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Itinerary
The tour will begin at Plaza Colon (Columbus Square). You will get an overview of the city and what you are going to see. This is a private tour, so it can be customized according to your wishes.

We'll visit San Cristobal Fort (the largest fort built in the hemisphere) where you will get to know the tunnels, dungeons, cannonballs, sentry boxes, etc. You can take a walk through town on foot or by trolley and your guide will educate you about the area around El Morro Fort (you can visit both forts if you want).   The tour can continue on to the Western part of the town, where you can see churches, convents, plazas, chapels and more! You will see La Fortaleza, the oldest executive mansion in the hemisphere (the Governor has been living there since the mid 1500s). The tour will finish at the Plaza de Armas.   Please Note: Listed price is per group. 1 adult = 1 group
Locations visited
Castillo de San Cristobal
Old San Juan
La Fortaleza - Palacio de Santa Catalina
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Overview
Wander the charming colonial facades, ancient forts and cobblestoned streets of Old San Juan during this 4-hour walking tour with a private guide. Feel like a local as you get a personalized introduction to the history of the area with this certified professional guide, exploring its wealth of forts, plazas, churches, museums, cafes and local wildlife. You’ll help choose the day’s itinerary and take breaks whenever and wherever you like. It’s more like a stroll with a friend than a formal tour. Your private walking excursion also includes entrance fees for the forts.
Highlights
  • Take a private walking tour of Old San Juan
  • Wander the charming colonial facades, ancient forts and cobblestoned streets of this historic area
  • Feel like a local as you get a personalized introduction to the history of the area
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
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Reviewed May 11, 2018
The Best Way to Experience Old San Juan!!

Javier was AMAZING. Knowledgeable, friendly and so focused on what you wanted to learn, the pace at which you wanted to go and creating the best overall experience for you and your group. I highly, highly recommend Javier!

2  Thank Caroline P
Reviewed March 10, 2018
Enhanced visit to Old San Juan with this private tour

My husband and I spent our first day in OSJ walking around on our own, exploring, and eating! The second day we had a 4 hour private tour with Javier. He told us about things we never would have discovered doing a walking tour on...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2017
Javier was a great guide

We had last minute changes to our cruise (different day and different times!), but Javier accomodated. We wanted to do some hiking in El Yunque, particularly to get a great overview and to see some waterfalls. He was waiting for us when we got off...More

2  Thank RMurray847
Reviewed August 21, 2017
Amazing!!!

My fiancé and I did a tour with Javier today of Old San Juan and it was AMAZING! He is so knowledge, I have never been so impressed with a tour guide. He is so professional and such a nice man overall! We plan to...More

2  Thank Anneke252
Reviewed July 16, 2017
Best Walking Tour of San Juan

I read so much about Javier that decided to book his 4 hour walking tour. His knowledge of the history of San Juan was amazing. I was a native of the island and he told us things I didnt even know. It was my husband's...More

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Danielle M
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The price is per group of up to six people, so the price is the same whether your group size is just one person or six. However, it isn't $219.50 so maybe your question is about some other tour?
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