5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Newark
train + Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​min
2
San Juan
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Newark

2
nights
Culebra

Culebra ©
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 10th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Flamenco Beach. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tamarindo Beach, look for gifts at Zinkowski Art Studio, and then kick back and relax at Zoni Beach.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Culebra trip builder .

Newark, USA to Culebra is an approximately 7-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry. Traveling from Newark to Culebra, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Newark in January: high temperatures in Culebra hover around 84°F and lows are around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can fly to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach

2
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 12th (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan and then kick back and relax at Condado Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): sample the fine beverages at Casa BACARDI Puerto Rico and then enjoy the sand and surf at Luquillo Beach.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Juan trip maker site .

San Juan is very close to Culebra. In January in San Juan, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Casa Bacardi, Luquillo Beach
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Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
Luquillo Beach ©
Luquillo Beach
Condado Beach ©
Condado Beach

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