2 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

2 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico trip maker

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San Juan
— 1 night
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El Yunque National Forest
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San Juan

— 1 night

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.
On the 3rd (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Museum of History, Anthropology and Art, then get to know the fascinating history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan, then steep yourself in history at Catedral Basilica Menor de San Juan Bautista, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our San Juan trip itinerary maker tool.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiport is Luis Munoz Marin International Airport. In September in San Juan, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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El Yunque National Forest

On the 4th (Sat), delve into the lush surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read El Yunque National Forest driving holiday planner.

You can drive from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In September in El Yunque National Forest, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 78°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
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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.