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Make Memories at Old San Juan Holiday Events

Celebrate the holidays in San Juan, where the spirit of the city comes alive this season. Create new traditions while enjoying fun holiday events, festivals, music and local cuisine. Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner with the family, see the twinkling Christmas lights, shop for that perfect gift and celebrate the New Year. Book our City, State holiday specials at Hotel El Convento and make memories to last a lifetime.

Old San Juan, Holiday Events

  • Fiesta de Reyes de La Fortaleza

    • Date: January 6, 2018
    • Location/Address: La Fortaleza
  • San Sebastián Festival

    • Date: January 18 - 21, 2017
    • Location/ Address: Old San Juan

Old San Juan, Holiday Dining

Old San Juan, Holiday Shopping

Old San Juan: Things to Do & Attractions

Tours

  • Visit our Concierge Desk for information on the Walking Tours available!

Forts

  • San Felipe El Morro

    Designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1983, El Morro is made up of six levels, which include dungeons, barracks, passageways, and storerooms. Walk along to see cannons that still face the ocean, step inside one of the garitas, which have become an iconic symbol of Puerto Rico.
  • Castillo de San Cristóbal

    Rising almost 150 feet above sea level, this Castle is a massive structure that occupies most of the northeast edge of Old San Juan and was built to protect the city from land invasions.
Hours for El Morro and San Cristóbal parks are from 9AM to 6PM daily, and price is $5 per person.
  • La Fortaleza

    Literally translates to "The Fortress", is the oldest governor's mansion still in use in the Western Hemisphere. The first fortification built in Old San Juan has guided tours everyday except on Holidays and is free of entrance to the site. Info: 787-721-7000, ext. 2358

Old San Juan, Hotel Holiday Specials

  • Hot for Holiday Special

    Sip into the local draft beer experience or enjoy a complimentary 30-minute massage; whichever your preference, this package is the right option!