We loved the forts. The views are some of the best in Old San Juan. My only recommendation is to start your day early and you can enter both forts for one price.
About Castillo de San Cristobal
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Great place to walk the walls that protected the city of San Juan for centuries! enjoy the sights of the San Juan bay entrance as well the Atlantic ocean thru its "garitas". Stroll thru the recently built walkway, and enjoy having the water on one...More
I got lucky and found a hostel just across the street from Castillo de San Cristobal. Easy to walk around, learn a bit about history and enjoy the views. A must do while in Old San Juan.
This was our second time to San Juan and to Castillo de San Cristobal. The first time we didn't take the tour we just looked around outside of it and went up to the look out tower over the ocean. This time we decided to...More
Nice to learn about the incredible history here and so much to look at. Fabulous photo opportunities and breathtaking views as well. We even saw a small crab and an iguana. We loved the Sentry Boxes.
Ineresting intro video of the islands history... from the invasions from the English, Dutch and Spanish.
Live the history of Colonial period of Puerto Rico. Walk the halls and exhibitions of this historic fort. Unique experience to all ages and audiences. You can miss this place.
The location of this fort is wonderful! It's very close to the cruise ship terminals for those who are coming in by boat, and almost right next door to Posada San Francisco (Hostel) for those who are staying in a budget hostel like I did....More