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Address: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Phone Number:
787
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Fee: No
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Consisting of 400 restored buildings from the 16th- and 17th-century...

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.

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Old San Juan Walking Tour
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Just wander around . . .

We took a taxi to Old San Juan and just wandered around with no specific agenda. Fun way to spend a day.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Reno, Nevada
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Reno, Nevada
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We took a taxi to Old San Juan and just wandered around with no specific agenda. Fun way to spend a day.

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were so surprised at how much we enjoyed San Juan and the nice people. They were welcoming, friendly and helpful. Great city not to be missed if visiting the Caribbean.

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Gaithersburg, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautiful day!! Annual Festival, hundreds of street vendors and thousands of locals and tourists. Walked to Fort and shopped for our last couple of gifts. Live the cobble Stine streets and multi-colored row homes. Quaint and lively. Aloha (vendor across the cruise departure gate)to store bags while we walked the street. GREAT service. Had breakfast at La Casita de Rones.... More 

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Southport, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It was so heartening to see OSJ filled with people of all ages enjoying the celebration. Street vendors, artisans, music of all types made this event enjoyable.. Although I don't usually enjoy crowds -- these folks were friendly and helpful with minimal jostling.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Besides the fact that we were there when the town was peacefully protesting (not sure what) this is a must see when in Puerto Rico.

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Fairfield, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Every person we had contact with in our two days in Old San Juan was hospitable and friendly. All the people in the shops and all the street vendors at the festival were friendly and seemed genuinely pleased to have us visiting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time during the San Sebastián fiesta. Lots of food and a lot of music. Had a great time.

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Mesa, AZ
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely city with cobblestone streets, beautiful views of the sea, plenty of restaurants and shops. We were there for the San Sebastián street festival. We end early enough that it wasn't crazy crowded and yet still very fun!

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moscow, idaho
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Old San Juan is fun to walk around and shop. Wear sensible walking shoes, as the cobblestone parts can be difficult to walk on. Don't be afraid to ask for grilled fish, as everything seems to be deep fried. When they talk about frappe's, they aren't talking about coffee. These are wonderful however. They are actually a smoothie~ fruit, candy... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I consider this tour a waste of money. We were driven past the outside of many buildings, with little to no explanation. When we did get out to walk, again not much information. Cobblestone street; steep hills. We had to tour the cathedral on our own because the tour guide was not allowed in. About the only highlight was the... More 

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