7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Charlotte
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​min
2
San Juan
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Charlotte

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 19th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then stroll through Flamenco Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse, step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island, and then kick back and relax at Zoni Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Culebra day trip planner.

Charlotte, USA to Culebra is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Charlotte in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 80°F in Culebra. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island

4
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aventuras Tierra Adentro, Inc.. Old San Juan and Paseo de la Princesa will appeal to history buffs. Relax by the water at Luquillo Beach and Condado Beach. When in San Juan, make a side trip to see El Yunque Rain Forest in El Yunque National Forest, approximately 1h 10 min away. There's more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Sitio Histórico de San Juan and appreciate the history behind Paseo de los Presidentes.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read San Juan day trip planning tool .

San Juan is just a short distance from Culebra. August in San Juan sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 78°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

El Yunque Rain Forest, Luquillo Beach
Highlights from your plan
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan

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