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4 Hours Walking tour itinerary for San Juan & Carolina: Stroll For An All-Encompassing City Experience

San Juan, Carolina

Culture
Culture Tour
History
History Tour
Walking
Walking Tour

Experience a delightful ode to unmatched Old San Juan. With half a millennium of groundwork on hand, allow us the privilege of presenting you our history in the context of the New Worlds’ conquest. 

DAY 01

San Juan Done Right! – Walking Tour

  • See how your certified tour guide will reveal marvels in Old San Juan.

  • Visit the old naval arsenal, continuing to Paseo de la Princesa (Princess Promenade) to enter the old city through its historic San Juan Gate, believed standing since circa 1540.

  • Get inside the old city, and we will see Plazuela La Rogativa.

  • Go on to visit the Basilica Minor Cathedral San Juan Bautista, full of devotion, architecture, and art. Your guide will walk you through its history and mystique.

  • Learn about La Fortaleza, the official residence of Puerto Rico’s governor.

  • Take pictures of Christ Chapel, Pigeon Park, and La Casa Estrecha (the Narrowest House in the World) close by.

  • Finish our tour by stopping at Barrachina Restaurant, known as the place, that created the Piña Colada.

Additional interactions include:

  • San Juan Cathedral (1528), the first place of worship.

  • La Fortaleza (1533), the oldest seat of government still in continuous use in the Americas.

  • San Juan Gate (1540) built as the original waterside access door.

  • Christ Chapel (1753) erected in recognition of a miracle.

  • Old Navy Arsenal (1792) built to serve as a permanent station for the fleet entrusted with the naval defence of San Juan.

  • La Princesa (1837 – 1965) built as a jailhouse, today Puerto Rico’s Tourism Company HQ.

  • La Rogativa (1971) commemorates the townspeople for their defence of San Juan from an attack from the Kingdom of Great Britain in 1797.

  • 60 USD Per Adult
  • We provide complimentary pick-up and drop-off. Our interest is serving you and we, therefore, will contact you regarding the time and location. We ask that you are considerate of other guests. Please be there when we arrive at your scheduled pick-up.

  • Chilled bottled water.


  • The cost of food stuff.

  • This San Juan Done Right! is a walking tour. This structure provides you with an all-encompassing (3 hour) detailed experience of the city interior with complimentary pick-ups and drop-offs included. We advise you to wear comfortable shoes (no flip-flops), consider using sunblock, bring a hat or baseball cap and bring along water to stay hydrated during this walk.

  • San Juan Done Right! – Walking Tour: Experience a delightful ode to unmatched Old San Juan. With half a millennium of groundwork on hand, allow us the privilege of presenting you our history in the context of the New Worlds’ conquest. #SJDoneRight

San Juan, Carolina

Culture
Culture Tour
History
History Tour
Walking
Walking Tour
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starting from
USD 60
Type of Tour

Group Tour

Departures

This tour is offered throughout the year on the following days of the week.

  • Monday 09:00
  • Tuesday 09:00
  • Wednesday 09:00
  • Thursday 09:00
  • Friday 09:00
  • Saturday 09:00
  • Sunday
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