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Ranked #1 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Historic Sites; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: Constructed to defend the San Juan coastline during the 17th and 18th centuries, this dramatic fortress rises 140 feet above... more » Owner description: Constructed to defend the San Juan coastline during the 17th and 18th centuries, this dramatic fortress rises 140 feet above the sea on a rocky promontory, and is composed of six huge levels of ramps, barracks, dungeons, turrets, towers and tunnels. « less
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Ranked #2 of 102 attractions in San Juan
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Ranked #3 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Military Bases/ Facilities
This massive 27-acre series of fortifications is the largest the Spanish built in the New World.
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Ranked #4 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; Historic Sites
Owner description: Consisting of 400 restored buildings from the 16th- and 17th-century Spanish colonial period, this area in San Juan is... more » Owner description: Consisting of 400 restored buildings from the 16th- and 17th-century Spanish colonial period, this area in San Juan is steeped in history with an old-world and romantic European charm. « less
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Ranked #5 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: This restored 19th-century esplanade is the place to begin your stroll through Old San Juan, because of its central location... more » Owner description: This restored 19th-century esplanade is the place to begin your stroll through Old San Juan, because of its central location and its inexhaustible charm. « less
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Ranked #6 of 102 attractions in San Juan
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Ranked #7 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Owner description: Our Tourcompany ADVENTURE will show you Puerto Rico and its true colors the best way you can imagine! -We only take bookings... more » Owner description: Our Tourcompany ADVENTURE will show you Puerto Rico and its true colors the best way you can imagine! -We only take bookings minimum 1 day in advance- DID NOT FOUND ACCOMMODATION YET?? Our CASA AVENTURA GUESTHOUSE gives you the change to experience a local neighbourhood but right behind the vibrant touristic area Condado. Very centrally located and just minutes from the beach! We mostly take in groups up to 10 people. We offer yoga, massage and airport transfer when possible! « less
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Ranked #8 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Movie Theaters
A three-screen theater showing U.S. and foreign films.
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Ranked #9 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Art Museums; Gardens; Shops; Theaters
More than just an art museum, the Museo del Arte hosts concerts and festivals as well.
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Ranked #10 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Islands
A private island where Wyndham El Conquistador guests are often ferried for more water activities.
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Ranked #11 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Cemeteries
A seaside cemetery where a number of notable Puerto Ricans rest.
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Ranked #12 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Owner description: Casa Cortés, located in the heart of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, is the place to experience the Chocolate Cortés Collection,... more » Owner description: Casa Cortés, located in the heart of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, is the place to experience the Chocolate Cortés Collection, showcasing works by the Caribbean's contemporary art masters. Currently on exhibit; CCC Caribes, features 58 paintings by 50 artists from 10 countries. Free Admission.Open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, from 11:00am - 5:00pm. « less
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Ranked #13 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
"That shopping street," as known to cab drivers; a tourist must.
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Ranked #14 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Four centuries ago this gate was the main entrance into the city.
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Ranked #15 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Theaters; Performances
Owner description: If you are part of the theatre crowd, you'll be pleased with this historic theater, which presents a variety of plays,... more » Owner description: If you are part of the theatre crowd, you'll be pleased with this historic theater, which presents a variety of plays, ballets and concerts. « less
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Ranked #16 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Convention Centers
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Ranked #17 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Theaters
An art venue featuring theater, dance and music events.
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Ranked #18 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Religious Sites; Architectural Buildings; Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: Built in 1540 and the site where the body of Ponce de Leon is entombed, the the Catedral de San Juan is an authentic and rare... more » Owner description: Built in 1540 and the site where the body of Ponce de Leon is entombed, the the Catedral de San Juan is an authentic and rare New World example of medieval architecture. « less
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Ranked #19 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Beaches
The most popular of San Juan’s beaches is also the most lively.
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Ranked #20 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Art Museums
A folk art museum with vibrant exhibits you can buy.
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Ranked #21 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Neighborhoods
A serene and charming beachfront neighborhood.
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Ranked #22 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
A bustling street full of shops and boutiques.
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Ranked #23 of 102 attractions in San Juan
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Ranked #24 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Monuments/ Statues
A monument portraying a San Juan legend.
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Ranked #25 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Parks
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Ranked #26 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Religious Sites
A small 18th-century chapel with a fascinating history.
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Ranked #27 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Neighborhoods; Beaches
Owner description: Beach that extends for several miles east of downtown (Old San Juan), which is lined with high-rise resorts and packed with... more » Owner description: Beach that extends for several miles east of downtown (Old San Juan), which is lined with high-rise resorts and packed with sun worshippers. « less
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Ranked #28 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Government Buildings
Owner description: Visitors can take guided tours through this World Heritage Site, a 40-room mansion completed in 1540 that was used to defend... more » Owner description: Visitors can take guided tours through this World Heritage Site, a 40-room mansion completed in 1540 that was used to defend against foreign invaders. « less
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Ranked #29 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Monuments/ Statues
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Ranked #30 of 102 attractions in San Juan
Category: Beaches
Owner description: Balneario El Escambron is a little beach, just to the east of Old San Juan. It is a family-friendly beach, with a small... more » Owner description: Balneario El Escambron is a little beach, just to the east of Old San Juan. It is a family-friendly beach, with a small crescent of clean sand and usually calm waters, thanks to the coral reef a short distance from the beach. « less
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