San Juan, Puerto Rico’s capital, boasts cobblestone streets and historic buildings despite being an American territory. For a great view of the beach, ocean, mountains, and historic Old San Juan on your first visit to San Juan take a stroll along the sentries’ walk of the historic El Morro fort. Puerto Rico experiences hurricane season from June to November. The peak tourist season for San Juan is from December to April, so prices are high, and hotels are fully booked. When you visit, you’ll find better weather and fewer crowds in late spring and fall.