8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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8 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
San Juan
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Washington DC

6
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Caribbean Trading Company Store and Puerto Rico Premium Outlets. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Playa Vega Baja and Isla Verde Beach. Explore San Juan's surroundings by going to Playa Mar Chiquita (in Manati), Ponce (Casa Wiechers-Villaronga, Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe, & more) and Tuna Point Lighthouse (in Maunabo). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan, don't miss a visit to La Muralla, admire the masterpieces at Fundacion Casa Cortes, and appreciate the history behind Paseo de los Presidentes.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read San Juan journey builder site .

Washington DC, USA to San Juan is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of subway, bus, and flight. Traveling from Washington DC to San Juan, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in October, you will find days in San Juan are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are much hotter (30°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Parks Beaches Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ponce, Punta Tuna Lighthouse, Playa Mar Chiquita, Playa Vega Baja, Puerto Rico Premium Outlets
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Playa Mar Chiquita ©
Playa Mar Chiquita
Playa Vega Baja ©
Playa Vega Baja

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