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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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Visit old San Juan. The European style in the Caribbean. Amazing city with charm. Easy to get around.

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visit old San Juan. The European style in the Caribbean. Amazing city with charm. Easy to get around.

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Gasquet, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Upon leaving your ship take a left and walk along the street if you can walk. Take a couple large bottles water to stay hydrated and rest along the way. We walked in shade most of the time and stopped three time before we reached the split by the harbor. To the left is a long path along the sea... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed at El Converto Hotel 3 night before our Cruise, love Old San Juan, we walk everywhere, try lots PR foods and beers.

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Walnutport, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

From the taxi dropped us off we knew this area would be a treat from the old fort, church, shops, resturants history and the Flamicgo dance show just a great experince.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful city with great food and forts! Make sure you have water if your walking on a hot day or take the free hop off hop on

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Old San Juan is definitely worth the visit. Perfect for a leisurely stroll. Inside its colorful buildings, you can find a mix of souvenir shops, artsy boutiques, upscale stores, cafes, and restaurants. Around the city you'll find plenty of landmarks that give the city its character.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The old world charm was beautiful and the store front were gorgeous and colorful. The only reason I can't give this 5 stars is we were here when the blackout happened. Unfortunately, due to that many stores were closed and we were left walking around empty streets. But very beautiful on the outside.

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Southern Shores, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were visiting as part of a Royal Caribbean cruise. We really enjoyed walking over to Old San Juan from the port. Once you get past the annoying vendors at the docks (who hawk you to buy junk) you see the wonderful historical area and can enjoy all the little stores and shops. The walk is not too bad, but... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It's been hot, every trip. Done self guided walking tours a few times now, always enjoyed it. Easy enough to pick up a map, take the trolley to the fort and walk your way back down to the cruise port - eating and shopping on the way. :-)

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Columbus, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a must-see. Go in every shop! Talk with the local people! Experience the food! We visited 2 local churches that were gleaming with history and beauty. They have a true PR street fair every weekend that has lots of crafts, food and DANCING!!!

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