6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

6 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico Trip Planner

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San Juan
— 3 nights
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Culebra
— 1 night
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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.
On the 1st (Sat), steep yourself in history at Sitio Histórico de San Juan, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral Basilica Menor de San Juan Bautista, then stop by Spicy Caribbee, and finally stop by Old San Juan. Here are some ideas for day two: take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our San Juan holiday website.

Plattsburgh, USA to San Juan is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Plattsburgh to San Juan is 1 hour. Traveling from Plattsburgh in May, expect nights in San Juan to be warmer, around 76°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 88°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in San Juan

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 3:

Culebra

— 1 night

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
On the 3rd (Mon), enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Tamarindo Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoni Beach, and then stroll through Playa Punta Soldado Beach.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Culebra sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by flight from San Juan to Culebra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of shuttle and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 89°F in June, and nighttime lows around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Puerto Rico travel guide

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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.