7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico tour planner

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El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
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Culebra
— 2 nights
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San Juan
— 3 nights
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El Yunque National Forest

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): examine the collection at El Portal Tropical Forest Center and then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour. On the next day, take a peaceful walk through El Yunque Rain Forest.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the El Yunque National Forest road trip planning site.

New York City, USA to El Yunque National Forest is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from New York City in November; daily highs in El Yunque National Forest reach 87°F and lows reach 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Culebra.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 23 — 24:

Culebra

— 2 nights

Little Island

With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Culebrita and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Zoni.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Culebra trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from El Yunque National Forest to Culebra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry. In November in Culebra, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 76°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to fly to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 26:

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: get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan, steep yourself in history at Sitio Histórico de San Juan, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Juan trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Culebra to San Juan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and shuttle. In November in San Juan, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 76°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:

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.