9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

9 days in Puerto Rico Itinerary

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Isla de Vieques
— 1 night
2
Fajardo
— 2 nights
3
El Yunque National Forest
— 1 night
4
San Juan
— 4 nights

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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.
On the 23rd (Sat), take in the exciting artwork at Siddhia Hutchinson Fine Art Gallery, thenstop by Isla Vida, thenget great views at Puerto Ferro Lighthouse, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at La Plata Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Isla de Vieques trip planner.

Austin, USA to Isla de Vieques is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Atlantic Standard Time (AST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Austin in November, you will find days in Isla de Vieques are somewhat warmer (°F), and nights are much hotter (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Fajardo.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Shopping Museums Outdoors
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Puerto Ferro Lighthouse ©
Puerto Ferro Lighthouse

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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. On the 24th (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then enjoy the sand and surf at Balneario Luquillo. Keep things going the next day: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Seas Beach, and then stop by Caribbean Trading Company Store.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Fajardo itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by ferry from Isla de Vieques to Fajardo takes 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Fajardo can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to El Yunque National Forest.

Things to do in Fajardo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Seven Seas Beach, Balneario Luquillo, Caribbean Trading Company Store
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Caribbean Trading Company Store ©
Caribbean Trading Company Store
Seven Seas Beach ©
Seven Seas Beach

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El Yunque National Forest

El Yunque National Forest ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Angelito Trail and then tour the pleasant surroundings at El Yunque Rain Forest.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read El Yunque National Forest trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Fajardo to El Yunque National Forest takes an hour. In November, daytime highs in El Yunque National Forest are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to San Juan.

Things to do in El Yunque National Forest

Parks Wildlife Nature
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El Yunque Rain Forest ©
El Yunque Rain Forest

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San Juan

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
For shopping fun, head to The Poet's Passage or Puerto Rico Premium Outlets. Do some cultural sightseeing at Old San Juan and Catedral Metropolitana Basilica de San Juan Bautista. Go for a jaunt from San Juan to Manati to see Playa Mar Chiquita about 44 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, pause for some photo ops at Paseo de los Presidentes, make a trip to La Muralla, and add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Juan online journey maker.

Traveling by car from El Yunque National Forest to San Juan takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle. November in San Juan sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Juan

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Puerto Rico Premium Outlets, Playa Mar Chiquita
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The Poet's Passage ©
The Poet's Passage
Playa Mar Chiquita ©
Playa Mar Chiquita
Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan

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