The Best Things to Do in San Juan

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San Juan

4.7
Historic Walking Areas · Landmarks · Beaches

Popular things to do in San Juan

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Historic Walking Area
Old San Juan
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
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World heritage site
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Beach
Condado Beach
3.9
Duration: 4 hours
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Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S. jurisdiction and one of the oldest in the Americas. If you're a history buff, consider adding a trip to San Juan to your holiday itinerary. The steep, narrow streets of the old part of town attract visitors from all over the world, covered in blue cobblestone and lined with charming, centuries-old buildings. The historic fortifications, colonial-era churches, and numerous museums contrast the city's lively resort area, filled with upscale hotels, restaurants, and nightclubs. Whether you're interested in lounging on the idyllic beaches or want to immerse yourself in the city's rich history, a San Juan vacation offers something for everyone. Find out how to plan Puerto Rico trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Side trips from San Juan

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Beach
Luquillo Beach Luquillo
4.1
Duration: 3 hours
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Beach
Pine Grove Beach Isla Verde
4.4
Duration: 4 hours
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Distillery
Casa Bacardi Puerto Rico Catano
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min

Hidden gems in San Juan

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Art Museum
Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Historic Walking Area
Paseo de la Princesa
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Landmark
Calle del Cristo
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Beach
Ocean Park Beach
4.4
Duration: 4 hours

Shopping in San Juan

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Shopping Mall
Plaza Las Americas
4.4
Duration: 4 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Puerto Rican Art & Crafts
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
The Butterfly People
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
Antique Store
El Alcazar
4.0
Duration: 2h 30 min

Historic Sites in San Juan

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Cemetery
Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Historic Walking Area
La Muralla
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
Historic Site
El Arsenal
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

Museums in San Juan

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Art Museum
Museo de Las Americas
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
Para la Naturaleza
5.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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History Museum
Museum of History, Anthropology and Art
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min
Art Gallery
Depigment Art
4.9
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Sightseeing Tour
Pr4less Tours Adventure
4.7
Duration: 8 hours
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Scuba / Snorkeling
Caribe Aquatic Adventures
4.7
Duration: 3 hours
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Food Tour
Food Tours
4.9
Duration: 3 hours
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Climbing Tour
Climbing Tours
4.9
Duration: 8 hours

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