5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

5 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Arecibo
— 1 day
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Manati
— 1 night
3
Orocovis
— 2 nights
4
Isla de Vieques
— 1 night

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Arecibo

Arecibo ©
Arecibo is a municipality on the northern coast of Puerto Rico (U.S.), on the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, located north of Utuado and Ciales; east of Hatillo; and west of Barceloneta and Florida. Aventura Cueva Ventana has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): visit a coastal fixture at Arecibo Lighthouse & Historical Park, get outside with El Poza del Obispo, and then make a trip to Aventura Cueva Ventana.

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San Juan to Arecibo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In March, daily temperatures in Arecibo can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Manati.

Things to do in Arecibo

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Aventura Cueva Ventana ©
Aventura Cueva Ventana
Arecibo Lighthouse & Historical Park ©
Arecibo Lighthouse & Historical Park
El Poza del Obispo ©
El Poza del Obispo

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Manati

Manati ©
Manatí is a municipality of Puerto Rico (U.S.) on the northern coast, north of Morovis and Ciales; east of Florida and Barceloneta; and west of Vega Baja. On the 16th (Mon), get outside with Hacienda Recreativa Mar Chiquita, kick back and relax at Playa La Cueva Las Golondrinas, and then stroll through Playa Vega Baja.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Manati trip planner.

Manati is very close to Arecibo. In March, daytime highs in Manati are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Orocovis.

Things to do in Manati

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Playa Vega Baja
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Playa La Cueva Las Golondrinas ©
Playa La Cueva Las Golondrinas
Playa Vega Baja ©
Playa Vega Baja
Hacienda Recreativa Mar Chiquita ©
Hacienda Recreativa Mar Chiquita

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Orocovis

Orocovis ©
Orocovis is a municipality of Puerto Rico located in the Central Mountain Range, north of Villalba and Coamo; south of Morovis and Corozal; southeast of Ciales; east of Jayuya; and west of Barranquitas. On the 17th (Tue), examine the collection at Casa Canales, take in the dramatic scenery at Dona Juana Waterfall, and then take in the exciting artwork at Centro Cultural Carmen Sola de Pereira de Ponce. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Casa Wiechers-Villaronga, then take an in-depth tour of Ponce History Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of our Lady of Guadaloupe.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Orocovis trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Manati to Orocovis takes an hour. March in Orocovis sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Orocovis

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Ponce, Casa Canales
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Ponce History Museum ©
Ponce History Museum
Casa Canales ©
Casa Canales

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Isla de Vieques

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum, step off the mainland to explore Vieques Island, and then take a leisurely stroll along Malecon.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Isla de Vieques trip tool.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Orocovis to Isla de Vieques takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. March in Isla de Vieques sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks · Museums · Nature
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Vieques Island ©
Vieques Island
Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum ©
Fortin Conde de Mirasol Museum
Malecon ©
Malecon

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