10 days in Caribbean Itinerary

10 days in Caribbean Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Austin, United States
Fly:  10 h 45 min
1
Culebra, Puerto Rico
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h
4
Maho, St. Maarten-St. Martin
— 1 night
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Austin, United States

3
nights
Culebra, Puerto Rico

Culebra ©
With much of Culebra a nature refuge, the tropical island has been protected from overdevelopment, chain hotels, and the cruise set.
Visiting Flamenco Beach and Carlos Rosario Beach will get you outdoors. We've included these beaches for you: Zoni Beach and Tamarindo Beach. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Brava Beach.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Culebra trip planner.

Austin, USA to Culebra is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Austin to Culebra due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Austin in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Culebra, with lows around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Isla de Vieques.

Things to do in Culebra

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Flamenco Beach ©
Flamenco Beach
Zoni Beach ©
Zoni Beach
Tamarindo Beach ©
Tamarindo Beach

4
nights
Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico

Isla de Vieques ©
For sixty years until 2003, most of the Isla de Vieques was closed off to the public, with the US Navy using the island's beaches and surrounding waters for drills and testing of new military machinery, such as bombs.
You'll get in some beach time at Sun Bay Beach and Media Luna Beach. Visiting Secret Beach (Pata Prieta) and Vieques National Wildlife Refuge will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at La Chiva, tour the pleasant surroundings at Caracas Beach, and tour in harmony with nature at Eco Tours.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Isla de Vieques road trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Culebra to Isla de Vieques in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In May in Isla de Vieques, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 76°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Virgin Gorda.

Things to do in Isla de Vieques

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Sun Bay Beach ©
Sun Bay Beach
La Chiva ©
La Chiva
Media Luna Beach ©
Media Luna Beach

1
night
Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands

Virgin Gorda ©
Thankfully lacking some of the commercialism of other islands nearby, Virgin Gorda offers a relaxing place to holiday, and maintains a feeling of intimacy despite its reputation as an exclusive destination.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): stroll through Spring Bay and then take in the dramatic natural features at The Baths.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Virgin Gorda attractions planner.

You can fly from Isla de Vieques to Virgin Gorda in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and ferry. In May in Virgin Gorda, expect temperatures between 86°F during the day and 78°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Maho.

Things to do in Virgin Gorda

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Spring Bay ©
Spring Bay
The Baths ©
The Baths

1
night
Maho, St. Maarten-St. Martin

Maho ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Mullet Bay Beach and then kick back and relax at Maho Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Maho trip planner.

You can fly from Virgin Gorda to Maho in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight. In May, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 77°F. On the 11th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Maho

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Mullet Bay Beach
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Maho Beach ©
Maho Beach
Mullet Bay Beach ©
Mullet Bay Beach

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