38 days in Caribbean Itinerary

38 days in Caribbean Itinerary

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Start: Riga, Latvia
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
San Juan, Puerto Rico
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico
— 1 night
Drive + Ferry:  2 h 15 min
3
Culebra, Puerto Rico
— 3 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
4
Virgin Islands National Park, U.S. Virgin Islands
— 3 nights
+2
Ferry + Drive + Fly:  1 h 30 min
5
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
— 3 nights
Fly + Taxi:  45 min
6
East End, U.S. Virgin Islands
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h
7
Road Town, British Virgin Islands
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  6 h
8
Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 30 min
9
Soufriere, St. Lucia
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  2 h
10
St. George's, Grenada
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  2 h
11
Bridgetown, Barbados
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
12
Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h
13
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  5 h 45 min
14
Willemstad, Curacao
— 3 nights
Fly:  21 h 15 min
End: Riga, Latvia

3
nights
San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
San Juan is known for historic sites, adventure, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan, pause for some photo ops at Plaza de Colon, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and stop by 3 Mujeres.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Juan online itinerary planner.

Riga, Latvia to San Juan is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Riga to San Juan, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Riga in November, things will get much hotter in San Juan: highs are around 36°C and lows about 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 5:
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Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Condado Beach ©
Condado Beach

1
night
El Yunque National Forest, Puerto Rico

El Yunque National Forest ©
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): delve into the lush surroundings at Bosque Nacional El Yunque and then take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the El Yunque National Forest trip maker site.

Traveling by car from San Juan to El Yunque National Forest takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In November in El Yunque National Forest, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Bosque Nacional El Yunque
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Bosque Nacional El Yunque ©
Bosque Nacional El Yunque

3
nights
Culebra, Puerto Rico

Culebra ©
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 nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach, take a memorable tour with Tours, step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tamarindo Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Culebra road trip planning tool.

Do a combination of car and ferry from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. In November, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to catch the ferry to Virgin Islands National Park.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 9:
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island

3
nights
Virgin Islands National Park, U.S. Virgin Islands

Virgin Islands National Park ©
The hills, valleys, and tropical rainforest of Virgin Islands National Park tell only half the story, with just as much (if not more) to be found under the sea.
Virgin Islands National Park is known for beaches, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Trunk Bay Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Cinnamon Bay Beach, make a trip to Peace Hill Windmill, and contemplate the waterfront views at Salt Pond Bay.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Virgin Islands National Park tour planner.

Traveling by ferry from Culebra to Virgin Islands National Park takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in November, and nighttime lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Virgin Gorda.

Things to do in Virgin Islands National Park

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

St. John, Drunk Bay Trail
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 12:
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Trunk Bay Beach ©
Trunk Bay Beach
Annaberg Sugar Plantation ©
Annaberg Sugar Plantation
Leinster Bay ©
Leinster Bay

3
nights
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands

Virgin Gorda ©
Thankfully lacking some of the commercialism of other islands nearby, Virgin Gorda offers a relaxing place to holiday, and maintains a feeling of intimacy despite its reputation as an exclusive destination.
Virgin Gorda is known for nature, wildlife, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at The Baths, stroll through Spring Bay, explore the striking landscape of Devil's Bay National Park, and see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Virgin Gorda holiday maker app.

Getting from Virgin Islands National Park to Virgin Gorda by combination of ferry and flight takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In November, daytime highs in Virgin Gorda are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to East End.

Things to do in Virgin Gorda

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Nov 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Spring Bay ©
Spring Bay
The Baths ©
The Baths
Devil's Bay National Park ©
Devil's Bay National Park

2
nights
East End, U.S. Virgin Islands

St.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Sapphire Beach, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Coral World Ocean Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Coki Point Beach. Keep things going the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Magens Bay, and then don't miss a visit to Main Street.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our East End attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Virgin Gorda to East End takes an hour. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and flight. In November, daytime highs in East End are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can catch the ferry to Road Town.

Things to do in East End

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Main Street, Magens Bay
Find places to stay Nov 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Magens Bay ©
Magens Bay
Coral World Ocean Park ©
Coral World Ocean Park

2
nights
Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Road Town ©
Road Town, located on Tortola, is the capital of the British Virgin Islands. On the 18th (Wed), see the vivid underwater world at Smuggler's Cove, then kick back and relax at Cane Garden Bay, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Brewers Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go for a stroll along the water at Rhone National Marine Park and then explore the striking landscape of Sage Mountain National Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Road Town trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by ferry from East End to Road Town takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in November, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Scarborough.

