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“Old town feel”
Review of Old San Juan

Old San Juan
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US$40.00*
and up
Old San Juan Walking Tour
Ranked #1 of 208 things to do in San Juan
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Consisting of 400 restored buildings from the 16th- and 17th-century Spanish colonial period, this area in San Juan is steeped in history with an old-world and romantic European charm.
Useful Information: Activities for older children
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This area reminded me of the French quarters in New orleans. A lot of shops, restaurants, bars, brick roads. Etc. I would stroll through here around dinner time.

Thank Jet573503
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

The old fort is fascinating, well preserved property for nice long walks and views of the seas. Lots of spots to sit for a picnic, or just enjoy the scenery. Lots of walking if you want to get up close, parking is not very close so be prepared to walk a bit to see everything. We did not go very far into it, but could see lots who did and we enjoyed it from our distance. The scenery alone was worth the stop.

Thank mlynnb
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Kids has a great time in old San Juan. Food is overpriced but well worth the day trip. Great historical spot to visit while you are in PR

Thank Donnie3R
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Was here for a day on my weeklong Royal Caribbean Cruise. It was my favorite cruise stop of all the places I’ve been...and there have been many. Even with the recent hurricane, the pure beauty of the island shines through. The mixture of history and nature are a perfect pair. #supporttourism

Thank ikr1steni81
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

We had an interesting conducted walking tour around Old San Juan visiting various places of interest including the Fort, Cathedral, Governor's House and the many crowded streets.

Thank Tony W
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