San Juan / Puerto Rico
San Juan is the capital and most populous municipality in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, an unincorporated territory of the United States. As of the 2010 census, it is the 46th-largest city under the jurisdiction of the United States, with a population of 395,326. San Juan was founded by Spanish colonists in 1521, who called it Ciudad de Puerto Rico (“Rich Port City”). Puerto Rico’s capital is the second oldest European-established capital city in the Americas, after Santo Domingo, in the Dominican Republic. Several historical buildings are located in San Juan; among the most notable are the city’s former defensive forts, Fort San Felipe del Morro and Fort San Cristóbal, and La Fortaleza, the oldest executive mansion in continuous use in the Americas.
Important destination information
|City map:||Map of San Juan|
|Vaccination recommendations:||Institute for Tropical Diseases|
|Climate chart:||Climate in San Juan|
|Safety information:||Federal Foreign Office|
|Wi-Fi provider:||several WiFi-Hotspots|
Points of interest and venues
The list includes popular venues and is not deemed to be complete!
- Old San Juan
- Castillo San Cristóbal
- La Fortaleza
- Isla Verde (Beach)
- Museo de las Américas
- Museo de Arte de Puerto Rico
- Fortin de San Gerónimo
- Festung San Felipe del Morro
- Cathedral of San Juan Bautista
- San Juan National Historic Site
- Balneario El Escambrón (Beach)
- San José Church
- Paseo de la Princesa
- Capilla del Santo Cristo de la Salud
- Plaza de Colón
- Santa Maria Magdalena de Pazzis Cemetery
- Piñones State Forest
- Parque Forestal La Marquesa
- La Coca Falls
Map San Juan
You will find the points of interests and venues in this map. Furthermore, you will find the cruise port, WiFi Provider and Tourist Information.
Caption (picture above): You can choose the points of interests.
Sometimes, the distance of the cruise ship and the POIs are big. The port area is big and complex, also. To appraise the distances, you will see the cruise port, the main city and the POIs.
|Distance to the next POI:||approx. 0,5 km (Plaza Colón)|
|Distance to inner city:||approx. 0,5 km|
Current ship positions
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