8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Newark
train + Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Culebra
— 2 nights
Fly:  30​min
2
San Juan
— 5 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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): stroll through Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Culebra trip builder app .

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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Newark to Culebra. Traveling from Newark in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 80°F in Culebra. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can fly to San Juan.

Things to do in Culebra

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

5
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Explore San Juan's surroundings by going to El Yunque Rain Forest (in El Yunque National Forest) and Museo de Arte de Ponce (in Ponce). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Old San Juan, steep yourself in history at Sitio Histórico de San Juan, look for gifts at Puerto Rican Art & Crafts, and enjoy the sand and surf at Condado Beach.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the San Juan holiday maker tool .

San Juan is very close to Culebra. In July, daily temperatures in San Juan can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 78°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Casa Bacardi, El Yunque Rain Forest, Museo de Arte de Ponce
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours

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