Puerto Rico's Finest: The Grand Tour San Juan and Ponce, PR July 11-19, 2023 $3,425.00 per person, double
TRIP OVERVIEW: Discover the cultural offerings of old San Juan and tour the artistic neighborhood of Perla with its endless murals and charm. Travel to the city of Ponce, in the south of the island, where you can learn about the unique Creole architectural style, enjoy the Puerto Rican music museum and of course, the majestic Serrallés Castle. Be amazed by the natural beauty of the landscapes of the island of Culebra and enjoy its Caribbean beaches. Note: This is a learning tour designed for students (high school and college), adults who wish to broaden their horizons thru cultural exchanges, and those who enjoy discovering more about the history and peoples of a destination. Those who may want to serve as a group leader should reach out to us for more information.
TRIP INCLUSIONS: ● Bilingual Staff ● Expert Tour Coordinator during the entire program ● On-site program orientation session with welcome packets ● One (1) lecture focus on Puerto Rican Nation. ● Entrance fees to: o San Juan: Old San Juan walking tour, San Cristobal Fortress, El Yunque National Rainforest, Salsa Bomba & Plena Workshop, Bacardi Rum Factory, Cooking Workshop, La Perla Neighborhood walking tour, theater play. o Fajardo: Culebra Island visit and Flamenco Beach o Ponce: Hacienda Cafetera la Pomarrosa, "Toro Negro" Panoramic Tour, Puerto Rican Music Museum and Serrallés Castle Museum o Adjuntas: Casa Pueblo Social project ● Expert Local Guides for each visit
ACCOMMODATIONS AND MEALS: ● Six (6) nights accommodation in a 3/4* hotel in double rooms in San Juan with breakfast included. ● Two (2) nights accommodation in a 3/4* hotel in double rooms in Ponce with breakfast included. ● Two (2) lunches as well as Welcome dinner and Farewell dinner. Other meals on own.
TRANSPORTATION: Ground transportation when necessary for all included cultural trips, excursions, and visits. ● One (1) group airport transfer at the beginning and one (1) group airport transfer at the end of the program. ● Participants arriving/departing outside the arranged group transfer will be responsible for their own transportation arrangements and costs. OTHER PROGRAM INCLUSIONS: ● Worldwide Health Insurance for the duration of the program ● Full-time local Group Leader accompaniment ● 24/7 emergency support from on-site staff in Puerto Rico ● Tips are included throughout the program ● Taxes
Deposits/Payments: $500.00 per person due by January 15, 2022. Full payment required by May 10, 2023.
Cancellation Policy: Initial deposit is non-refundable. If cancellation occurs from 60-30 days before departure, 50% if the total cost is non-refundable. If cancellation occurs from 29-1 days prior to departure, 75% of the total cost is non-refundable. After travel commences on July 11, 100% of the cost is non-refundable.
Travel insurance is strongly recommended. Request a quote, please. Reference #ALANSJU723 Contact Joy! Cruises and Tours Inc, 919-680-3337 for booking and information.