Cruise to San Juan

Explore the sights of San Juan and bask in the scenery.

Top 5 things to do in San Juan

  1. Lounge on Isla Verde Beach
  2. Explore El Morro
  3. Hike through El Yunque Rainforest
  4. Indulge in seafood at Jose Enrique
  5. Tour the World-Famous Bacardi Rum Distillery
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San Juan may be the oldest city in U.S territory, but its colorful, laid-back vibe gives it a lively touch that visitors will often encounter. Walk, bike, trolley or segway around Old San Juan for a taste of the island's European roots, and make sure to stop at one of its many restaurants for a delicious Caribbean meal. Those looking for a more adventurous setting can hike through El Yunque Rainforest, one of Puerto Rico's biggest tourist attractions (trails range from family-friendly to experienced). Shoppers can opt to hike (yes, hike--it's that big) through Plaza Las Americas, the largest shopping mall in the Caribbean. If simple relaxation is the goal, escape to Isla Verde Beach or sit back and tour the 500 year-old city by water for breathtaking views.

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San Juan Highlights


  • El Morro
  • El Yunque Rainforest
  • Isla Verde Beach


  • Plaza Las Americas
  • Local shops on Fortaleza Street
  • Rum at Casa Melaza Rum Boutique


  • Ropa Vieja Grill for arroz con pollo
  • Mofongo (fried green plantains) at Hotel El Convento
  • Flan topped with guava at The Parrot Club


  • Play in the sand at Isla Verde Beach
  • Carolina Children's Museum
  • Explore tunnels and outposts at historic El Morro


  • Grab a Day Pass and Relax at Caribe Hilton
  • Lounge on Ocean Park Beach
  • Hike El Yunque National Park for beautiful views

Solo Exploration

  • Tour Castillo San Cristobal
  • Hike to the top of Mt. Britton for rainforest views
  • Have drinks and mingle at La Factoria


  • Stroll past city landmarks at Paseo de la Princesa
  • Visit 16th-century fort El Morro
  • Tour world-famous Bacardi Rum Distillery

Shore Excursions

  • Hike El Yunque National Park for beautiful views
  • Snorkel in the beaches of Icacos
  • Hike through El Yunque Rainforest


  • Isla Verde Beach
  • Luquillo Beach (45 min east of San Juan)
  • Ocean Park Beach