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San Juan Sights

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Ranked #1 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #2 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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Category: Historic Sites; 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 #3 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Military Bases/ Facilities; Landmarks
This massive 27-acre series of fortifications is the largest the Spanish built in the New World.
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Ranked #4 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas; Neighborhoods
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 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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Owner description: Starting January 2015 WE DO NO LONGER OFFER BIO BAY TOURS! COMMUNICATION: - Website: CURRENTLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION - Email:... more » Owner description: Starting January 2015 WE DO NO LONGER OFFER BIO BAY TOURS! COMMUNICATION: - Website: CURRENTLY UNDER CONSTRUCTION - Email: TO RECEIVE ALL TOUR INFO - Phone: this is an international number / Cindy de Groot-Perez / MON-FRI FROM 2-8 PM AVAILABLE. ADVENTURE PR will show you Puerto Rico the best way you can imagine! With local guides, informal atmosphere, just 2-4 people per guide/vehicle and "off the beaten path" - "Great for adventurous traveling explorers!" « less
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Ranked #6 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks
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 #7 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Cemeteries; Landmarks
A seaside cemetery where a number of notable Puerto Ricans rest.
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Ranked #8 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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"That shopping street," as known to cab drivers; a tourist must.
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Ranked #9 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Architectural Buildings; Religious Sites; 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 #10 of 47 Sights & Landmarks 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 #11 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
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Ranked #12 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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A bustling street full of shops and boutiques.
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Ranked #13 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks
A monument portraying a San Juan legend.
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Ranked #14 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
Owner description: Built in 1521 as a home for Governor Juan Ponce de Leon, today this historic landmark contains two interesting museums of... more » Owner description: Built in 1521 as a home for Governor Juan Ponce de Leon, today this historic landmark contains two interesting museums of Indian and colonial artifacts. « less
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Ranked #15 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Cemeteries; Landmarks
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Ranked #16 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
A small 18th-century chapel with a fascinating history.
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Ranked #17 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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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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Ranked #18 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #19 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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Ranked #20 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Fountains; Landmarks
Dramatic water fountain that commemorates Puerto Rico's early history, its people and their commitment to peace.
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Ranked #21 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Government Buildings; Historic Sites; Landmarks
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 #22 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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The original Old San Juan town square is a good spot to orient yourself as you begin your tour of this charming area.
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Ranked #23 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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Instituted in 1992, this plaza commemorates Columbus' expedition to the New World.
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Ranked #24 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
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A lively strip of cafes and bars - and well-dressed pretty people.
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Ranked #25 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest

A quaint little old plaza that is filled with doves/pigeons.  Great if you like the idea of birds climbing on you.  If you don't like the idea of getting so close to so many... more »

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Ranked #26 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
This small military museum was a fort that was built in 1786, and attacked by the British eleven years later.
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Ranked #27 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: The birthplace of the Pina Colada: a bronze plaque marks the site where Don Ramón Portas Mingot created the popular tropical... more » Owner description: The birthplace of the Pina Colada: a bronze plaque marks the site where Don Ramón Portas Mingot created the popular tropical drink. « less
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Ranked #28 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Religious Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: Built in 1513, this architectural gem is the second oldest church in the New World, and a lovely example of Spanish Colonial... more » Owner description: Built in 1513, this architectural gem is the second oldest church in the New World, and a lovely example of Spanish Colonial architecture. « less
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Ranked #29 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Art Galleries; Historic Sites
A gallery devoted to island art, with 200 works by local artists.
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Ranked #30 of 47 Sights & Landmarks in San Juan
Category: Historic Sites; Museums
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