3 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

3 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico route planner

Make it your trip
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San Juan
— 1 night
Drive
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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Condado Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old San Juan, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Basilica Menor de San Juan Bautista, then get to know the fascinating history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan, and finally look for gifts at Pure Soul Living.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the San Juan travel website.

New York City, USA to San Juan is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In April, San Juan is warmer than New York City - with highs of 87°F and lows of 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Beaches
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El Yunque National Forest

— 1 night
On the 12th (Mon), stroll through El Yunque Rain Forest.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read El Yunque National Forest holiday builder tool.

Traveling by car from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In April in El Yunque National Forest, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 75°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
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Puerto Rico travel guide

4.5
Historic Walking Areas · Beaches · Forests
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.