You’ll find a good selection, and good value for money with tours in San Juan, the capital of Puerto Rico. Activity and adventure tours are most popular.
SIGHTSEEING AND ACTIVITY TOURS IN AND FROM SAN JUAN
Visit some of San Juan’s most historic attractions, including Fort San Cristobal, and Ruin of Caparra. Plus explore the newer areas of San Juan. The tour is always a small group so you’ll experience a more personalised guided tour!
OLD SAN JUAN SEGWAY TOUR
Glide through Old San Juan’s 500 years of history on this two hour tour by Segway. Known as ‘The Walled City,’ Old San Juan was founded as a military stronghold and remains the oldest city under the American flag.
On this small-group tour limited to 8 riders, zoom around effortlessly and see more than 25 attractions, learning from
your guide about the city’s role during the Spanish empire, World War II and as a US territory. Capture stunning views of San Juan Bay, Castillo San Felipe Morro and San Cristobal Fort along the way. Note weight restrictions, located in the ‘additional information section’.
SAN JUAN ATV ADVENTURE TOUR
Venture off the beaten path, rev up the engine of a 4×4 all-terrain vehicle (ATV) and spend two hours exploring 2,200 acres (890 hectares) of the vast Puerto Rico countryside. Circle lakes, climb tabletop mountains and drive along subtropical forests. Near the end of your ATV tour, take a break at an area known for spectacular cavernous formations, where you can explore stalactites, stalagmites and hieroglyphics.
BIOLUMINESCENT KAYAK ADVENTURE: FROM SAN JUAN
In Puerto Rico, your evening doesn’t end when the sun goes down! Take an exciting kayak adventure on a bioluminescent bay not far from San Juan and be amazed as the water glistens and sparkles underneath you! When you brush your paddles or your hands through the water, the plankton lights up in a beautiful fluorescent colour, making your kayak adventure a truly magical experience.
RIO CAMUY CAVE PARK AND ARECIBO OBSERVATORY: FROM SAN JUAN
A trip to Puerto Rico is not complete without descending into the depths of a million year old cave! Few cave systems in the world are as massive or dramatic as the Rio Camuy Cave Park. And that’s not all, wait until you see the Arecibo Observatory, the world’s largest radar/radio telescope, nestled in the tropical mountains of northern Puerto Rico.
PONCE HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL TOUR: FROM SAN JUAN
Discover some of the top cultural attractions in Ponce, Puerto Rico’s second-largest city, often called the Pearl of the South (La Perla del Sur) due to its stately beauty. With a local guide, visit three landmarks, all of which are now museums: the old firehouse (Parque de Bombas), the Ponce Art Museum and Serrallès Castle. You’ll also stop at a local Ponce restaurant, where you’ll have enough free time to buy lunch.
DEEP SEA FISHING PRIVATE BOT CHARTER IN SAN JUAN
Experience some of the greatest sport fishing waters in the world when you take a full day or half day fishing charter from San Juan, aboard ‘The Legend’! As you head out to the deep waters ready for luxurious cruising and the ultimate in sport fishing, dorado, wahoo, sailfish, tuna and blue marlin offer an exciting challenge to all anglers!
OLD SAN JUAN PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP TOUR
This exciting photography workshop tour allows you to harness the power of your camera or smartphone camera while exploring the beautiful sites of Old San Juan by foot!
In addition to guiding you around amazing locations, you will be provided with personalised training and be coached about your camera or smartphone camera, an understanding of how to choose the right camera settings for the particular scene being snapped, incorporating framing & composition techniques to maximise the impact of the final image.
EL YUNGUE RAINFOREST ADVENTURE: FROM SAN JUAN
Hike through Puerto Rico’s famous El Yunque Rainforest on this 6 hour adventure from San Juan! Hike through the world-famous tropical rainforest, take in gorgeous views of native flora and fauna and even hike to La Mina Waterfall. Your transport, water and fresh fruit is included.
OLD SAN JUAN DELUXE WALKING TOUR
Visit one of the oldest cities in the world, San Juan, founded by the Spanish in 1521 AD.
Get to know Old San Juan’s history and sights on this walking tour of the city! With an expert local guide, you’ll discover the neighbourhoods and learn a lot about the powerful colonial influence. Starting from the Historical Hotel El Convento in Old San Juan, your local guide will take you on a 2.5 hour walking tour along the Paseo de la Princesa (Princess Promenade) to the La Fortaleza, which is currently the official residence of the Governor of Puerto Rico and the Castillo San Felipe del Morro.
FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH TOUR OF OLD SAN JUAN
Discover the Beauty of Old San Juan with writer David Rodriguez, The Rise and Fall of the Great Barbate.
From San Juan’s colonial Golden Age to the Gilded Age summer colony, discover the transformation of Ponce de Leon’s city and people. Riots and rebellions, enemies and allies! Learn about Puerto Rico’s role in the revolution.
