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San Juan, Puerto Rico is full of interesting attractions, and the rest of island offers hundreds more.  If you’re a traveler who loves to really get to know a destination, it can be overwhelming choosing what to do and getting a real feel of the place.  Tour guides offer an excellent way to get to know a destination when you’re short on time.

If you’re on a tight budget or would rather not drive or walk much, you can see the wonderful attractions of Old San Juan by taking the free trolley.  Just make sure you grab a map from your hotel or a Puerto Rico Tourism Company office first.  If you have rental car, drive along the beach areas of Condado, Ocean Park, and Isla Verde, or into Old San Juan, or venture out of the city to see more of Puerto Rico’s wonders – one of the things we love to do!  However, if you’re new to San Juan and Puerto Rico, we recommend using one of a number of tour guides ready to help you see the attractions in various, unique, and fun ways, and to make sure you don’t miss any top attractions.

Following we have listed numerous ways to see the sights, along with a variety of fun and informative Sightseeing activities to do while you’re on vacation in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Please call the phone numbers provided for more information.

Aerial Sightseeing

The following businesses offer Aerial Sightseeing Tours by airplane or helicopter – fun for both adults & kids:
  • Puerto Rico Helitours     (787) 497-5323
  • Rico Sun Tours/ RST     (787) 722-2080
  • SeaPlanes in Paradise     888-842-2055 / 602-377-8470
  • Vertical Solutions     787-944-3014

Bacardi Distillery Tour

This tour is a must-do if you have time while in Old San Juan.  You can easily take the ferry over to Catano from Old San Juan, take a short taxi ride to the distillery and book your own tour of the distillery.  The following businesses will coordinate a tour of the Bacardi Distillery yourself (Casa Bacardi) for you:
  • Amigos Tours & Travels     (787) 758-6533
  • Castillo Tours – 787-791-6195
  • Countryside Tours     787-593-9014
  • Dragonfly Adventures     787-889-7430
  • Eco Action Tours     787-791-7509
  • GSI Tours     800-720-7447     787-863-6890
  • Puerto Rico Tour Services     787-562-8483/ 787-632-6683
  • Rico Sun Tours/ RST     (787) 722-2080
  • San Juan Happy Tours     787-237-7727
  • Tour Coop of Puerto Rico     787-762-7155
  • Trans-Travel Tours & Logistics     (787) 727-4479/ (787) 615-7568

Boat & Water Tours

Take in the breathtaking scenery while on the water enjoying a Boat or Jet Ski Tour of San Juan, Puerto Rico through one of the following businesses:
  • Aquatica Jet Ski Tour    (787) 531-3593
  • San Juan Tours     888-806-2343
  • San Juan Water Tours     (787) 624-6295

Drive around San Juan & Puerto Rico

If you want to save money, grab a map at your hotel or the nearest Puerto Rico Tourism Company office, rent a car in San Juan, and drive around to see attractions and beaches, or to enjoy activities all around Puerto Rico.  This way, you not only save money, but you can make your own convenient itinerary.  Just be sure to avoid rush hour in the morning and late afternoon around San Juan.  You can even drive your car to the Fajardo Ferry Terminal and hitch a ride to the beautiful eastern islands of Vieques and Culebra.

Free Trolley Sightseeing

If you would rather not walk the streets of Old San Juan to find top attractions yourself, hop on the free trolley which will drop you off near top attractions.

Segway Tours

The Segway PT is a two-wheeled, self-balancing, battery-powered electric vehicle…

The following business offers a really nice and unique guided Segway Tour of Old San Juan:

  • Segway Tours of Puerto Rico (787) 598-9455

Sightseeing Tours

The following tour operators offer various types of guided Sightseeing Tours in and around San Juan, including historical tours, beach tours, city tours and more:
  • Acampa Nature Adventure Tours     787-706-0695
  • Akuadventures Island Tours     (787) 685-9522
  • Amigos Tours & Travels     (787) 758-6533
  • Aquatica Jet Ski Tour    (787) 531-3593
  • Castillo Tours – 787-791-6195
  • Colonial Adventure at Old San Juan Countryside Tours     787-593-9014
  • Dragonfly Adventures     787-889-7430
  • Eco Action Tours     787-791-7509
  • GSI Tours     800-720-7447     787-863-6890
  • Legends of Puerto Rico, Inc.     (787) 605-9060
  • Old San Juan Heritage Walking Tours, Inc.     787-725-6891
  • Puerto Rico Tour Services     787-562-8483/ 787-632-6683
  • Rico Sun Tours/ RST     (787) 722-2080
  • San Juan Tours     888-806-2343
  • San Juan Happy Tours     787-237-7727
  • Tour Coop of Puerto Rico     787-762-7155
  • Trans-Travel Tours & Logistics     (787) 727-4479/ (787) 615-7568
  • Velauno Condado Water Sports    787-470-9099  /  787-728-8716

Walking Tours

San Juan, Puerto Rico, and especially Old San Juan, offer some of the best walking tour and historical tour experiences in the world.  If you wish to sight see on your own make sure you have a tour map from your hotel, cruise line, or the tourism office). If you wish to get to know the city in more detail take a guided tour through one of the many friendly and knowledgeable tour operators below:

  • Acampa Nature Adventure Tours     787-706-0695
  • Akuadventures Island Tours     (787) 685-9522
  • Amigos Tours & Travels     (787) 758-6533
  • Castillo Tours – 787-791-6195
  • Colonial Adventure at Old San Juan
  • Countryside Tours     787-593-9014
  • GSI Tours     800-720-7447     787-863-6890
  • Legends of Puerto Rico, Inc.     (787) 605-9060
  • Old San Juan Heritage Walking Tours, Inc.     787-725-6891
  • Puerto Rico Tour Services     787-562-8483/ 787-632-6683
  • Rico Sun Tours/ RST     (787) 722-2080
  • Trans-Travel Tours & Logistics     (787) 727-4479/ (787) 615-7568
  • Travel Services, Inc.     787-982-1200

 

 

 

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