San Juan


Established in 1521, San Juan is the second-oldest European-founded settlement in the Americas and the oldest under US jurisdiction. Shoehorned onto a tiny islet that guards the entrance to San Juan harbor, the old town was inaugurated almost a century before the Mayflower laid anchor in present-day Massachusetts, and is now a historic wonderland that juxtaposes historical authenticity with pulsating modern energy.
Beyond its timeworn 15ft-thick walls, San Juan is far more than a collection of well-polished colonial artifacts – it’s also a mosaic of ever-evolving neighborhoods such as Santurce, which has a raw vitality fueled by galleries, superb restaurants and a bar scene that takes over the streets at night.

We are very pleased that we could resume flights to San Juan, but the immigration and health authorities may have strict entry requirements and travel regulations in place that travelers must comply with. Make sure you are up to date with these requirements before you travel! click here for the links to the authorities websites

Useful Info


Time
4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-4). Daylight Saving Time is not observed.


Electricity
110 volts


Language
Spanish, English and French


Currency
US dollar


Emergency number
911


Capital
San Juan


Area
3.515 square miles


Communication
The country code for Puerto Rico is +1-787.


Climate
The average annual temperature in Puerto Rico is 26⁰C. The high-season is between December – April and July – August. During the annual hurricane season from July – December you can expect tropical storms


Public Holidays
- Jan 1: New Year's Day
- Jan 6: Epiphany
- Jan 18: Martin Luther King Jr Day
- Feb 9: Carnival
- Feb 14: Valentine's Day
- Feb 15: Presidents' Day
- March 20: Equinox
- March 22: Emancipation Day
- March 25: Good Friday
- March 27: Easter
- May 8: Mothers' Day
- May 30: Memorial Day
- June 19: Fathers' Day
- June 20: June Solstice
- July 4: US Independence Day
- July 25: Constitution Day
- Sept 5: Labor Day
- Sept 22: Equinox
- October 12: Columbus Day
- Nov 11: Veterans Day
- Nov 19: Discovery Day
- Nov 24: Thanksgiving
- Dec 21: Solstice
- Dec 24: Christmas Eve
- Dec 25: Christmas Day
- Dec 31: New Year's Eve

Airport Info


Address
Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport


Facilities
San Juan airport has several facilities in the terminal building such as: a hotel, barber shop, beauty salons, souvenir and duty free shops, a bank and many ATMs.


Internet
Wi-Fi is available in some café’s and restaurants.


Airport taxis
There are fixed rates to different places.


Airport parking
Multi-level parking charged at hourly rates is available 24 hours a day. American Parking Systems provides long-term parking options.


Getting to the city
Taxis and busses are available, located in front of the airport.


Car rental
There are different car rental agencies near the airport.

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