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, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico - Puerta de San Juan Street

Puerta de San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – Puerta de San Juan Street

Where

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

By Train

No.

By Bus

The area is served by local buses.

By Plane

The nearest airport is the Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport (SJU).

Puerta de San Juan, Puerto Rico - Airport Terminal A

Puerta de San Juan, Puerto Rico – Airport Terminal A

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).

By Car

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.

Puerta de San Juan, Puerto Rico - Hilton Hotel

Puerta de San Juan, Puerto Rico – Hilton Hotel

==>> You can find a list of hotels from TripAdvisor here.

 

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.

==>> You can find a list of restaurants from TripAdvisor here.

 

What To Do

 Check out the Gate from different angles. Also walk through the actual gate itself as its pretty massive.

Puerta de San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico - Puerta de San Juan

Puerta de San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – Puerta de San Juan

 

Puerta de San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico - Puerta de San Juan

Puerta de San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – Puerta de San Juan

 

Puerta de San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico - Puerta de San Juan

Puerta de San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – Puerta de San Juan

Additional Information

Language: Spanish, English

Currency: US Dollar (USD)

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Puerta de San Juan, Old San Juan, Puerto Rico – Puerta de San Juan

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