"Talking Buildings" is a first-person account of the historic buildings of Old San Juan. Created by the Saint John's School 6th grade Social Studies class of 2022, this audio walking tour will take you on a journey through time, from the 16th century to modern day.
If you'd like to donate to the San José Church, as mentioned in the route, please follow this link: iglesiasanjosepr.org
UNESCO sites include: El Castillo de San Cristobal, El Morro, La Fortaleza
Begin at Castillo de San Cristobal. There are two entrances; start at the bottom entrance near Plaza Colon.
Places to stop along the way:
Trapiche Gelato - gelato, ice-cream, dessert. Hand-made by locals.
Luca - boutique
Palmas - restaurant (typical Puerto Rican food)
Best time of day:
The morning hours are cooler, and make for a more pleasurable walk. Avoid walking at midday, as the sun and heat are very strong.
Old San Juan is very safe. We recommend staying hydrated during your walk.