15 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

15 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Puerto Rico holiday planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Rincon
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Arecibo
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Fajardo
— 3 nights
Ferry
4
Isla de Vieques
— 5 nights
Taxi to Vieques, Fly to Culebra
5
Culebra
— 2 nights
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Rincon

— 2 nights

Corner

A seaside playground in the Caribbean, Rincon was a small agricultural and fishing town until it hosted the 1968 World Surfing Championship.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): make a trip to Monumento al Cacique Mabodamaca. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Buye Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa Sucia.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rincon day trip site.

New York City, USA to Rincon is an approximately 8-hour flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New York City to Rincon due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in June, expect Rincon to be somewhat warmer, temps between 89°F and 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Arecibo.

Things to do in Rincon

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Arecibo

— 2 nights
Arecibo is a municipality on the northern coast of Puerto Rico (U.S.), on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, located north of Utuado and Ciales; east of Hatillo; and west of Barceloneta and Florida. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): trot along with a tour on horseback and then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Cueva del Indio and then explore the fascinating underground world of Aventura Cueva Ventana.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Arecibo online trip builder.

You can drive from Rincon to Arecibo in 2 hours. Traveling from Rincon in June, expect Arecibo to be little chillier, temps between 83°F and 76°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Fajardo.

Things to do in Arecibo

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Fajardo

— 3 nights
Fajardo is a small city and municipality in Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the east region of the island, bordering the Atlantic Ocean, north of Ceiba and east of Luquillo. Step out of the city life by going to Palomino Island and Zipline. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Fishing Charters & Tours and Caribbean Trading Company Store. Change things up with these side-trips from Fajardo: El Yunque National Forest (La Coca Falls & Cascada La Mina (La Mina Falls)). There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Icacos Island and enjoy the sand and surf at Balneario Luquillo.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Fajardo driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Arecibo to Fajardo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and shuttle; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in June, and nighttime lows around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to ride a ferry to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Fajardo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Isla de Vieques

— 5 nights

Isla Nena

For sixty years until 2003, most of the Isla de Vieques was closed off to the public, with the US Navy using the island's beaches and surrounding waters for drills and testing of new military machinery, such as bombs.
Step out of the city life by going to Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Navio Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Secret Beach (Pata Prieta) and La Chiva. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Media Luna Beach, trot along with a tour on horseback, take in the waterfront at Malecon, and delve into the distant past at El Hombre de Puerto Ferro.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Isla de Vieques travel planner.

Traveling by ferry from Fajardo to Isla de Vieques takes 2 hours. June in Isla de Vieques sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 78°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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 30th (Tue): kick back and relax at Tamarindo Beach and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island and then kick back and relax at Zoni Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Culebra vacation planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Isla de Vieques to Culebra in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry, car, and flight; or ride a ferry. June in Culebra sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 79°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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.