Puerto Rico A Taste of San Juan Christmas Week-End Culinary Getaway
December 23rd – 27th 2016
Package Cost Includes: Hotel Accommodation, Airport Transfers, Cooking Lessons, All Meals, Spa Treatments, Tapas Party, Local and Cultural Excursions.
Christmas in Puerto Rico is a die hard “All Time Celebration”. The holidays begin as early as November until Mid-January. The “All Island Revelry” includes, Church Masses, Local Carol singing, along with local Christmas parties serving all types of local Puerto Ricans dishes to include Roast Pork, Pasteles, Rice and Beans and more.
You will enjoy a 4 day week-end getaway in the old city of San Juan Puerto Rico. Famous for its old world charm and hospitality. We will stay at Hotel El Convento, formerly a Carmelite convent dating back to 1648.
Your four day week-end indulgence will include:
Nature Walks Through the Old City of San Juan
Farmers Market Tours
Rain forest Beach/Waterfall Tour
Arrival and pick-up from “Luis Munoz Marin International Airport”. Plan to arrive early to enjoy lunch at the hotel open air tapas restaurant ” El Picoteo”, after your tour briefing, enjoy the rest of the afternoon unwinding at the hotel rooftop pool.
Wake up refreshed, after breakfast for a time of strolling and shopping where you will find bargain shopping in abundance of duty free rum, perfumes, leather, and other top name brands finds.
Afternoon is reserved to enjoy the local sights and flavors of old San Juan with our history and food tour. You will enjoy the authentic taste of Puerto Rican food with our foodie lunch tour. Followed by our demonstration cooking class by our local professional Chef. Evenings is left for exploring on your own, or enjoy an in house dinner in the hotels restaurant.
Optional: Enjoy Christmas in Puerto Rico by joining in the Christmas mass and carol singing celebration, followed by the touring the city street side food fair.
After breakfast we will head out for our day excursion rain-forest and beach tour. We will be beach hopping while enjoying some of San Juan famous beaches, along with exploring of the local rain-forest and its base waterfall perfect for swimming. You will enjoy a locally prepared Puerto Rican lunch picnic. The day is topped off with kayaking through the area “Fajardo’s Bay” back at the hotel dinner on your own or enjoy our tapa’s night dinner party.
After breakfast, you are free to explore on your own. Later spend the afternoon relaxing in our local resort spa. Dinner at the Tropical Bistro Restaurant.
Optional: Enjoy Puerto Rico’s Folkloric celebration of Hatillo Mask Festival.
After breakfast depending on your flight you can spend the time for last minute shopping or enjoying some last minute poolside cocktails. You van will be available to take you back to the airport.
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