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Old San Juan Best Kept Secrets Tour

historiakierros

Old San Juan Best Kept Secrets Tour

1124 arvostelua
Kesto
2 tuntia
Ryhmän koko
Korkeintaan 10 henkilöä
Järjestetään kielellä
Englanti
historiakierros

Old San Juan Best Kept Secrets Tour

historiakierros

Old San Juan Best Kept Secrets Tour

1124 arvostelua
Kesto
2 tuntia
Ryhmän koko
Korkeintaan 10 henkilöä
Järjestetään kielellä
Englanti

Mitä teet

We will be exploring the 500 year old walled city of Old San Juan, discovering secret corners and little-known spots full of charm and steeped in history, that remain unnoticed to the casual visitor. As we walk through Old San Juan’s blue cobblestoned streets, accompanied by a knowledgeable local architect, we'll be learning about how the city was built in this rocky island jutting out to the sea, observing the urban layout, constructive methods and architectural details of the Spanish colonial buildings and defensive structures. In this 2 hour stroll you'll experience historical architecture with an insider, not just as a tourist, since we will be visiting private residences and places with limited access. You'll have a chance to peer into dungeons, wonder at frescoed chapels, and climb rooftops to explore hidden towers, basque in secluded Spanish patios, and learn about the fascinating historical characters and events that shaped the city, as we delve into the mysteries of this quintessential Spanish Caribbean stronghold.

Elämysjärjestäjäsi

Andy

Andy

Through my work as an architect, I've come to appreciate the fine classical tradition in many of Puerto Rico’s historic buildings, in the layout of its towns, and the clever design of its old homes. The quality and rich detail of our small island’s historic architecture, which spans across 500 years of history is impressive. Concerned by how little known our architectural heritage is to outside visitors and even to the locals, in 2011, I founded a nonprofit, volunteer-based institution focused on educating the public about Puerto Rico’s spectacular historical environment.

Tietoja järjestöstä

Puerto Rico Historic Buildings Drawing Society

Puerto Rico Historic Building Drawings Society—PRHBDS—is a private Puerto Rico-based nonprofit organization founded in 2011, with the mission of educating the public about Puerto Rico's history and architectural heritage, and creating awareness of the need for its preservation. Our digital collection of 5000 documents, measured drawings, historic images, and maps are available free of charge.

Tämä on sosiaalisen vaikuttamisen elämys, ja osallistumismaksusi menee 100-prosenttisesti järjestölle Puerto Rico Historic Buildings Drawing Society.

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We will be in historic Old San Juan, a walled city located in an islet in San Juan Bay, exploring 5 to 7 historic structures, including centuries old churches, private residences, and rooftops, among other best kept secrets of the oldest city under the American flag. You will go beyond the usual touristy experience, hand in hand with a local architect, experiencing the spectacular historic architecture of this world- heritage site.

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Peruutusehto

Minkä tahansa elämyksen voi peruuttaa täydellä hyvityksellä 24 tunnin sisällä sen ostamisesta.

Viestintäkäytäntö

Viesti aina Airbnb:n kautta. Maksusi turvaamiseksi älä koskaan lähetä rahaa äläkä viesti Airbnb-sivuston tai -sovelluksen ulkopuolella.

Varausvaatimukset

Vieraiden enimmäismäärä on 10, ja vähintään 2-vuotiaat vieraat voivat osallistua.

Lisää vinkkejä

Tour leaves SHARP at departure time. Please allow extra time to find parking and meeting location. Participants need to check in 10 m before tour starting time. If you are interested in tour dates not in the calendar, please inquire about availability.
Andy
historiakierros
Old San Juan Best Kept Secrets Tour
1124 arvostelua
$25/henkilö lähtien
1124 arvostelua
$25/henkilö lähtien