Beginwith pickup from your San Juan hotel, and travel in the company of your guide and small group to Ponce, roughly 1.5 hours away.
Visit the Ponce Historic Zone, known for its unique architecture and downtown plaza. Admire Our Lady of Guadalupe Cathedral, the century-old red-and-black wooden firehouse Parque de Bombas, and the neoclassical and Spanish Revival facades as you go.
Your day tripincludes admission to some of Ponces top attractions, including Tibes Ceremonial Indian Park, an ancient Indian site thats the oldest cemetery uncovered to date in the Antilles. Wander along its 12 stone structures, including ceremonial plazas and ball courts (nine of which are open to the public today).
Youll also pay a visit to the Ponce Museum of Art, the largest art museum in the Caribbean. Peruse more than 5,000 European and Latin American works some dating back 500 years, as well as a growing collection of contemporary art. Admire iconic pieces such as Fredrick Lord Leightons gorgeous Flaming June, and Brushstrokes in Flight,a 28-foot-high painted metal sculpture by Roy Lichtenstein that marks the main entrance.
When your day in Ponce is through enjoy a leisurely ride back to your San Juan hotel.