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Paseo de la Princesa

Paseo de la Princesa, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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This restored 19th-century esplanade is the place to begin your stroll through Old San Juan, because of its central location and its inexhaustible charm.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice walk” (61 reviews)
“raices fountain” (18 reviews)
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Paseo de la Princesa, San Juan, Puerto Rico
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"nice walk"
in 61 reviews
"raices fountain"
in 18 reviews
"tree lined street"
in 10 reviews
"tourism company"
in 9 reviews
"old san juan"
in 183 reviews
"san juan gate"
in 39 reviews
"romantic walk"
in 14 reviews
"old jail"
in 9 reviews
"local vendors"
in 15 reviews
"street vendors"
in 24 reviews
"old city walls"
in 9 reviews
"food vendors"
in 8 reviews
"arts and crafts"
in 8 reviews
"great place to walk"
in 8 reviews
"puerto rico"
in 49 reviews
"beautiful area"
in 8 reviews
"beautiful scenery"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would recommend walking along the walls of Old San Juan via Paseo de la Princesa on your way around to the Gate of San Juan and Forts. The streets are sometimes filled with local vendors that you can buy some artesian crafts and souvenirs and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I couldn't say much about this as it was closed for renovations when we went this past weekend during Easter. So definitely check if it is open if you are going anytime soon before you waste time walking over there. You can see the main...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Take the Paseo on your way to the fortress (del Morro). Ascend along the rocky seashore to the very impressive fortress with its stunning views. The Paseo is level walking from the cruise ship terminals (and Senor Frog's) to the seashore. There are various vendors...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

There is a lot of history along this street and it offers a great view of the old walls surrounding Old San Juan. It also takes you by the Roots Fountain and the Gate of San Juan (Puerta de San Juan). We walked along the...More

Thank John E
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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Paseo de la Princesa is named for the infamous prison called La Princesa that was housed in and beneath what is now the Puerto Rico Tourism Company. An old cell can still be seen during business hours. If you walk past the tourism company towards...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Nice walk through the city and the bay. They have food vendors outside also a big bar-restaurant and then you keep walking through paseo del morro around the fort but on the trail thtough the waterftont. Great walk! About 1.5 miles!

1  Thank nabeab
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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

I always love to walk here. This is a great place to take a stroll after a big meal in Old San Juan.

Thank Jerry D
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

This is a nice place for a stroll. Sometimes there is music, street food, and locals selling good. The street food is excellent!

1  Thank nmjr11
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Great restaurant and live show. Its mostly outside setting and loud but the food is amazing. They took us in without a reservation.

Thank kigs
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Reviewed 16 February 2018

We missed the weekend market, but the walk along the water is quite and reflective. It is close by to where the cruise ships dock. The centerpiece in my opinion is the Raices Fountain which depicts the rich cultural diversity and heritage of Puerto Rico....More

Thank Paul D
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Nacy J
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Response from justogabriel | Reviewed this property |
2 Hour Segway tour will get you to see part of the Old San Juan...that is all, Old San Juan (Where most of the Tour boats dock) is quite big. Segways are easy to handle, so taking pictures should be easy...but, again...Old... More
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