See where scoundrels lived, pirates profited and criminals were punished. Find out why this colony was known as “Gold Island.” Explore the burial site of Ponce de Leon, Puerto Rico’s founding father. Learn about the stone carvers, their art and the diverse people buried there who helped shape de Leon’s homeland.
UNDERWATER SEA TREK IN SAN JUAN
Explore the underwater world of San Juan with a special helmet that allows you to walk along the ocean floor and get up close to colourful corals and exotic marine life. This guided 1.5-hour tour is limited to four people, requires no swimming or scuba diving experience, and is suitable for glasses or contact lens wearers and children over 8 years.
SAN JUAN HARBOUR TOUR ABOARD LA PASEADORA
Join us for an informative and fun boat tour of San Juan Harbour. Board the USCG certified, handcrafted, 47 passenger boat at Pier 6 in Old San Juan for a memorable and unique view of this 500 years old walled city.
Sip on your favourite complimentary drink as you learn about the history and strategic importance of Puerto Rico in the conquest of the New World. Be amazed by the impressive forts and defence wall system, the Governors Mansion, Paseo de la Princesa and the Roots Fountain.
SAN JUAN SUNSET TOUR ABOARD LA PASEADORA
Join for an informative and fun boat tour of the San Juan Harbour at sunset. Board the USCG certified, handcrafted, 47 passenger boat in Old San Juan for a memorable and unique view of this 500 year old, walled city.
The San Juan Wall lights up beautifully when the setting sun rays hit it. Sip on your favourite complimentary drink as you learn about the history and strategic importance of Puerto Rico in the conquest of the New World. Be amazed by the impressive forts and defence wall system, the Governors Mansion, Paseo de la Princesa and the Roots Fountain. View the most feared prison of the Caribbean in the 1900s, La Princesa, and who knows, maybe you will be able to see a ghost or a pirate!
3-HOUR SAN JUAN ADVENTURE: CAVE RAPPEL AND ZIPLINE SAFARI WITH LUNCH
This 3-hour adventure is five minutes away from San Juan. Choose a hotel-pick up option or meet your certified guide and explore the subtropical forest while enjoying adventurous activities including cave rappelling, amphibious vehicles, canopy bridges, ziplining and a homemade Puerto Rican meal.
PINE GROVE BEACH SURF LESSON IN SAN JUAN
Want to hang ten but don’t know how? Not a problem! Spend 1.5 hours with an expert surf instructor at a beach located in San Juan. All necessary equipment is included, and you’ll have approximately 30 minutes of instruction, and then an hour of free time to surf on your own.
OFF-THE-BEATEN-PATH EL YUNGUE RAINFOREST TOUR: FROM SAN JUAN
El Yunque Rainforest is composed of mountains that face the trade winds, which bring moisture from the ocean, resulting in precipitation over a diverse ecosystem that is considered one of the most diverse and studied in the world.
On this tour, you’ll be able to hike areas that are not normally seen by most tourists. Your local guide will take you on a two mile hike round trip through the rainforest, where with your small group, you will be able to experience the majesty of nature. You’ll have time for a lunch break, but food costs will not be included in the tour.
EL YUNGUE RAINFOREST AND WATERFALL ADVENTURE: FROM SAN JUAN
Your 8 hour, small group tour will take you to the El Yunque rainforest. Learn about the endemic, native and exotic plants and animals of Puerto Rico. Continue the tour by walking to one of the 5 waterfalls. Your next stop will be at a local restaurant to enjoy the local cuisine (at own expense). After lunch, return to San Juan via air-conditioned transportation.
RAINFOREST ZIPLINE ADVENTURE AT THE FOOTHILLS OF EL YUNGUE: FROM SAN JUAN
Riders zip through the upper canopy of the trees using a cable and a safety rope, witnessing the stunning rainforest scenery all around. Participants will depart and arrive at platforms available on each section.
A member of the zipline staff will make your line change on each platform. This approximately 2 hour experience includes all necessary associated fitted and secured hardware and harnesses, checked by the zipline Staff.
CAVE-DAY TOUR IN SAN JUAN
This is a 4 to 5 hour tour packed with a little bit of everything. First is a 700+ foot high cave called Window Cave. Then a sea cave called Indians Cave with beautiful scenery, where clips of a few movies have been filmed. Next, it’s lunch of authentic Puertorican food! Then it’s back to San Juan. Water and snacks included, lunch and fees to attractions are not included.
GUIDED SNORKEL TOUR
2 hour guided snorkel tour. Come and explore the beautiful underwater world of Puerto Rico and see tons of tropical life and fish, and even sea turtles!
HACIENDA CAMPO RICO HERITAGE TOUR
Climb aboard this fun, conductor-narrated eco-trolley tour of 2,300 acre Hacienda Campo Rico Plantation. Experience the beauty and bounty of Puerto Rico’s native plants, fruits and wildlife encounters. Learn about its history, flora and fauna.
Be part of the Puerto Rican culture. The mission is to conserve the land and preserve the culture of Puerto Rico, and this agro-tourism trip is designed to share this passion.