San Juan

Puerto Rico

San Juan Cruises

Founded in 1521, San Juan's picturesque cobblestone streets, plazas and chapels reflect its Spanish heritage. But the second oldest city in the Americas also boasts fine beaches, lush rainforests, verdant mountainsides, imposing forts and a lovely tropical climate. Looking for a cruise to San Juan? Check out our selection of Caribbean cruises and read all about why you should cruise from San Juan.

What you NEED TO KNOW

  • Port Name & Location
    Port of San Juan
    Ship will DOCK and may DEPART from this port.
  • Time Zone
    AST (Atlantic Standard Time)
    UTC/GMT -4 hours
  • Language
    The local language is Spanish. Say "how much does this cost?" in Spanish: "cuánto cuesta esto?"
  • Currency & Shopping
    US Dollar (USD)
    Souvenirs, jewelry, local art and Puerto Rican Rum. View our Port Shopping Guide.
    • Best Way to Get Around
      Organized Shore Excursions for ATV adventure, horseback riding, rainforest drive and hike. Old San Juan is a 10 minute taxi ride. Rental cars, Taxis and buses available.
    • Famous For
      San Juan is the capital and most populous city in Puerto Rico. Don't miss Castillo de San Cristóbal, Old San Juan, La Fortaleza and the Catedral de San Juan.
    • Fun Fact #1
      El Yunque is the only subtropical rainforest in the U.S. National Forest Service.
    • Tip
      More than 70% of the rum sold in the U.S. comes from Puerto Rico. For other drinks try these, Cocktails on your Caribbean Cruise

San Juan TOP EXCURSIONS

A Variety of Choices

We know the destinations you'll be visiting and what there is to see, do and experience. We offer you a variety of excursions to choose from, in every port you'll visit.

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San Juan City Tour

Enjoy a guided drive through one of the most beautiful cities in the Caribbean with its 17th century architecture and hi...

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Evening San Juan City Tour and Bacardi

Tour the famous Bacardi Visitor Center which traces the famed rum distillery's history and heritage from the company's f...

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Cuisine Tasting & Historic Walk

Discover the magic of a "cocina criolla" by spicing up your day with a cooking and dining experience where you'll taste ...

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El Yunque Rainforest Drive

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to visit El Yunque National Rainforest, the only rainforest in the U.S. National Fore...

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Featured San Juan CRUISE ITINERARIES

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Magnificent viewpoint from Shirley Heights

11-Day Southern Caribbean from New York

Expect breathtaking views and sugary sand beaches.
SHIP Norwegian Gem
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK New York (New York);
San Juan (Puerto Rico); Basseterre (St. Kitts); Castries (St. Lucia); Bridgetown (Barbados); St. John's (Antigua); St. Thomas (US Virgin Islands);
DISEMBARK New York (New York);
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Stroll San Juan’s vibrant, historic streets.

7-Day Southern Caribbean from San Juan

Beauty and charm abound on this idyllic Caribbean itinerary. | Hiking, snorkelling, gambling, and shopping are all available on this dynamic itinerary
SHIP Norwegian Dawn
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK San Juan (Puerto Rico);
Bridgetown (Barbados); St. John's (Antigua); Basseterre (St. Kitts); Philipsburg (St. Maarten); St. Thomas (US Virgin Islands);
DISEMBARK San Juan (Puerto Rico);
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Relax on the beach at Bridgetown’s Bottom Bay.

7-Day Southern Caribbean from San Juan

Come aboard the newly refurbished Norwegian Dawn.
SHIP Norwegian Dawn
PORTS OF CALL EMBARK San Juan (Puerto Rico);
Bridgetown (Barbados); Castries (St. Lucia); St. John's (Antigua); St. Thomas (US Virgin Islands); Tortola (British Virgin Islands);
DISEMBARK San Juan (Puerto Rico);
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