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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 is just like Spain. Many shops and restaurants. Great for kids and the whole family. Ice cream and authentic food

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Longview, Washington
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Longview, Washington
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103 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Old San Juan is just like Spain. Many shops and restaurants. Great for kids and the whole family. Ice cream and authentic food

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Vero Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Old San Juan is great for shopping, sightseeing, eating out, or just walking around. Walking the sidewalks and the blue cobblestone streets is fairly easy. We love the ambiance. Summers in San Juan are very hot, so take it slowly and a few hours at a tijme.

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Fort Worth
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have toured Old San Juan a couple of times. Once as a part of a walking tour. We loved the blue streets but loved them more after finding they were naturally that color and not painted. There are many places with beautiful views and lots of colorful buildings and streets. Be sure to take your camera. Stop at a... More 

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Bethel, Connecticut, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Although the heat and humidity were close to unbearable at times, it is the only downside of our visits to Old San Juan. This beautiful, historic city is very inviting, and makes for a nice day away from the beach. The streets are lined with beautiful old buildings, painted in island colors and maintained impeccably. The city has a very... More 

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Katy, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A classic Spanish colonial walled town , well maintained streets and architecture. Easy to cover in a half day but that half day needs to be before the cruise ships dock. Several parking lots $3 for 3 hours, and the journey in was quick from Condado

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Old San Juan is a must see when visiting Puerto Rico. I spent the day taking in the scenes, checking out the forts, strolling song the narrow, cobblestone streets, listening to various ad hoc musicians playing in the small plazas, talking with locals at the bars. There's little escape from the sun midday so make sure to bring a hat!

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visit Old San Juan is nice to walk in the pretty streets and old Buildings, many stores places to eat.Enjoy in this small place but very charm people!

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Bristol, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A great historic town. Blue cobblestone streets are everywhere. Plenty of restaurants and shops of all kinds. The museums and Cathedrals are great !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good way to get a walk in, with much to see, do, and of course shop. We ate, drank and were merry the whole day. The pier is a ice walk as well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Despite the out of place Starbucks and well known fast food restaurants the area is beautiful. I loved the small shop, little restaurants, many outside dining options and atmosphere. Just a 15 min cab ride from Isla Verde, PR. Nighttime atmosphere is booming and romantic. Cruise ship port is also in Old San Juan so there are lots of people... More 

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