7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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7 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

Start: Austin
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
San Juan
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Fajardo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
San Juan
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
End: Austin

2
nights
San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
Get outdoors at Condado Beach and Luquillo Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old San Juan and Sitio Histórico de San Juan. The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Casa Bacardi and appreciate the history behind Paseo de los Presidentes.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our San Juan trip tool .

Austin, USA to San Juan is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Austin to San Juan is 2 hours. Traveling from Austin in November, you will find days in San Juan are a bit warmer (87°F), and nights are much warmer (76°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Fajardo.

Things to do in San Juan

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Luquillo Beach, Casa Bacardi
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Luquillo Beach ©
Luquillo Beach
Condado Beach ©
Condado Beach

2
nights
Fajardo

Fajardo is a small city and municipality in Puerto Rico (U.S.) located in the east region of the island, bordering the Atlantic Ocean, north of Ceiba and east of Luquillo. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): look for gifts at Monkey Threads and then see the interesting displays at El Portal Tropical Forest Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Tue): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour and then step off the mainland to explore Palomino Island.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Fajardo day trip planning site .

Drive from San Juan to Fajardo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. In November, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to San Juan.

Things to do in Fajardo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Monkey Threads, El Portal Tropical Forest Center, Seven Seas Beach
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Kayaking & Canoeing
Palomino Island ©
Palomino Island

1
night
San Juan

San Juan ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Plaza de la Catedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Metropolitana Basilica de San Juan Bautista, and then take in the exciting artwork at Walter Otero Contemporary Art.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the San Juan online trip maker .

You can drive from Fajardo to San Juan in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Museo del Tabaco Caguas
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Museo del Tabaco Caguas ©
Museo del Tabaco Caguas
Walter Otero Contemporary Art ©
Walter Otero Contemporary Art

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