9 days in Caribbean Itinerary

9 days in Caribbean Itinerary

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9 days in Caribbean Itinerary

Start: Phoenix, United States
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Culebra, Puerto Rico
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
3
George Town, Cayman Islands
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Phoenix, United States

3
nights
Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico

Isla de Vieques ©
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.
Isla de Vieques is known for nature, beaches, wildlife, adventure, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Sun Bay, stroll through Media Luna Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at La Chiva, and find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Isla de Vieques trip planner .

Phoenix, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Phoenix to Isla de Vieques is 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Phoenix in February: highs in Isla de Vieques hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge ©
La Chiva ©
La Chiva

2
nights
Culebra, Puerto Rico

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 8th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Flamenco Beach. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Zoni Beach and then head off the coast to Culebrita Island.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Culebra trip itinerary builder site .

Getting from Isla de Vieques to Culebra by combination of car and flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In February, daily temperatures in Culebra can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to fly to George Town.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

3
nights
George Town, Cayman Islands

George Town ©
George Town is a city situated on Grand Cayman island of the Cayman Islands. George Town is known for wildlife, adventure, breweries & distilleries, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Stingray City Grand Cayman, get interesting insight from Tours, steep yourself in history at Pedro St. James National Historic Site, and enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Mile Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the George Town trip planner .

You can fly from Culebra to George Town in 7.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry, shuttle, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Culebra to George Town is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in February, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Grand Cayman, Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Turtle Centre: Island Wildlife Encounter
Highlights from your plan
Stingray City Grand Cayman ©
Stingray City Grand Cayman
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach

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