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Ranked #1 of 94 attractions in San Juan
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Category: Historic Sites; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
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 94 attractions in San Juan
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Ranked #3 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Military Bases/ Facilities; Cultural
This massive 27-acre series of fortifications is the largest the Spanish built in the New World.
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Ranked #4 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods; Cultural
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 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
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 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Islands; Outdoors
A private island where Wyndham El Conquistador guests are often ferried for more water activities.
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Ranked #7 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Owner description: ADVENTURE PR will show you Puerto Rico the best way you can imagine! With local guides, informal atmosphere, small groups and... more » Owner description: ADVENTURE PR will show you Puerto Rico the best way you can imagine! With local guides, informal atmosphere, small groups and "off the beaten path" - "Great for adventurous traveling explorers." On our FB page adventurespr you can get a good impression of our tours! We communicate through email and only take bookings up to 24 hrs in advance of requested tour date. We will answer your email within 24 hours. « less
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Ranked #8 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Art Museums; Gardens; Theaters; Shops; Museums
Owner description: More than just an art museum, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico hosts concerts and festivals as well. The Museo de Arte de... more » Owner description: More than just an art museum, Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico hosts concerts and festivals as well. The Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico (MAPR), a non-for-profit organization, was inaugurated on July 1, 2000, as a legacy for the Puerto Rican people. The mission of the Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico is to enrich the lives of its diverse audiences by making accessible and promoting the knowledge, appreciation, and enjoyment of visual arts from Puerto Rico and the world. The MAPR engages diverse communities to facilitate learning experiences about the visual arts through: the growth of a well-researched permanent collection exemplifying significant and representative examples of Puerto Rican art from the sixteenth century to the present; a dynamic program of exhibitions supported by engaging and exciting educational and cultural programs that collectively deepen the understanding of the role of the visual arts in the human experience and contribute to the creation of a curatorial legacy; documentation, research, interpretation, preservation, and conservation of the collection and the visual arts patrimony of Puerto Rico; and alliances with local, regional, and international museums and institutions to advance the knowledge of, access to, and understanding of the visual arts of the world. « less
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Ranked #9 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Cemeteries; Cultural
A seaside cemetery where a number of notable Puerto Ricans rest.
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Ranked #10 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Performances; Theaters & Stadiums
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 #11 of 94 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 #12 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
"That shopping street," as known to cab drivers; a tourist must.
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Ranked #13 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Art Museums; Museums
A folk art museum with vibrant exhibits you can buy.
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Ranked #14 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Four centuries ago this gate was the main entrance into the city.
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Ranked #15 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Convention Centers; Other
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Ranked #16 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; Historic Sites; Museums; Cultural
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 #17 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Rotation exhibitions often feature Caribbean contemporary art, and there’s a permanent folk art exhibit as well.
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Ranked #18 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Factory Tours; Landmarks
Owner description: The new BACARDÍ Distillery Tour seamlessly blends contemporary architecture and modern technology; with more than a 150 years... more » Owner description: The new BACARDÍ Distillery Tour seamlessly blends contemporary architecture and modern technology; with more than a 150 years of heritage and tradition. If you are visiting Puerto Rico, or simply thinking about your next weekend, visit the largest premium rum distillery in the world – the BACARDÍ Rum Distillery, where more than 85% of the BACARDÍ rum is distilled. Here you will have the opportunity to experience first-hand the history and tradition of the most awarded rum in the world, BACARDÍ. Tours: Monday-Saturdayfrom 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM (Last tour at 4:30 PM). Sunday from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Last tour at 3:45 PM). « less
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Ranked #19 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
The most popular of San Juan’s beaches is also the most lively.
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Ranked #20 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
A bustling street full of shops and boutiques.
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Ranked #21 of 94 attractions in San Juan
An art venue featuring theater, dance and music events.
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Ranked #22 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Neighborhoods; Outdoors
A serene and charming beachfront neighborhood.
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Ranked #23 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #24 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #25 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Cemeteries; Cultural
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Ranked #26 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
A small 18th-century chapel with a fascinating history.
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Ranked #27 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Neighborhoods; Beaches; Outdoors
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 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
A monument portraying a San Juan legend.
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Ranked #29 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Zoos/Aquariums
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Ranked #30 of 94 attractions in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The majority of San Juan's hotels, restaurants and nightclubs are centered along Ashford Avenue in the Condado section of the... more » Owner description: The majority of San Juan's hotels, restaurants and nightclubs are centered along Ashford Avenue in the Condado section of the city. « less
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