Paseo De Morro

Located at the San Juan National Historic Site, Paseo de Morro is a trail that surrounds the city of Old San Juan, a path that directly corresponds with the masonry walls. Guests are welcome to walk the trail to learn more about the history of Old San Juan.


Paseo del Morro is located along the masonry walls and at once time served as the maintenance road for the west section of the city wall. Today, it is a National Recreational Trail and runs from the San Juan Gate to Castillo San Felipe del Morro. Those that walk the trail will be treated to a view of the Atlantic Ocean.

Staying Close

Paseo De Morro is located in Old San Juan, meaning those visiting this region of Puerto Rico will have the benefit of easy access to this historic attraction for the duration of their trip. Although the area isn't swarming with tourists, you'll still find a sizable number of accommodations to pick from.

Hotels near Paseo De Morro
Hotel Type Distance Direction
Villa Herencia B & B -- --
The Caleta Guesthouse Hotel -- --
Hotel El Convento Hotel 0.1 mi. (0.2 km) ENE
CasaBlanca Hotel Hotel -- --
Hotel Plaza de Armas Old San Juan Hotel 0.2 mi. (0.1 km) E
The Gallery Inn Hotel 0.3 mi. (0.3 km) NE
Sj Suites Hotel Hotel -- --

Location and What's Nearby

Energetic guests may additionally be charmed by the area because of the possibility of outdoor options. Historic site guests also hoping to play a round or two of golf should look into the nearest course, Fort Buchanan Golf Club. Free moments can also be enjoyed at Escambrion Beach, the closest beach. However, while these options may be the easiest to get to, there will still be numerous equally enjoyable outdoor possibilities. Historic site visitors will discover multiple indoor places to visit in the vicinity. Not far away are another pair of places close-by you may find worth a visit--Plaza De La Rogativa and San Juan Gate.


Operating Hours

San Juan National Historic Site, which encompasses the trail, is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


While there is no official cost to walk the trail, the cost to visit the surrounding forts is $3(USD) per fort, or $5(USD) for both. This price is for adults 16 and up, those aged 15 and under are free. It is also important to be aware that parking is free for one hour, but will cost $2(USD) per each additional hour.

Contact Information


Location: San Juan, Puerto Rico


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