Things to do in Road Town

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Tortola
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Cane Garden Bay ©
Cane Garden Bay
Sage Mountain National Park ©
Sage Mountain National Park
Smuggler's Cove ©
Smuggler's Cove

2
nights
Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago

Scarborough ©
Scarborough is the largest city and capital of the Island of Tobago and the fifth-most-populous in Trinidad and Tobago. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): kick back and relax at Store Bay, enjoy the sand and surf at Pigeon Point Beach, and then make a trip to Buccoo Reef. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: grab your bike and head to Eden's Door, admire the sheer force of Argyle Waterfall, and then stroll through Englishman's Bay.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Scarborough trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Road Town to Scarborough by combination of flight and bus takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Soufriere.

Things to do in Scarborough

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Tobago
Find places to stay Nov 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Pigeon Point Beach ©
Pigeon Point Beach
Buccoo Reef ©
Buccoo Reef
Store Bay ©
Store Bay

2
nights
Soufriere, St. Lucia

Home to some of Saint Lucia's landmark buildings and natural features, Soufriere provides travelers with an engaging and direct route into the center of island life.
On the 22nd (Sun), see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, witness a stunning natural landmark at Sulphur Springs, and then trek along Tet Paul Nature Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Gros Piton Nature Trail, take in nature's colorful creations at Diamond Falls Botanical Gardens, and then take in the exciting artwork at The Image Tree.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Soufriere online trip builder.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Scarborough to Soufriere takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. In November, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to St. George's.

Things to do in Soufriere

Outdoors Parks Trails
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Tet Paul Nature Trail ©
Tet Paul Nature Trail
Diamond Falls Botanical Gardens ©
Diamond Falls Botanical Gardens

3
nights
St. George's, Grenada

St. George's ©
The capital of the Island of Spice, St.
St. George's is known for historic sites, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Grand Anse Beach, go for a stroll along the water at Carenage, see the interesting displays at Underwater Sculptures, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the St. George's trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Soufriere to St. George's by combination of car and flight takes about 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in St. George's can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bridgetown.

Things to do in St. George's

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Grand Anse Beach
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Anse Beach ©
Grand Anse Beach
Underwater Sculptures ©
Underwater Sculptures
Carenage ©
Carenage

3
nights
Bridgetown, Barbados

Bridgetown is the capital and largest city of Barbados. Bridgetown is known for wildlife, beaches, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: Head underground at Harrison's Cave., get outside with The Boatyard, take in nature's colorful creations at Hunte's Gardens, and stroll through Dover Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Bridgetown vacation maker tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from St. George's to Bridgetown in 2 hours. In November in Bridgetown, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Philipsburg.

Things to do in Bridgetown

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Saint Thomas Parish, Saint Joseph Parish, Dover Beach, Barbados Concorde Experience
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Harrison's Cave. ©
Harrison's Cave.
Hunte's Gardens ©
Hunte's Gardens

3
nights
Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin

Take a trip to Philipsburg, the capital of Sint Maarten, and enjoy dynamic nightlife and great shopping.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): look for gifts at Natural Elements, then enjoy the sand and surf at Maho Beach, and then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Mullet Bay Beach, steep yourself in history at Fort Amsterdam, then kick back and relax at Orient Bay Beach, and finally make a trip to Frontstreet.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Philipsburg trip planner.

Getting from Bridgetown to Philipsburg by flight takes about 5.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Philipsburg are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time for travel to Port of Spain.

Things to do in Philipsburg

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Maho, Cupecoy Bay Beach, Orient Bay Beach, Mullet Bay Beach
Find places to stay Nov 29 — Dec 2:
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Maho Beach ©
Maho Beach
Mullet Bay Beach ©
Mullet Bay Beach

3
nights
Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago

Port of Spain
Port of Spain, the country's capital, sits between the sea and a scenic green mountain range, and acts as a gateway for eclectic adventures on land and sea.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Caroni Swamp, then appreciate the history behind Dattatreya Temple and Hanuman Statue, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Maracas Beach. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Fort George, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Emperor Valley Zoo, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Port of Spain tour itinerary planning tool.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Philipsburg to Port of Spain in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, flight, and bus. In December, daytime highs in Port of Spain are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. On the 5th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Willemstad.

Things to do in Port of Spain

Parks Beaches Wildlife
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Maracas Beach
Maracas Beach
Queen's Park Savannah ©
Queen's Park Savannah
Caroni Swamp ©
Caroni Swamp

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nights
Willemstad, Curacao

Willemstad ©
Willemstad is the capital city of Curaçao, an island in the southern Caribbean Sea that forms a constituent country of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Evelien Sipkes Studio and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cas Abao Beach. On your second day here, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then wander the streets of Riffort Village, then snap pictures at Queen Emma Pontoon Bridge, and finally take in the waterfront at Handelskade.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Willemstad day trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Port of Spain to Willemstad takes 6 hours. In December, daytime highs in Willemstad are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Willemstad

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Curacao
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Queen Emma Pontoon Bridge ©
Queen Emma Pontoon Bridge
Scuba & Snorkeling
Cas Abao Beach ©
Cas Abao Beach

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