201. Puerta De San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
Why Puerta De San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico
My driver told me that not many people go to the Gates of San Juan (Puerta De San Juan) even though they go to Old San Juan. Most just see the fort, a few bars and walk the cobblestone streets.
Puerta De San Juan is located in the Old San Juan area of Puerto Rico. It’s on the western side of Old San Juan and is one of the entrance. It’s just west of the British Virgin Islands.
How To Get Here
The area is served by local buses.
The nearest airport is the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU).
Airlines serving Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU) are:
Aeroland Airways (3S), Air Canada (AC), Air Europa (UX), Air Flamenco (F4), Air France (AF), Air Transat (TS), American Airlines (AA), Avianca (AV), Cape Air (9K), Condor (DE), Copa Airlines (CM), Corsair International (SS), Delta Air Lines (DL), Frontier Airlines (F9), Iberia Airlines (IB), JetBlue Airways (B6), Liat (LI), Pan Am World Airways Dominicana S.A (7N), Seaborne Airlines (BB), Southwest Airlines (WN), Spirit Airlines (NK), Sun Country Airlines (SY), Tradewind Aviation (TJ), United Airlines (UA), Vieques Air Link (V4), Volaris (Y4), WestJet (WS), Winair (WM) and interCaribbean Airways (JY).
If you are already in the region you can take the drive. Just use a service like Google Maps for directions.
By Cruise Ship
There are many cruise ships serving the island of Puerto Rico.
Where To Stay
Old San Juan has a few places to stay plus nearby Coronado has plenty of places to stay as well. So just take your pick based on taste and price range.
Where To Eat
There are many fine restaurants and bars in the Old San Juan area within close proximity to the Puerta de San Juan.
What To Do
Check out the Gate from different angles. Also walk through the actual gate itself as its pretty massive.
Language: Spanish, English
Currency: US Dollar (USD)
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