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Castillo de San Cristóbal

29 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Sandra
Sandra
November 12, 2019
Part of Puerto Rico history. Beautiful views to enjoy.
Gina
Gina
October 28, 2019
Built in 1634 to protect San Juan from land attacks, the San Cristóbal Fort is the largest Spanish fort in the Americas covering some 27 acres of land. At the beginning of the experience, you can watch a short film that explai­­­ns the history of the fort and listen to an orientation offered by the…
Laiza
Laiza
October 25, 2019
El Morro and Castillo de San Cristobal are among the most visited attractions on the island.
Marta
Marta
October 10, 2019
Lot's of sunblock and a hat and camera or your cell.
AdaZoe & Family
AdaZoe & Family
August 07, 2019
Spanish colonial castle. A must!

Castillo de San Cristóbal by Airbnb Experiences

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“You walk in and have a blend of history and breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean. Is a must while in Old San Juan”
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“You cannot go to the Old San Juan and miss the main attraction which is this beautiful Fort. Rich of our culture with tremendous views!”
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Location
501 Calle Norzagaray
Viejo San Juan, San Juan 00901
Phone+1 787-449-4049
Websitenps.gov
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:00 AM