18 days in Caribbean Itinerary

18 days in Caribbean Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Havana, Cuba
— 3 nights
2
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
— 2 nights
3
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
— 2 nights
4
San Juan, Puerto Rico
— 2 nights
5
Roseau, Dominica
— 3 nights
6
Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
— 2 nights
7
Culebra, Puerto Rico
— 3 nights

3
nights
Havana, Cuba

Havana ©
Cuba's capital and major commercial center, Havana manages to be very old and very modern at the same time.
Havana is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Malecón of Havana, don't miss a visit to Plaza de la Catedral, steep yourself in history at Old Square (Plaza Vieja), and explore the different monuments and memorials at Christopher Columbus Cemetery (Cemetario de Colon).

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Havana trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Havana is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Stockholm to Havana, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Stockholm in March, with highs in Havana at 32°C and lows at 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Santo Domingo.

Things to do in Havana

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums
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Old Havana ©
Old Havana
Malecón of Havana ©
Malecón of Havana
Plaza de la Catedral ©
Plaza de la Catedral

2
nights
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo ©
Santo Domingo, the capital of the Dominican Republic, remains the oldest continuously inhabited settlement in the New World.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Monasterio de San Francisco, then make a trip to Zona Colonial, and then admire the masterpieces at Amber Museum. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Fortaleza Ozama, step into the grandiose world of Alcazar de Colon, then pause for some photo ops at Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon), and finally steep yourself in history at Palacio Consistorial.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Santo Domingo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Havana to Santo Domingo takes 5.5 hours. The time zone changes from Cuba Standard Time to Atlantic Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can catch the shuttle to Punta Cana.

Things to do in Santo Domingo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Alcazar de Colon ©
Alcazar de Colon
Zona Colonial ©
Zona Colonial
Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon) ©
Columbus Lighthouse (Faro A Colon)

2
nights
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

Punta Cana ©
In an area boasting beaches that face both the Atlantic Ocean and the Caribbean Sea, vacations in Punta Cana have been popular with tourists since the early 1970s.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): fulfill a lifelong dream with Destiny Caribbean Tours and then tee off at Punta Espada Golf Course. Here are some ideas for day two: relax and rejuvenate at Ocean Adventures Punta Cana, then stroll through Bavaro Beach, and then take a memorable tour with Canalloon.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Punta Cana trip maker tool.

Take a shuttle from Santo Domingo to Punta Cana in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Juan.

Things to do in Punta Cana

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
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Bavaro Beach ©
Bavaro Beach
Destiny Caribbean Tours ©
Destiny Caribbean Tours
Ocean Adventures Punta Cana ©
Ocean Adventures Punta Cana

2
nights
San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan ©
Founded by the Spanish in 1521, San Juan is the oldest city under U.S.
On the 9th (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Sitio Histórico de San Juan, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral Metropolitana Basilica de San Juan Bautista, then get to know the fascinating history of Old San Juan, and finally look for gifts at Marisel Herbal Bath & Body. On the next day, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour and then enjoy the sand and surf at Condado Beach.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Juan travel route tool.

Fly from Punta Cana to San Juan in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. March in San Juan sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Roseau.

Things to do in San Juan

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors
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Old San Juan ©
Old San Juan
Sitio Histórico de San Juan ©
Sitio Histórico de San Juan
Condado Beach ©
Condado Beach

3
nights
Roseau, Dominica

Roseau ©
The capital city, Roseau maintains a small scale, but possesses a convincing Caribbean charm in its architecture, cuisine, and culture.
Get out of town with these interesting Roseau side-trips: Morne Trois Pitons National Park (Boiling Lake & Morne Nichols). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Trafalgar Falls and contemplate the waterfront views at Breakfast River.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Roseau trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Juan to Roseau takes 5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Roseau

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Morne Trois Pitons National Park
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Boiling Lake ©
Boiling Lake
Trafalgar Falls ©
Trafalgar Falls
Morne Nichols ©
Morne Nichols

2
nights
Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico

Isla de Vieques ©
For sixty years until 2003, most of the Isla de Vieques was closed off to the public, with the US Navy using the island's beaches and surrounding waters for drills and testing of new military machinery, such as bombs.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the waterfront at Malecon and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sun Bay Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Media Luna Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along Mosquito Pier, and then stroll through Vieques National Wildlife Refuge.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Isla de Vieques online journey builder.

You can fly from Roseau to Isla de Vieques in 7 hours. March in Isla de Vieques sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Culebra.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 13 — 15:
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Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge ©
Vieques National Wildlife Refuge
Media Luna Beach ©
Media Luna Beach

3
nights
Culebra, Puerto Rico

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Culebrita Lighthouse, then step off the mainland to explore Culebrita Island, and then kick back and relax at Zoni Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Playa Punta Soldado Beach and then kick back and relax at Flamenco Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Culebra tour planning website.

Getting from Isla de Vieques to Culebra by combination of car and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in March, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Culebra

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 18:
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Culebrita Island ©
Culebrita Island
Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach

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