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Paseo de la Princesa

Paseo de la Princesa, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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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.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice walk” (61 reviews)
“raices fountain” (18 reviews)
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Paseo de la Princesa, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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"nice walk"
in 61 reviews
"raices fountain"
in 18 reviews
"tree lined street"
in 10 reviews
"tourism company"
in 9 reviews
"old san juan"
in 183 reviews
"san juan gate"
in 39 reviews
"romantic walk"
in 14 reviews
"old jail"
in 9 reviews
"local vendors"
in 15 reviews
"street vendors"
in 25 reviews
"old city walls"
in 9 reviews
"arts and crafts"
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"puerto rico"
in 49 reviews
"cruise ship"
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"take pictures"
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"trees"
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"path"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

it is a nice peaceful walk along the ports with trees and colored buildings but the western end was blocked off for work on the wall

Thank Basbabru
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

We visited this location as a part of a larger guided walking tour of Old Town. Recommend doing this as it includes good explanations of Puerto Rican history

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Reviewed May 8, 2018

Nice to walk and take in the sites! Lots of street vendors and good place to sit and take on some people watching.

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Reviewed May 4, 2018

This is an area where you can get handmade arts and crafts on the weekends when the cruise ships are in port. We bought pinchos (grilled meats on skewers) that were delicious. They very end of the walkway, where you can see the bay, and...More

Thank nccondra
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

Lovely place to stroll with the walls of the fort towering over you as you enjoy the views of the city. Vendors set up tents with various items from fruits and vegetables to all sorts of local crafts and jewelry. Musicians come out and play...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Would recommend walking along the walls of Old San Juan via Paseo de la Princesa on your way around to the Gate of San Juan and Forts. The streets are sometimes filled with local vendors that you can buy some artesian crafts and souvenirs and...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

I couldn't say much about this as it was closed for renovations when we went this past weekend during Easter. So definitely check if it is open if you are going anytime soon before you waste time walking over there. You can see the main...More

Thank Mistressmars
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Take the Paseo on your way to the fortress (del Morro). Ascend along the rocky seashore to the very impressive fortress with its stunning views. The Paseo is level walking from the cruise ship terminals (and Senor Frog's) to the seashore. There are various vendors...More

2  Thank GCP80130
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Reviewed March 10, 2018

There is a lot of history along this street and it offers a great view of the old walls surrounding Old San Juan. It also takes you by the Roots Fountain and the Gate of San Juan (Puerta de San Juan). We walked along the...More

Thank John E
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Reviewed March 1, 2018

Paseo de la Princesa is named for the infamous prison called La Princesa that was housed in and beneath what is now the Puerto Rico Tourism Company. An old cell can still be seen during business hours. If you walk past the tourism company towards...More

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Nacy J
December 26, 2015|
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Response from justogabriel | Reviewed this property |
2 Hour Segway tour will get you to see part of the Old San Juan...that is all, Old San Juan (Where most of the Tour boats dock) is quite big. Segways are easy to handle, so taking pictures should be easy...but, again...Old... More
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