, head off the coast to Culebrita, and soothe aching muscles at Culebra Yoga.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Culebra travel planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Isla de Vieques to Culebra takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In November, daytime highs in Culebra are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to fly to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:

El Yunque National Forest

— 3 nights
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): see the interesting displays at El Portal Tropical Forest Center, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Yokahu Observation Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the El Yunque National Forest road trip tool.

You can fly from Culebra to El Yunque National Forest in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and car. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 2:

Puerto Rico travel guide

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Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Surfing, Windsurfing & Kitesurfing
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.